Discovr Delivers Total iOS 7 Overhaul For Its Music Discovery App With Streaming And Social Features

Discovr is one of those apps that has managed considerable success on the basis of doing one thing very well, in a number of different ways. The Australian startup behind the Discovr apps, Filter Squa

Restaurant Recommendation Service Nara Expands To Hotels

Nara, a Cambridge, Mass.-based recommendation service, today announced that it is expanding its service from restaurant recommendations to also include hotels in about 50 cities in the U.S. and Canada

Pinterest Targets Casual Visitors With New “Pinterest For Teachers” Site, May Add More Content Hubs In Future

Pinterest has launched what may be the first of several official "hubs" featuring content targeting a particular segment of its user base, with today's debut of a new "Pinterest for Teachers" site at

Now With 7 Million Installs, Drippler’s Personalized Mobile News App Gets An Upgrade

<a target="_blank" href="">Drippler</a>, the makers of mobile apps for <a target="_blank" href="">iOS</a>

Image-Based Personality Assessment Platform Woofound Raises $2M To Guide Students, Unemployed To Careers

<a target="_blank" href="">Woofound</a>, a Baltimore, Maryland-based startup, has raised an additional $2 million in seed funding for its image-based personality assessment platfor

“Pandora For E-Commerce” StyleSeek Raises $750K More In Seed Funding

Chicago-based <a target="_blank" href="">StyleSeek</a> has raised $750,000 more in pre-Series A funding for its e-commerce recommendations service for lifestyle products, whic

Mobile Shopping Companion Clutch Raises $5M Series B, Acquires Gift & Loyalty Platform Provider ProfitPoint

<a target="_blank" href="">Clutch</a>, a mobile application for iPhone and Android which aims to combine gift cards, coupons, comparison shopping, gifting, and personalized recom

CityMaps Announces $1.5M In Additional Series A Funding From A-Grade Investments, Endeca’s Founder & Others

<a target="_blank" href="">CityMaps</a>, a company <a target="_blank" href="">in the news this week</a> for a new version of its mobile

Nifti Reveals A Price-Tracking & Alerts Service Backed By $800K From Google Ventures, Otto Capital & Others

<a target="_blank" href="">Nifti</a>, a new shopping service that helps you keep track of when items you want to buy go on sale, is officially opening its doors today, backed by $

To Take On Google, Facebook’s Graph Search Engine Needs More Data, Better Signals

As Facebook begins <a href="">rolling out its Graph Search engine more broadly to its U.S. English-langu

Spotify Takes On iTunes Radio With Launch Of “Discover” For iPhone

<a target="_blank" href="">Spotify</a>'s "Discover" feature, a news feed offering recommendations, songs and playlists based on your current listening habits, has today made it

Why Apple Killed Genius For Apps, And What’s Next For The App Store’s Long Tail

Apple is no longer offering the "Genius" feature as a way to surface and discover new mobile applications in the iOS App Store in the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 7. Instea

Restaurant Discovery App Becomes A “Best Dish” Search Engine In Over 850 Cities Worldwide, the recently relaunched restaurant recommendation app which focuses on the best menu items, as opposed to overall venue reviews, is today rolling out an update which expands the service into

With Its Biggest Update Yet, Ness Debuts Instant, Personalized Restaurant Recommendations, Says Events, Nightlife Are Next

Ness, the restaurant recommendations app that uses social data combined with machine-learning techniques to offer personalized suggestions, has released the next major version of its application today

Yahoo! Acquires Recommendation Startup Jybe, Will Apply Its Personalization Tech “Across Most Yahoo! Properties”

Yahoo! has acquired Jybe, the company announced today via a post to its corporate blog. Jybe is a startup founded in 2011 by three ex-Yahoo! employees, including Arnab Bhattacharjee, who was VP of Yah

App Discovery Service Hubbl Now Delivers Personalized Recommendations Directly To Apple’s Passbook

<a target="_blank" href="">Hubbl</a>, the app discovery service <a href="

Posse Raises $500K More For A Local Discovery App That Lets Users Build “Playlists” Of Favorite Shops, Now Live In The U.S.

<a target="_blank" href="">Posse</a>, a local discovery platform for web and mobile, is today arriving in the U.S. and making its <a target="_blank" href="

Arro For iPhone Tells You What To Buy While In The Store…And What To Avoid

<a target="_blank" href="">Arro</a>, a new mobile shopping companion app for iPhone, is publicly launching this week with a different idea about how to help shoppers in store ai

After 45M+ Installs On Android, Zedge Brings Its Content Personalization Experience To The iPhone

Its name may not be familiar, but <a target="_blank" href="">Zedge</a> has become one of the most popular Android apps out there. Offering personalized content and game discovery Relaunches Its Foodspotting Competitor To Make “Best Dish” Recommendations Using Reviews From Yelp, Foursquare And Instagram

<a target="_blank" href=""></a> is a new restaurant recommendation mobile application, launching today, which focuses on helping users find the best dishes at their local eaterie
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