social

Fuse Streamlines Your Social Networking Into One Mobile App

<a target="_blank" href="http://laicos.com/fuse/">Fuse</a>, a new mobile application that aggregates your social networking activity into one "fused" feed that you can then interact with, search, repl

CO Everywhere Wants To Fill The Hyper-Local News Gap With Its New Mobile App

Hyper-local news is hard and difficult to scale and monetize. CO Everywhere, which is the completely redesigned and rethought version of BlockAvenue, says it wants to fill in the gap between existing

Photo-Sharing App Cluster Snags Instagram Seed Investor Steve Anderson & Others To Lead $1.6M Round, Launches Version 1.0

Cluster, a mobile photo-sharing app which helps users collaborate on albums with their friends, is today announcing $1.6 million in seed funding in a round led by early Instagram investor Steve Ander

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

Yevvo For iPhone Debuts A New Take On Live Broadcasting

Newly launched mobile broadcasting app <a target="_blank" href="http://yevvo.com/">Yevvo</a> has a different idea about how live mobile video apps should work. Instead of focusing only on a social mod

Continuing The Twitter-Jacking, Facebook Begins Trending Topics Test For Some U.S. Mobile Web Users

Facebook just recently introduced hashtags to its social network, and emphasized real-time content repeatedly in a press event about its News feed yesterday, and now it's testing another feature seemi

500px Scores $8.8M Series A From Andreessen Horowitz & Harrison Metal To Build A Photo Marketplace, Expand Consumer Reach

<a target="_blank" href="http://500px.com/">500px</a>, the Toronto-based photo sharing service aimed at enthusiasts and pro photographers, has closed on $8.8 million in Series A funding dually led by

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

<a target="_blank" href="http://citymaps.com/">CityMaps</a>, a company <a target="_blank" href="http://www.techmeme.com/130725/p31#a130725p31">in the news this week</a> for a new version of its mobile

Video Texting App Glide Is Going “Viral,” Now Ranked Just Ahead Of Instagram In App Store

Video chatting app <a target="_blank" href="http://www.glide.me/">Glide</a> is on a roll of sorts. In recent weeks this mobile messenger for iPhone and Android devices has been climbing the app store

iPhone Most Social Device, Claims New Study From ShareThis

The mobile web is more social than the desktop web, and among mobile devices, the iPhone is the most social. These are the new findings from Palo Alto-based publisher platform <a target="_blank" href

Memorability Lets You Create & Narrate Beautiful iPad Photo Books, No Printing Required

There's no shortage of mobile photo book applications on the market today, but a majority of these are focused on taking digital creations and turning them into offline, printed products. <a target="

Potluck, The Link-Sharing Service For The Rest Of Us, Arrives On iPhone

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.potluck.it/">Potluck</a>, the new link-sharing service from the <a target="_blank" href="http://branch.com/company">team</a> behind social conversation platform <a

Weathermob Raises $650K More To Turn Smartphones Into Mini Weather Stations

<a target="_blank" href="http://weathermob.me/">Weathermob</a>, a mobile, social network centered around crowdsourced weather reporting, has raised an additional $650,000 in new funding today from a n

Tumblr-Endorsed Analytics Platform Union Metrics Now Free For Individuals, Affordable For Pros

<a target="_blank" href="http://unionmetrics.com/products/tumblr/">Union Metrics</a>, providers of the first Tumblr-endorsed analytics platform for the now <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/05

Built By Ex-Googlers, Viewfinder Is A Cross Between Photo Organization & Mobile Social Networking

New York and Seattle-based <a target="_blank" href="https://www.viewfinder.co/">Viewfinder</a> is officially debuting a <a target="_blank" href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/viewfinder./id552351

Red Hot Dating App Tinder Officially Arrives On Android, Begins Hooking Up With Big Media

The Digital Dating World has seen its fair share of companies come and go over the years, and few have been able to give the usual suspects, like eHarmony, Match.com and OkCupid, a run for their respe

Tattoo Hero Wants To Bring Tattoo-Seekers And Artists Together For Beautiful Results

One of the startups showing their stuff at Montreal's International Startup Festival this year is Tattoo Hero, an Ottawa-based startup building a portal on the web to help connect those looking for ta

With Version 2.0, Social Event Planner UpTo Is On A Mission To Reinvent The Mobile Calendar

Since its launch in early 2012, Detroit-based <a target="_blank" href="http://upto.com/">UpTo</a> has been on a mission to re-invent the mobile calendar by giving it a new type of social context. Thro

Origami Labs Acquires FamilyLeaf, A Competing Private Social Network For Families

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.origami.com/">Origami</a>, the Y Combinator-backed social network for families which <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/06/21/from-the-makers-of-everyme-orig

Tesco Will Work With A South African Empowerment Project To Create The First “Social” Wine. This Won’t End Well

I usually don't like potentially viral feel-good PR BS from tech companies - let alone grocery chain Tesco - but, as a lush, I'm slightly intrigued by this campaign. Basically the chain is working wit
Load More