Sorted

  • Sorted offers a new take on the standard To Do list app

    Sorted offers a new take on the standard To Do list app

    A new application called Sorted launches today to offer a better, faster and more efficient way to manage your tasks via your mobile phone. Yes, it’s another To Do list application. Do we really need such a thing? The answer to that question may be subjective, but a small team of developers in Hong Kong believes there’s room for another app in this space to carve out its… Read More

  • Sooqini Raises $500,000 Seed Round For Its ‘UK TaskRabbit’

    Sooqini Raises $500,000 Seed Round For Its ‘UK TaskRabbit’

    With the heavily-funded and U.S.-based TaskRabbit having a few teething problems, the jury is still out on how much growth there is in a reverse-marketplace for ‘tasks’. But that isn’t stopping a few UK TaskRabbit-inspired services from pressing on. Today, UK task marketplace Sooqini is announcing that it’s raised $500,000 in seed funding. Read More

  • Sorted Pivots From A TaskRabbit Clone To Become A Profile-Driven Marketplace For Local Labour

    Sorted Pivots From A TaskRabbit Clone To Become A Profile-Driven Marketplace For Local Labour

    Sorted, the UK startup that originally soft-launched as a reverse marketplace for local jobs akin to TaskRabbit in the U.S. (or a number of local “clones”, such as Sooqini, and TaskPandas), has relaunched today after rejigging its model. Instead of users having to post what is essentially a classified ad for each job they want done, and then wait for a response, the new site turns… Read More

  • While TaskRabbit Ponders UK Launch, Two Local Competitors Emerge: TaskPandas And Sorted

    While TaskRabbit Ponders UK Launch, Two Local Competitors Emerge: TaskPandas And Sorted

    While us Brits wait for San Francisco, U.S.-based TaskRabbit to launch this side of the pond, at least two local competitors have emerged. The opportunistically named TaskPandas, founded by Farrukh Khan, describes itself as an ‘eBay for small jobs’. Meanwhile, Sorted, which is part of the Oxygen Accelerator programme and recently won the Entrepreneurs Week seed investment… Read More