In Zlango’s World, Emoticons Are The Future (And The Future Revenue Model)

They say if you want to understand the future, you have to look at children. And if my 10-year-old cousin's chat history is any indication, we will soon be communicating in emoji, Egyptian hieroglyphi

Picture Messaging App Zlango Hits 1 Million Android Users Four Months After Launch

<a href="http://www.zlango.com/">Zlango</a>, a goofy but fun icon-based text messaging app, just hit one million U.S. users on the Android platform only four months after launching. Backed by Accel an

Zlango Launches Web Play

Last we heard from Zlango the company had announced a $12 million in funding from Benchmark Capital and Accel Partners. Today Zlango is announcing its first major foray in the Web space. For those of

Benchmark and Accel Put $12M Behind Zlango

Benchmark Capital and Accel have invested $12 million in Israeli mobile startup Zlango. Zlango is an icon-based mobile messaging service. Users send short texts typed in representational images instea

Zlango Update: BenchMark and Accel Invest $12 Million

Israel-based Zlango will announce a $12 million round of financing tomorrow, led by BenchMark Capital and Accel Partners. The company launched the Zlango icon-based SMS service in the middle of 2006,

Zlango's Icon-based Language for SMS

Zlango is a new Israeli startup (there is a lot of innovation going on there) that has created a very interesting new language and associated application that could change the SMS landscape (as well a