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Atomico Invests $4.2M In 6Wunderkinder: German Name, Global Ambitions – TechCrunch

Exclusive - Atomico, the pan-European investment firm started by the founders of Skype, has invested $4.2 million in 6Wunderkinder, an interesting startup out of Berlin that offers well-designed productivity tools for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android and the Web. They earlier raised over 600,000 euros in early-stage funding.

Atomico invests $4.2M in 6Wunderkinder: German name, global ambitions – TechCrunch

Exclusive - Atomico, the pan-European investment firm started by the founders of Skype, has invested $4.2 million in 6Wunderkinder, an interesting startup out of Berlin that offers well-designed productivity tools for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android and the Web. They earlier raised over 600,000 euros in early-stage funding.

Fast Society Deadpools Its Messaging App, Preps Cameo For Launch – TechCrunch

Fast Society today announced it will shut down its group messaging app and instead devote resources to its new app Cameo that will launch next month. Group messaging seemed like such a big opportunity a few years ago. But that was before Apple launched iMessage, Skype bought GroupMe, and Facebook converted Beluga into Messenger. Suddenly, there wasn't much to add by being a mobile group texting app without OS or other platform integration. Fast Society will apply its existing team and investors towards off

Atomico invests €350,000 in simple file-sharing startup Ge.tt – TechCrunch

Atomico, the venture capital firm founded by Skype founder Niklas Zennström, has invested 350,000 euros in Denmark-based Ge.tt, which offers an eponymous Web-based file sharing service. Ge.tt is simple, clean, and useful. Like many file-sharing services, Ge.tt makes it easy for people to shoot files to the cloud so they can be shared with others, all from a browser-based application.

Calling The World: Vox.io Just Might Be The Next Euro Startup Sensation – TechCrunch

A European company by the name of Skype taught the world that enabling people to make free voice and video calls over the Internet would be an enticing offer to hundreds of millions of users, and make for a great business at the same time. Now, a Euro startup called Vox.io plans to challenge them by envisioning how digital telephony should work in 2012 and beyond. They provide a simple tool that lets people make free calls to other vox.io users from their desktop browser, or their iPhone (app link). But vo

Calling the world: Vox.io just might be the next Euro startup sensation – TechCrunch

A European company by the name of Skype taught the world that enabling people to make free voice and video calls over the Internet would be an enticing offer to hundreds of millions of users, and make for a great business at the same time. Now, a Euro startup called Vox.io plans to challenge them by envisioning how digital telephony should work in 2012 and beyond. They provide a simple tool that lets people make free calls to other vox.io users from their desktop browser, or their iPhone (app link). But vo

Pops Raises $1.5M From Mangrove To Sexify Mobile Notifications – TechCrunch

Pops, maker of an application that adds another dimension to the mobile notifications people receive on their Android smartphones, has raised $1.5 million from Mangrove Capital Partners, who were early investors in companies like Skype, Rdio, OpenX, Kupivip.ru, Nimbuzz and Wix. The Pops app basically enables mobile users to customize smartphone alerts, including new email, SMS, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and whatnot in a more creative way than you're used to.

Evertale, A Social Network For The Less Proactive, Gets Seed Funding From Mangrove – TechCrunch

If you like the idea of charting your life in a diary, and possibly sharing that detail with others, but lack the motivation to do all that logging yourself, then this might just be the social network for you. Evertale, a service that automatically logs your activities through your mobile device, has picked up a round of seed funding from Mangrove Capital -- early backers of Skype, shopping sites Brands4Friends and KupiVIP, and a number of other European startups.

YC-Backed HiMom Helps Your Parents Keep Up With Your Life, One Postcard At A Time – TechCrunch

Social media sites like Facebook have become a central part of the lives of many families, letting them keep tabs on each other's lives through pictures. But they're not for everyone. My mom and dad, who live in the U.S., have no interest in joining Facebook. They are okay with email, and my dad will even video Skype if his wife, my stepmom (a computer scientist, as it happens), sorts it out for him. But you know what? They still really love it most of all when I send them a real letter with photos of me,

Bavarian Bookrocket Finds Books Related To Apps You’ve Just Opened – TechCrunch

This hack comes from a pair of charming Germans who created an app to find books related to apps you just opened. For example, when you download or install an app - Word, Photoshop, Skype - it will automatically find books related to the new app.

Another Win For Quantified Self And Big Data Startups: Weight Loss Platform Retrofit Gains An $8M Series A Round Led By DFJ – TechCrunch

The weight loss and health industries have collided head-on with the tech world, with even the most mainstream depictions of startup life pitching products to help people stay trim and out of the doctor's office. In one of the more interesting developments, Retrofit, a Chicago-based weight loss program designed for busy professionals that incorporates peripheral services like Skype, Fitbit and connected, wireless scales, along with live mentorship from "wellness experts," is today announcing that it has pi

Skype Competitor Viber Hits 175 Million Users, Up From 140 Million+ In December – TechCrunch

Messaging startup Viber, which lets users of most smartphone platforms send free texts, calls and messages via its app, is continuing to ramp up its user-base. Speaking at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona today, CEO Talmon Marco announced  the startup now has 175 million users. Viber has been around since early 2011, but […]

Skype Competitor Viber Launches On Windows Phone 8 – TechCrunch

Viber has made multi-platform expansion its number one priority. It makes sense, given that Viber's main task is providing free, seamless communication to anyone in the world, regardless of which platform they use. Today, that expansion includes Windows Phone 8, with a new native Viber app that has been especially tailored to the WP8 UI.

Skype For BlackBerry 10 Arrives, But It’s A World Of Hurt – TechCrunch

Skype has officially announced the availability of its BlackBerry 10 app, out initially for Q10 devices, which means not many people will have access to it, since the Q10 doesn’t ship until the beginning of May. As you my have seen from my review, I do have access to a Q10 currently, and the Skype app […]

WhatsApp Still Killing It By Messaging Volume Despite Free Rivals Crowding In – TechCrunch

Along with Skype, WhatsApp is the granddaddy of the mobile messaging app space. But despite its relative great age it appears to be continuing to build usage momentum. Earlier today WhatsApp announced a new daily messaging metric record, following on from its recent "bigger than Twitter" boast. Its new daily high is 10 billion+ inbound (sent) messages and 17 billion+ outbound (received) messages.

Futureful’s Predictive Discovery Engine Gets New Interface, Expands From iPad To iPhone – TechCrunch

Helsinki, Finland-based smarter web surfing startup Futureful, which launched in the U.S. on iPad back in January -- and is best described as a predictive discovery engine (rather than a traditional web browser) -- has extended its reach, launching onto the iPhone with a global app. The startup has raised around $1.5 million to-date. Its main investor is Skype (and Kazaa) co-founder Janus Friis.

Viber Opens Lines Of Communication For Philippine Typhoon Victims – TechCrunch

Rather than delay a product still in testing, Viber has rolled out a new feature called Viber Out to assist in the relief effort in the Philippines. The feature works almost identically to Skype Out, letting Viber users dial non-Viber users phone numbers.

Viber Officially Launches Viber Out, Letting Users Call Mobile And Landline Numbers – TechCrunch

Today, Viber is launching a new feature called Viber Out to its entire user base. See, Viber Out lets Viber users make calls to people who don’t have the Viber app, effectively mimicking a Skype Out feature by charging a low per-minute rate to mobile or landline numbers. According to Viber, the prices are generally […]

Futureful, The Janus Friis-Backed AI Predictive Discovery Engine, Rebrands As Random – TechCrunch

Futureful, the AI predictive discovery engine backed by Skype co-founder Janus Friis which we last covered back in August, has a new name and a new interface -- evolving its proposition of serendipitous browsing to more clearly flag up the randomness angle.

WhatsApp Voice-Calling Feature Spotted In The Wild – TechCrunch

Select Android users are reporting they’ve happened upon a new voice-calling feature in their WhatsApp mobile applications, indicating that the company is testing the addition ahead of its expansion into territory currently dominated by apps like Skype and Viber. One user has now shared screenshots and video of the voice-calling feature in action, which he said was […]

WeChat Adds Skype-Like International Calls To Its Messaging App – TechCrunch

WeChat, the Uber popular Chinese message app with more than 500 million active users, is taking a leaf out of the Skype playbook after it launched an international telephone calling service.

LiveNinja secures a further $2M to combine live web chat and messaging – TechCrunch

With the rise and rise of messaging (I have at least six messaging apps on my phone and counting), tech companies are piling into the space. Many are trying to shoe-horn ‘chat bots’ into behaving like they are capable of customer service. Facebook Messenger, Kik, Twitter, Skype, Telegram, and WhatsApp have all announced such services. […]

Facebook Saturation?: Twitter, Skype, Instagram & Other Apps Downloaded More In July – TechCrunch

Based on downloads, Facebook's iPhone app was no longer the most popular mobile social networking app in many Asian countries and elsewhere from July 2011 to June 2012. This, according to the latest report from app store analytics firm Distimo, which took a look at trends surrounding mobile social networking applications over the past two years. Distimo found that apps like LINE, WeChat and Viber took over the leading position of Facebook in some countries, and Instagram become the second most popular app

В Google Meet можна буде зіграти в популярну гру або включити пісню в Spotify – Український телекомунікаційний портал

За останні пару років Google помітно прокачала свій аналог Zoom або Skype - Google Meet. Одним із останніх подібних апдейтів стало те, що пошуковий гігант об'єднав із цим сервісом свій інший проект — Duo. Тепер стало відомо, що в Google Meet найближчим часом з'явиться ряд нових функцій. Одна з них доз

Чаще всего малварь выдает себя за Skype, Adobe Acrobat и VLC — Хакер

Аналитики VirusTotal представили отчет, посвященный методам, которые операторы малвари используют для обхода защиты и повышения эффективности социальной инженерии. Исследование показало, что злоумышленники все чаще имитируют такие легитимные приложения, как Skype, Adobe Reader и VLC Player, чт