Tag Archives: mobile apps

App building software Mobincube raises € 700K

Mobincube, a Valencia-based company which provides a software to develop apps, today announced a seed round of € 700,000 led by Inveready. Other investors include Bankinter and “The Crowd Angel”. Mobincube’s mobile software allows users without programming skills to easily … Continue reading

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Carpooling.com reached 1 million downloads of its mobile apps

Carpooling.com, one of the world’s leading ridesharing marketplaces, today announced that it has reached 1 million downloads of its mobile apps. The Munich-based company has recently also released new apps with more payment features. Carpooling.com, which has about 4.7 million … Continue reading

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Yoogoin the smart events search engine (Interview)

Last Tuesday, March 27th, another StartuppaMI monthly meet-up took place in Milan. As the last time, the event has been hosted by the beautiful TAG Milano co-working space with more than 130 participants. As foreseen by the format of the … Continue reading

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Pulpfingers just got acquired by the photo-sharing site 500px

The Canadian photo-sharing site 500px just announced its second “acqui-hire” – the Strasbourg-based startup Pulpfingers. The two founders of Pulpfingers also created the 500px iPhone app which launched in October 2011. According to our sources, the deal was an all-stock … Continue reading

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KLASH launches: Are you ready to challenge your friends?

KLASH, a mobile app that aims to combine ‘fun’ with ‘competition’, has just been launched. The app of the Berlin-based KLASH-team allows you to challenge or dare your friends in anything, prove it with pictures and share the experience. Have you … Continue reading

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Mobile app platform Blaast extends global reach for developers

Blaast, one of the leading cloud-based providers of mobile app solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its cloud-based mobile app platform. This platform will enable mobile app developers to more easily extend their global reach, while capitalizing on the growing demand for … Continue reading

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Apica raises $5m in a round led by SEB Venture Capital

Apica, a Swedish load testing and performance monitoring provider for cloud and mobile applications, has closed a $5 million Series C financing led by SEB Venture Capital. Existing Swedish investors Industrifonden, ALMI Invest, and KTH Chalmers Capital also participated in this round. Apica will … Continue reading

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The Bologna connection: Mopapp receives €1,5m from CRIF

Mopapp, a startup specializing in the monitoring of mobile application performance, has secured 1,5 million Euro in funding from a Bologna based company named CRIF. The unconventional investor is a leading provider of information services and data processing. This recent funding allows … Continue reading

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Mobivery’s new mobile app platform, Malcom

Mobivery, a leading mobile-app developer in Spain, is a one-stop-shop for any company who wants to have a strong presence in the mobile-app market. They do everything from strategy and design, to implementation, distribution, and monitoring. On October 18th, they … Continue reading

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Interview with Nick Drandakis (Taxibeat)

We recently had the chance to interview Nick Drandakis – the co-founder of Taxibeat. The Athens based company was started in the beginning of this year by Nick Drandakis and Nick Damilakis, while Kostis Sakkas is also a member of the initial development … Continue reading

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