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Mobile text and optical character recognition startup Anyline secures €500K from tech guru Hermann Hauser

Shortly after closing one of the biggest European tech exits with his company ARM, Hermann Hauser has joined the board of the Austrian startup Anyline as a strategic investor. Anyline is a specialist in mobile text and optical character recognition … Continue reading

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János Dobó and the SM Conf

Following the interview I made a year ago, I would like to introduce you János Dobó, co-founder of SM Conf (formerly known as SmartMobil), one of the largest conferences in Hungary, coming up in a few weeks again in Budapest, together with … Continue reading

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CryptTalk, the secure calling and messaging service

With the latest version of CryptTalk, now released for personal use, anyone can easily maintain the security of their own mobile conversations and ensure privacy, even on the personal level. CryptTalk, the premium call encryption service, recently became available to … Continue reading

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Lithuanian Mobile startup beats 2M registered users mark

Lithuanian mobile startup MoboFree crossed the line of 2 million registered users. MoboFree allows for mobile web users to find a new friend or a date and learn new things right via mobile phone. The project is oriented to African users … Continue reading

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SoLoMo: Whoozer, the application I actually want to use

Unfortunately, when something is in fashion everyone jumps onto the bandwagon, some better than others. There are always some interesting “pearls” to be found though… Without further adieu, let me introduce you to Whoozer! What’s so revolutionary about yet another … Continue reading

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Finnish startup Zokem got acquired by Arbitron

Arbitron Inc., announced yesterday that it has acquired Zokem Oy, a Finland based mobile audience measurement and analytics company, for a payment of approximately $11.7 million in cash at closing with possible additional incremental cash payments through 2014 of up … Continue reading

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Qype just closed a round of financing (6.5 million Euro)

The popular review-site Qype just won Vodafone Ventures as a new shareholder. Vodafone Ventures is investing 3.5 million € in the Hamburg-based company. Another 3 million € are comming from the existing investors Partech International, Wellington Partners and Advent Venture Partners. The collected capital will be invested … Continue reading

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