Trapit launched its new publisher suite today, the startup’s first business-to-business product that publishers and brands can use to create personalized, more engaging reading experiences.
Siri’s itchy-footed sister Desti takes an additional $1 million to add more users and regions into her database.
ToyTalk has raised $11.5 million for its talking teddybears, created by former Pixar CTO and SRI scientist.
Desti uses Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing to act as a personal virtual tour guide.
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Even high-quality games are still getting lost amid the thousands of apps on the various mobile app stores.
Our well-attended GamesBeat 2011 conference took place this week, and here’s what you missed.