Zemanta, a startup that provides tools for online publishers, has secured a new $2 million round of funding, the company announced today.
Box’s Aaron Levie, a bundle of nervous energy, kicked off the company’s annual conference this morning with a spate of product announcements.
iPad users have yet another news magazine app option with the launch of Evri’s new app on the tablet today, but Evri hopes to stand out from the pack thanks to its unique topic discovery engine.
Theword “Wordnik“ isn’t in the dictionary. But with $8 million in third-round financing and a Google exec on its board, the company called Wordnik just might redefine what a dictionary is.
Mothers have been telling children they are not the center of the universe ever since we knew what a universe was. Hitlantis respectfully disagrees. The Helsinki music discovery company is setting out to pull indie bands into the center of their universe. And now it’s raised $1.5 million in angel funding to help it do just that.
Music and broadcast media discovery app developer Shazam announced that it has raised $32 million in its most recent round of funding.
StumbleUpon, the popular social service for discovering content, has raised $17 million in a new round of funding.
Website discovery engine StumbleUpon had 500 million hits last month and its traffic has doubled in 6 months, the company announced today.
Tumbl.in, a project hatched in a weekend of coding, and FriendShuffle, a similarly scrappy website launch, have been making waves recently for their simple but compelling takes on content discovery on social networks.
Trailmeme is one of 70 companies chosen by VentureBeat to launch at the DEMO Fall 2010 event taking place this week in Silicon Valley. After our selection, the companies pay a fee to present. Our coverage of them remains objective.
StumbleUpon, the social network-based web content discovery service, announced today that it has launched mobile applications for both the iPhone and Android handsets that will allow users to randomly find and rate new sites while they are on the go.