UberMedia Receives $5.6 Million From DLD Ventures

UberMedia, makers of UberSocial, Echofon and other Twitter based applications has received $5.6 million during a new round of funding from DLD Ventures, the investment arm of German firm Burda Digital. The investment comes after UberMedia failed to acquire TweetDeck which was quickly scooped up by Twitter. According to UberMedia CEO Bill Gross: “We are […]

Facebook Developer Wooga Raises $24M During Series B Funding

Facebook developer Wooga, the networks fourth largest apps creator has raised $24 million during Series B funding led by Highland Capital Partners. Wooga has watched as their monthly active users base has from from 18 million users in March to more than 29 million units during the month of May. The company which focuses on […]

LinkedIn Launching “Apply With LinkedIn” Job Application Button

LinkedIn is adding a new featured called “Apply With LinkedIn” which allows job candidates to click a single button on a company’s website to submit their entire LinkedIn profile as a resume. Speaking with GigaOm a source “briefed on the feature” says it will be displayed next to job descriptions on partnering websites by the […]

86% of Top 500 Retailers Like Facebook

Saturation of retailers of Facebook is approaching that of Facebook use by individuals, according to retail trade reports. A staggering 86% of the top 500 retailers have a presence on the site- on which their fans can express brand love, receive customer service, and find out more about new and current products and services. Facebook […]