The mobile monetization firm PlayHaven merges with analytics firm Kontagent to offer an end-to-end solution that will reduce complexity and help developers act quickly.
12 December 2013
Facebook will join the benchmark S&P 500 index next week, cementing the social-networking company’s recovery from the turbulence that followed last year’s IPO.
YouTube would bring in $5.6bn in gross ad revenue this year, according to eMarketer’s analysis of advertisers’ spend on the platform.
11 December 2013
Yahoo acqui-hires the team behind the cross-platform video streaming app called QuickIO. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The insurance comparison site, The Zebra, closed a $4.5m seed round of funding, which now includes an added $3m investment from the founder of Moneysupermarket.com and existing investors.
10 December 2013
It’s been a big year in consumer tech. From companies trying to change health care to startups trying to waste your time, here is the list of the best startups that launched in 2013.
Facebook plans to expand its research laboratory dedicated entirely to artificial intelligence and hired NYU professor Yann LeCun to spearhead the effort.
09 December 2013
SEC called for details on how Twitter planned to deliver on its promises of fast growth. Though Twitter’s revenue had more than doubled over the past year, increases in users had slowed and there was no clear path to making[...]
The electronic health record company Practice Fusion raised another $15m in Series D round from Qualcomm Ventures.
06 December 2013
Twitter launched retargeted advertising in mobile that should be easier to monetize since it improves conversions and increases engagement.