Dropbox Acquires Endorse, Adds More Talent Aboard

Dropbox recently acquired the mobile cash back deal provider Endorse as a part of company expansion policy. The terms and details have not been made public yet. Endorse is a mobile app maker that provides cash back deals to it’s users. Founded in 2010 the company got $4.25 million form SV Angel and Accel Partners and operating partners included P …

Evernote Adds More Functionality With Update On iOS

Evernote has recently come up with an update (version 5.4) for iPhone and iPad. Major updates in the UI include, easy annotations and lots of shortcuts for quick access of content. New features include: Shortcuts: One touch access to frequent notes, tags and even saved searches. These shortcuts can be added just by a tap on the Star icon at …

Google’s New Campus Construction Is Delayed

The Google has delayed the construction of a massive campus at the NASA-Ames research center in Mountain View nearly to an year as the tech titan seeks to improve the design of the complex. Some sources reported that the work in the new campus is expected to get delayed for six to 12 months, though Google is not revealing the …

Verizon To Support Ubuntu Touch

Ubuntu Touch is projected to be released in public by April 2014, and the biggest hindrance in this deadline of supporting carrier partners has been solved to much exent today by Verizon’s announcement to support Ubuntu Touch. The carriers that were on Canonical’s Carrier Advisory board before addition of Verizon, were a mere nine , none of’em being US. Inclusion …

Invites Start For The Elder Scrolls Online

Zenimax Online has started sending out beta invites for The Elder Scrolls Online. The PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One MMORPG versions are expected to be released in 2014. Bethesda boss Pete Hines believes that company could rake in more margins and volumes by going cross platform for their latest release, and it’s also more convenient when it comes to …

Blackbox Connect Welcomes Two Pakistani Startups

A 14 days Blackbox connect program is to be held at Silicon Valley, aimed at giving an opportunity for the like-minded entrepreneurs to live and collaborate with each other. The program will be backed by Google Entrepreneurs. This summer’s course runs from July 15 to 26. Groophic and Tunacode are the 2 Pakistani startups that will make their foot in …

Snapjoy Shut Down – The Dropbox Acquired Photo Service

Snapjoy, in alliance with Dropbox started their online photo storage service last December. Today, it has a bad news for its users that their services will be terminated permanently. The company has been spreading this news among their users via emails and blogs. And the company has given a deadline as 24th July to its users, so that they can …

Snapchat Snaps Up $80M From IVP At An $800M Valuation

According to a source, Snapchat has raised $80 million Series B round at an $800 million pre-money valuation, during the second day of summer. Some multiple sources confirmed that Institutional Venture Partners are leading the Phat Series B round after the other top-tier Valley VC’s. IVP linked up with Bechmark and Lightspeed, Snapchat’s present backers and also ended with 9% …

Just.me Messaging App About To Hit The Market

Just.me messaging app from Keith Teare, the co-owner of TechCrunch is about to hit the market today. The development of this application has been on- going for two years now and finally today it will reach the hands of the eager consumers who have signed up for the beta version. To complete the project Teare has raised $2.75 million from …

Osmeta-Stealth Mobile Software Startup Acquired By Facebook

A spokesperson of Facebook has confirmed that Facebook has acquired Osmeta, a Silicon Valley startup based in Mountain View. After announcing the launch of Facebook Home, it seems that Facebook wants to make the launch as successful as possible, although it’s not quite clear whether it’s been acquired completely or if it’s just a deal. Osmeta was founded in 2011 …

Instagram Still Continues To Deliver

Last year, somewhere around the same time Facebook shook the media world by purchasing Instagram. The agreement and the purchase of Instagram left the social media titans with 1 billion dollar less in their account. Back then, Instagram was a new and comparatively small app. The basic use of this app was to edit or share photos with no distinct …

Babbel Raise $10 Million From Nokia, Reed Elsevier And Other Investors

Want to learn a new language? But can’t find time to take out from your tight schedule? Head over to Babbel, a website which offers an online and mobile based language learning system covering Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portugese, Swedish, Turkish, Indonesian, Polish, Norwegian, Danish and Dutch. The website, which is a Berlin based startup is present in more …