Tagged: app

Kickstarter’s Engineering Team Begins to Open Source Crowdfunding Platform’s Android & iOS Apps

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Last week, crowdfunding giant Kickstarter announced its engineering team has begun to open source its Android and iOS apps. The platform revealed that it is currently focused on writing well-tested code built with parts that can be easily understood on their own and it has adopted… Read More

Citi FinTech Rolls Out Mobile App for iPhone

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Citi FinTech, a unit within Citi’s Global Consumer Bank, announced on Thursday the launch of its first product, the Citi Mobile App for iPhone. This new app combines banking, wealth management, and money movement capabilities, which were developed by the fintech group. While sharing details… Read More

Update: Loyalzoo’s Third Seedrs Campaign Overfunds

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Retailer loyalty App Loyalzoo has successfully secured its third Seedrs campaign’s £240,000 funding target. In 2014, Loyalzoo raised £204,000 on Seedrs in less than two weeks, its funding goal of £120,000 was easily secured in less than 24 hours. The company then returned to Seedrs in 2015 and captured over £250,000 (originally seeking £170,000). As previously… Read More

Loyalzoo Announces New Handsfree Marketing Feature As Third Seedrs Campaign Nears £240,000 Funding Target

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Retailer loyalty App Loyalzoo announced on Tuesday the launch of its new handfree marketing feature. This news comes just as its third equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs nears its £240,000 funding target. Loyalzoo App replaces the old school plastic loyalty cards with a consolidated app. It is targeting independent… Read More

Urban By Silverlabs Seeks $520,000 in Growth Funding Through Propel(x)

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Earlier this month, online angel investment platform Propel(x) announced Silverlabs, Inc., a company that is reimagining social interactions and interfaces on mobile devices for Social 3.0, is seeking to raise $520,000 in growth funding for its Urban app. According to the company, Urban by Silverlabs… Read More

Update: Personal Training App Fitmo Nears €150,000 Funding Target on Seedrs

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Less than two weeks after launching its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, fitech app Fitmo is nearing its €150,000 funding target thanks to 60 investors. Fitmo’s app is described as an intelligently designed mobile coaching platform that connects fitness coaches with users. Its features include 24/7 communication with coaches,… Read More

Personal Training App Fitmo Seeks €150,000 Through Seedrs Campaign

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FitTech app Fitmo has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise €150,000.The Amsterdam-based startup has reportedly partnered up with other fitness businesses, such as Jawbone Up, and is on a mission to enable anyone to train with its on-demand fitness technology. The app is… Read More

New App for Moms Mush Hits Crowdcube: Seeks £650,000 For Team Growth & Marketing

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Mush, a new smartphone app that’s dedicated to just moms, launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £650,000. The app notably enables moms to build a community of other moms with children the same age. Launched this past spring by founders Katie Massie-Taylor and Sarah… Read More

Azoomee to Close Crowdcube Initiative With Nearly £800,000 in Funding

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With less than 24 hours until its Crowdcube campaign closes, child safety app Azoomee is set to finish the initiative with nearly £800,000 in funding from more than 380 investors. The app allows children between the ages of 5 and 8 years old to watch, play,… Read More

Brief: Location App Wave Reportedly Gains 2M Users During Crowdcube Campaign

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Just a few weeks after Wave closed its Crowdcube campaign, the equity crowdfunding platform revealed the location app gained 2 million more users during its funding round. As previously reported, Wave is a free smartphone app that allows anyone to see in real-time the exact location of their… Read More

Update: Azoomee Nears £575,000 During the Final Week on Crowdcube

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With Azoomee’s equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube set to close next week, the child safety app has successfully secured nearly £575,000 from over 230 investors. The company launched its initiative last month seeking£450,000 to license more content on the app (video, games, audiobooks), the more app development and… Read More

Overfunding: Child Safety App Azoomee Surpasses £450,000 Funding Goal on Crowdcube

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With less than two weeks until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube comes to an end, child safety app Azoomee has successfully secured its initial £450,000 funding goal and is nearing £525,000 thanks to over 175 investors. As previously reported, Azoomee allows children between the ages of… Read More

Creators of Popular App “Zombies, Run!” App Return to Kickstarter For New Board Game Version

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Earlier this week, the creators of the running app, Zombies, Run! returned to crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to raise £50,000 for its board game version. The team successfully secured over £55,000 for the app in 2011 from 3,464 backers. The new board game will allow 2 to… Read More

Vana Koutsomitis’ DatePlay to Finish Seedrs Run With More Than £215,000

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Vana Koutsomitis and her team are set to close their Seedrs campaign for the dating app, DatePlay, with more than 215,000 from over 375 investors. The initiative was launched  by “The Apprentice” runner-up in July, with an initial funding goal of £120,000 for the app’s development.  As previously reported, DatePlay’s… Read More

Facebook for Banking? Urban FT Combines Social & Financial

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Urban FT was one of the many different early stage Fintech companies presenting at Finovate last week. Like many of the young companies in attendance, Urban FT is seeking to help old finance become new and thus reinvigorating traditional brands and financial services.  As many… Read More

Children Safety App Azoomee Seeks £450,000 on Crowdcube to Expand into Europe

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The creators of Azoomee, a safe app for primary-aged children, have recently launched a campaign on equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to raise £450,000 to expand into Europe Launched earlier this year, Azoomee allows children between the ages of 5 and 8 years old to watch, play, listen and… Read More

Brief: Spa Marketplace App USPAAH Finishes Crowdfunding Run on Crowdcube With Over £270,000

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USPAAH, a spa marketplace app, recently completed its equity crowdfunding round on Crowdcube with over £270,000 from nearly 150 investors. Described as a London high end on demand mobile app, USPAAH brings qualified beauty and wellness professionals to clients within just 1-hour of booking. Services include massages… Read More