Tagged: smartphone

British Insurance Brokers’ Association Debuts Insurtech App to Help Speed Up Claim Process

On Tuesday, the British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) announced it has teamed up with Insure Apps to launch a new insurtech app, called Claims Made Easy, that may reduce the average claims reporting of 23 days by up to 90%. According to BIBA, the app significantly… Read More

Canadian Fintech Startup Mylo Launches Mobile Personal Finance Management App For iPhone

Canada fintech startup, Mylo Financial Technologies (Mylo) announced on Thursday the launch of its new personal finance management app exclusively for iPhone.  According to Mylo, the new app automatically rounds up every purchase users make and invests the spare change. Users may also open a… Read More

UK’s Curve Rolls Out “Time Travel” Feature on Fintech App

Curve, a London-based fintech company that’s software allows customers to link their bank cards to one Mastercard, has rolled out a new feature for its smartphone that will allow users to “go back in time” on their purchases. According to the company, the feature allows… Read More

AutoGravity Teams Up With Fletcher Jones Auto Group to Launch Real-Time Inventory Smartphone App

Automobile fintech firm AutoGravity has teamed up with Fletcher Jones Auto Group to launch real-time investors smartphone app, Fletcher Jones Drive (FJ Drive). Users of the new app will be able to access a large selection of Mercedes-Benz along with an auto financing application, and Mercedes-Benz… Read More

Tellybean Launches First iOS App As Invesdor Funding Round Nears Deadline

With just hours to go until its Invesdor funding round comes to an end, video call service Tellybean announces the launch of its new iOS app. As previously reported, Tellybean took to the crowdfunding platform at the end of February and successfully secured its minimum funding… Read More

Nutrition App Nutrifix Seeks £150,000 Through First Crowdcube Initiative

Nutrifix, a new app that takes the hard work out of planning meals by providing personalized nutrition on the go, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The London-based developer is currently seeking £150,000 as it prepares for expansion. Founded by qualified personal training… Read More

ZTE Pulls the Plug on Hawkeye Phone Kickstarter Intiative

Last week, tech brand ZTE announced it was canceling its Project CSX (also known as Hawkeye) Kickstarter campaign after the project failed to attract more attention. The company was seeking $500,000 through the crowdfunding platform and only ended up securing $35,000 in a month and… Read More

Swedish Food Startup Select Cook Seeks SEK500,000 Through FundedByMe Initiative For App Growth & Development

Select Cook, a Swedish startup that connects food lovers through its smartphone app, has recently launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on FundedByMe to raise SEK500,000 as it continues its growth and expansion. The company notably offers an app for both eaters, who are looking for… Read More

Starburst Labs Secures $6.25 Million During Series A Round; Devotes Funds to Fintech Apps & Growth

Starburst Labs, a maker of web-and-mobile apps for an ecosystem of individual investors, financial advisors, broker-dealers, and financial media brands, has announced it has closed a Series A round of funding totaling $6.25 million.  The company stated it creates, designs, develops, and operates a vertically… Read More

Update: Loyalzoo’s Third Seedrs Campaign Overfunds

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

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)

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

Online Funding Platform PrimaryBid Unveils New Smartphone App

PrimaryBid, an online funding platform that enables investors to gain access to placings of AIM-listed companies, announced on Monday the launch of its first mobile app, which is now available for both iOS and Android devices. The website revealed that extension of its service on… Read More

Update: App for Moms Mush Nears £650,000 Funding Target First Week on Crowdcube

Last week, new mobile app for moms Mush launched a Crowdcube campaign, seeking £650,000 as it prepares to grow its team. Within the first few days, the project has successfully secured more than £450,000 from nearly 150 investors. As previously reported, Mush was launched earlier… Read More

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

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

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

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

Brief: Fintech Start-up AlphaStreet Debuts iOS App for Individual Investing

This week, fintech startup AlphaStreet announced the launch of its new iOS app dedicated to on-the-go individual investing. The free app allows users to access their accounts directly from their iPhone. Sharing details about the app, Vishnu Beri, CEO of AlphaStreet, stated: “AlphaStreet’s goal is to make investing… Read More

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

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

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

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

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

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