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Yahoo Buys Propeld, Its Third Mobile Startup In Four Months

[credit provider=”GeekWire” url=”http://geekwire.com/”] Yahoo has just acquired Propeld, the maker of a local-recommendations app called Alike, according to Alike’s website.TechCrunch, which first reported the deal, speculates that Yahoo will use Alike’s technology to pull data from Facebook, Twitter, and Foursquare to recommend nearby businesses.
Yahoo Buys Propeld, Its Third Mobile Startup In Four Months
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What It’s Like Inside Stamped, The Hot NY Startup Justin Bieber, Ryan Seacrest and Ellen DeGeneres Just Invested In

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] Robby Stein and his team haven’t slept in days. They’ve been pulling all-nighters preparing to launch a second version of their mobile app, Stamped, which went live this morning.Stamped is an app that lets you list all of your favourite things, from books, […]
What It’s Like Inside Stamped, The Hot NY Startup Justin Bieber, Ryan Seacrest and Ellen DeGeneres Just Invested In
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Ex-Googlers Relaunch Their Startup Stamped And Get Ryan Seacrest, Justin Bieber And Ellen DeGeneres To Invest

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] Last Spring, Robby Stein and Bart Stein (not related) left their jobs at Google to start a company, Stamped.Stamped received funding from Google Ventures and others to become a mobile app that would make restaurant and small business reviews more social.
Ex-Googlers Relaunch Their Startup Stamped And Get Ryan Seacrest, Justin Bieber And Ellen DeGeneres To Invest
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Stamped Founders And Others Burgled At The Hyatt During SXSW

Today we grabbed lunch with Robby and Bart Stein. The pair of ex-Googlers (same last name, no relation) founded Stamped last year.Stamped is a mobile app that’s like a more social Yelp. Users can rate places and things and share reviews with friends.
Stamped Founders And Others Burgled At The Hyatt During SXSW