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Messaging App Tango Raises $280 Million Led by Ali Baba's $215 Million

Alibaba Invests $215 Million that Helps Raise Tango $280 Million

The Calif-based social messaging app Tango has raised $280 million in its Series D round of venture funding. And it has been ai...

Mar 20 2014, 5:48am CDT

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

The Best "Sleeper Ideas" For Trends, Stocks, And Private Companies To Watch In 2014

This is the third year in a row that I’ve asked friends and colleagues of mine to make predictions for the coming year. In the...

Jan 6 2014, 10:16pm CST

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

THIRTEEN MONTHS AGO Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, the richest twentysomething in history, reached out to Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel,...

Jan 6 2014, 7:06am CST

BlackBerry BBM Usage Surprisingly Strong In Asia

BlackBerry BBM Usage Surprisingly Strong In Asia

BlackBerry’s messaging app has been available for Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android devices for more than two months by now. Tha...

Dec 27 2013, 12:36pm CST

Here Are 13 Apps We Couldn't Live Without In 2013

Here Are 13 Apps We Couldn't Live Without In 2013

It’s been an important year for apps, those chicklet-sized, colorful squares on your smartphone, not just because the companies...

Dec 23 2013, 4:31pm CST

The Biggest Privacy Stories of 2013

The Biggest Privacy Stories of 2013

Forget “twerking” and “selfies.” Dictionary.com dubbed “privacy” the word of the year in 2013. Here at The Not-So Private Parts...

Dec 23 2013, 8:26am CST

The Xiaomi Mi3 smartphones sold 100,000 in just ten minutes

The Xiaomi Mi3 smartphones sold 100,000 in just ten minutes

Well, according to a most up-to-date report, one of the esteemed Chinese company sells like hot cakes a monstrous number of 150...

Dec 1 2013, 8:40am CST

Excellent E-Commerce via China’s WeChat Messaging App

China’s Xiaomi Sold 150,000 Smartphones in 10 Minutes via WeChat Messaging App

China has something which is way ahead of America’s SnapChat. Its WeChat messaging app is a source of excellent e-commerce. 150...

Nov 30 2013, 10:55am CST

Google Nexus Phones Liable to Malfunction Due to SMS Attacks

Google Nexus Phones Liable to Malfunction Due to SMS Attacks

Google Nexus phones are vulnerable to malfunction due to repeated SMS attacks. This flaw in the devices has become an issue tha...

Nov 30 2013, 10:05am CST

Line Hits 300 Million Registered User Benchmark

Line Hits 300 Million Registered User Benchmark

The message application, Line has made it to the 300 million registered user benchmark. It is indeed quite an achievement and i...

Nov 25 2013, 6:19am CST