social apps

Quixey raises $20m for app search engine

When you want to search the web, chances are you turn to Google. But where do you go when you want to search for mobile apps?

It’s a question more and more consumers will grapple with as use of smartphones grows and the number of sites with app platforms increases. And one company, Quixey, wants to be the answer to that latter question.

Buddy Media announces integration with YouTube

Buddy Media has announced an integration with YouTube that allows brands to create social apps, apply global content targeting and view analytics in relation to the video site.

The company expects its YouTube-specific social apps – called ‘sapplets’ – to be the most popular new function, since video apps rank consistently among the top three most-used social apps within its marketing suite.