Daily Archives: 17 May, 2010

Foursquare killer Booyah! raises $20m

The location based race is showing some real heat and getting some serious money as Foursquare rival Booyah! gets a $20m injection from Accel Partners. Read More »

Sony tries to mimic success of Mafia wars with Angelina Jolie game

Are movie trailers on the way out? Maybe if Sony Pictures gets anywhere with its new online spy game promoting Angelina Jolie’s new thriller ‘Salt’. Read More »

Diaspora – Dawn Of The Anti-Facebook?

It’s interesting that at the same time that questions are being asked about how far Facebook has shifted in its treatment of user data and about the complexity of their privacy settings, a new start-up by four NYU computer science students designed to decentralise the social web and put users back in control of their personal data is getting some serious attention from investors. Read More »