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Rummble raises $800,000 venture funding

This news came in when I was in the midst of the birth process last week so I wasn’t able to do anything on it, but I wanted to document it. Rummble, the personalised mobile location recommendations service, just got $800k of funding from m8 Capital. Congratulations all! Rummble offers users a ‘page rank for […]

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Vodafone spurns UK’s Rummble for FourSquare

I saw Vodafone’s FourSquare deal announcement this morning and immediately wondered what the hell had happened to their rumoured deal with UK location-and-recommendation service, Rummble. The word on the grapevine is that Rummble — having worked really hard on a very neat looking Vodafone 360 app — were due to get all sorts of on-handset […]

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Latitude: Google’s Trojan Horse (or, Why Who’s Nearby Is Not A Business)

Andrew is the affable and uber-smart chap behind location based services company, Rummble. The service is described on the site frontpage thus: The easiest way to find people and places nearby that you will like. A Rummble can be any place – restaurant, shop, photo opportunity, a favourite walk. And you must definitely download the […]

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4 Total Hotspots after 72 hours

Well the Total Hotspots application which is a customised version of the Rummble iPhone app has jumped to position 4 in the Utility section of the App Store (for paid apps) in just 72 hours. The app was launched last Fri and appeared on the Gadget show on C5. Total Hotspots located free and paid […]