viddy

viddy

Create and share impressive photo slideshows with Ptch

Color's Plan C (Or Is It B.5?): Becoming Verizon's Live Mobile Video Partner

allthingsd.com
Color, the famously overfunded social app shop, is still looking for its first big hit. But the company has found a way to get some help, with a deal with Verizon Wireless to pre-install Color on some of its Android smartphones. This will be an extension of Color’s current app,...
Color's Plan C (Or Is It B.5?): Becoming Verizon's Live Mobile Video Partner

Popular video sharing app Viddy officially hits Facebook’s Timeline

thenextweb.com
Facebook is hanging out at SXSW today and showing off some of its new Open Graph partners at its office in Austin. One of them is Viddy, which we referred to as the “Instagram for video” when it launched in April last year. With over 1.6M monthly active users, the...
Popular video sharing app Viddy officially hits Facebook’s Timeline
Your Life As A Mini-Movie, Powered By DreamWorks

Instagram video: is it a Vine-killer?

www.guardian.co.uk
Hands on with the photo-sharing app's new 15-second clips and Cinema video stabilisationThe Instagram photography app now has 130m active users, so its addition last night of video features should spark a boom in shared footage of children, dinners, cats and drunken tomfoolery. That's progress for you.Flippancy aside, though, will...
Instagram video: is it a Vine-killer?

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, DIS, MSFT)

www.businessinsider.com
Good morning. Here's the news. After, come back to SAI for live news and analysis all day. There are between 25 and 40 startups worth $1 billion in Silicon Valley. Facebook is building an app that will track the location of users and share it with their friends. Star Wars...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, DIS, MSFT)

Facebook Still Not Making Much Money in Mobile, but Driving Lots of Traffic to Others

allthingsd.com
Ahead of its planned stock offering, Facebook is looking to show itself as a serious player in mobile, even if the company has yet to make much money in the category. The social network has purchased Instagram, launched several industry initiatives and offered some details on its efforts to move...
Facebook Still Not Making Much Money in Mobile, but Driving Lots of Traffic to Others

Socialcam, Zoosk, Viddy, Pinterest, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

www.insidefacebook.com
Our list of growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week was again dominated by Open Graph video apps. In addition, there was dating app Zoosk, several games, and other popular apps such as Skype and Pinterest. Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps...
Socialcam, Zoosk, Viddy, Pinterest, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Mobile Video Sharing Startup Klip Launches Its ‘Best-Looking App Yet’ On Android Devices

techcrunch.com
Klip is one of those mobile video-sharing apps — you know, the ones that let you take a video with your phone and upload it to an app to share it with people who have the app. And then, if it’s really awesome you share with other people, like on...
Mobile Video Sharing Startup Klip Launches Its ‘Best-Looking App Yet’ On Android Devices

Socialcam's Sale Deflates its Flavor-of-the-Month Social Video Sector

pandodaily.com
Whaaaat? Come again? Socialcam is selling for how much? $60 million dollars? Not $600 million? That’s not even British pounds? Uhoh. After months of limitless hype and frenzy over the search for an “Instagram of video” and the hope for a similar billion-dollar valuation, savvy investors and entrepreneurs surely priced...
Socialcam's Sale Deflates its Flavor-of-the-Month Social Video Sector

Socialcam, A Startup That's Replicating Instagram For Videos, Got 4 Million New Users Last Weekend

www.businessinsider.com
Instagram, with 35 million users in two years and a $1 billion exit to Facebook, is a tempting but difficult startup to replicate. A few are trying in the mobile video space; they're finding some quick success. Socialcam, dubbed "Instagram for video" by tech blogs, is an iPhone app created...
Socialcam, A Startup That's Replicating Instagram For Videos, Got 4 Million New Users Last Weekend
DreamWorks Animation-Incubated Ptch Helps Users Make Beautiful, Shareable Videos

Facebook adds music sharing feature, total Spotify plays, top videos and more to artists' pages

www.insidefacebook.com
Some artists’ Facebook pages now include an option for fans to search for and share Spotify links to their favorite songs, as well as a way for users to see which songs, videos and news stories related to an artist are trending on the social network. When users visit an...
Facebook adds music sharing feature, total Spotify plays, top videos and more to artists' pages

Did Socialcam buy its way to the #1 app store spot by using FreeAppADay?

thenextweb.com
We told you about Socialcam’s milestone today, but its rise to glory has another piece to the puzzle. While the app has enjoyed a run of pretty impressive organic growth due to its extremely sticky sharing, it might have needed a bit of help by way of marketing dollars to...
Did Socialcam buy its way to the #1 app store spot by using FreeAppADay?

Social video app Viddy hits the runway for New York Fashion Week

thenextweb.com
Hot on the heels of its $6M funding announcement yesterday, social video app Viddy is branching out its partnerships to New York City, and more specifically, the fashion scene. The company, which has an extremely popular app that lets its community share 15 second video clips complete with special effects...
Social video app Viddy hits the runway for New York Fashion Week

Startups Skip Video, Hang Hopes On Shareable Multimedia

www.fastcompany.com
"Instagram for video" never materialized. So what's next? Multimedia, say a handful of startups. When Instagram joined Facebook last April, a race to crown a "Instagram for Video" revved into full throttle. With Instagram's $1 billion price tag fresh in their minds, investors rushed to fund or acquire a...
Startups Skip Video, Hang Hopes On Shareable Multimedia

Mobile Video Sharing App Socialcam Acquired By Autodesk For $60 Million

techcrunch.com
There’s been a race on over the last year among mobile video sharing apps, many of which have sought to replicate the same type of success that Instagram had with photo sharing. We’ve seen a number of startups — like Socialcam, Viddy, and Klip — trying to attract new users...
Mobile Video Sharing App Socialcam Acquired By Autodesk For $60 Million

To Capture New Users, Socialcam Redesigns Its Website And Introduces A Leaderboard

techcrunch.com
Social mobile video startup Socialcam is rolling out a new web site today, which is designed to create more engagement for users that might not have the mobile app installed. The company has also introduced a leaderboard to help highlight users to celebrities, brands and top producers on the Socialcam...
To Capture New Users, Socialcam Redesigns Its Website And Introduces A Leaderboard
How social video apps leverage Facebook Open Graph to rapidly gain new users

With Help From Facebook Timeline, Viddy Becomes Top Free iPhone App

techcrunch.com
With the skyrocketing popularity and billion-dollar sale of Instagram, there’s an ongoing race to apply Instagram’s wildly successful photo sharing model to mobile video. There are a number of startups vying to claim the “Instagram for Video” title, with Socialcam, Viddy, Klip, Mobli, and even the infamous Color all in...
With Help From Facebook Timeline, Viddy Becomes Top Free iPhone App

LA-based Viddy steals $6M from Silicon Valley VCs for social video

venturebeat.com
Social video startup Viddy has raised its first round of institutional funding — a healthy $6 million from Silicon Valley venture firms. Battery Ventures led the round, which also saw participation from Qualcomm. Outside the Valley, New York’s Greycroft Ventures also joined in the financing. Viddy, which lets users share...
LA-based Viddy steals $6M from Silicon Valley VCs for social video

Top Trends of 2012: Video on Tablets

www.readwriteweb.com
One in every ten tablet users views video content almost daily on their device, according to a new report by comScore. The study also found that tablet users are nearly three times more likely to watch video on their device compared to smartphone users. Nearly one in four smartphone owners...
Top Trends of 2012: Video on Tablets

Facebook’s Dilemma With Native iOS Apps: Relevance or Revenues

techcrunch.com
Facebook revealed some healthy new stats about how it drives traffic to Apple’s iOS ecosystem at an event today in San Francisco. The platform drove people to Apple’s App Store 83 million times last month. On top of that, it sent people back to iOS apps they had already downloaded...
Facebook’s Dilemma With Native iOS Apps: Relevance or Revenues

One Week In, Vine Could Be Twice As Big As Socialcam

techcrunch.com
Vine launched a week ago today, yet has still managed to swing to the top 10 free apps in the App Store, and has taken the number one spot in the Social category. But how does that measure up against other Twitter-integrated video sharing services like Socialcam, Cinemagram, Telly and...
One Week In, Vine Could Be Twice As Big As Socialcam
Social | Viddy CEO Goes Out After Blaze of Glory
Senate amendment could finally bring Netflix into Facebook Timeline

Cinemagram Raises $8.5M Led by Menlo Ventures

allthingsd.com
Have you heard VCs are taking more of a wait-and-see approach to investing in fast-growing mobile apps, so they don’t find themselves plunging into a Draw Something or a Viddy just in time for the downslope? Well, not all of them. Cinemagram, a mobile social network for short hybrid photo-videos,...
Cinemagram Raises $8.5M Led by Menlo Ventures

How Social Video Could Kill YouTube

www.readwriteweb.com
Startups like SocialCam and Viddy, two of the fastest growing social networks for sharing video on smartphones, may be on a collision course with Google-owned YouTube. While initial indicators are far from conclusive, rumblings of a possible market tsunami are afoot. From January to March, people spent 10% less time...
How Social Video Could Kill YouTube
Welcome to Planet Facebook

Socialcam's User Retention Strategy, Part One: A New Look for the Web Interface

allthingsd.com
Socialcam’s spring has been full of ups and downs. First, a successive series of ups: The app scored tens of millions of users via Facebook over a period of no longer than a month and soared to the top of the iTunes App Store. Then, a few downers. Members of...
Socialcam's User Retention Strategy, Part One: A New Look for the Web Interface
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?