Cyanogen’s New MOD Platform Will Allow Developers To Deeply Integrate Their Apps Into Its OS

 Typically, mobile apps are stand-alone experiences that play nicely with the operating system but aren’t fully integrated in it. Cyanogen — the company best known for its Android-based Cyanogen OS — is launching MOD today, a new developer platform that… Continue Reading

Nigeria-based Online Entertainment Platform iROKO Will Finance “Nollywood” Films After Raising $19M

 iROKO, an online entertainment platform that targets audiences in Sub-Saharan African countries, plans to strike more deals in Nigeria’s booming movie industry after securing $ 19 million in funding from French premium cable company Canal+ and Kinnevik, a returning investor.… Continue Reading

Waldo Raises $5 Million For A Photo-Finding Platform Targeting Professional Photographers & Events

 Numerous startups over the years have tried to tackle the problem of helping people track down the photos others have taken, but hadn’t yet shared with you. Today, the outsize winner in the space is Facebook, whose Moments application has taken… Continue Reading