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SweetLabs

SweetLabs is an app distribution platform that helps developers reach millions of new customers, and enables device manufacturers to monetize and differentiate their products through real-time app recommendations. SweetLabs drives 1 million app installs a day and powers app distribution solutions for partners like Lenovo, Amazon, and Zynga on Windows and Android devices. SweetLabs is the creator of Pokki®, the popular Start menu and app store that modernizes app access and discovery on PCs. Based in San Diego and Seattle, SweetLabs is backed by Bessemer Venture Partners, Google Ventures, and Intel Capital. Visit http://www.sweetlabs.com for more information.

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Pokki Epipheo

Added: 10/23/13
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Life is sweet at SweetLabs

Added: 10/23/13

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Above: Sweetlabs Screenshot
Uploaded: 7/18/13
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OpenCandy

Websiteopencandy.com
Blogopencandy.com/blog
StageLive
Launch DateFebruary, 2008
Tags app-distribution, application-distribution, app-monetization, application-monetization, windows-applications, applications, apps, software-marketing, desktop-marketing, installer, downloads, download

OpenCandy is a high quality ad network developed by SweetLabs. The Company maximizes value for its partners by delivering compelling recommendations through an exceptional user experience.

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Above: OpenCandy Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 10/21/13

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Pokki

Websitepokki.com
Blogblog.pokki.com
StageLive
Launch DateJune, 2011
Tags windows-8, windows, pc, desktop-apps, app-development, app-store, recommendation-engine, web-and-social-apps

Pokki is an app development and distribution platform that brings modern app experiences to the PC, including next-gen desktop apps and games, a Start menu replacement for Windows 8, and an intelligent app recommendation system to connect creators of great apps with the right users.

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Above: Pokki Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 8/22/13
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Above: Pokki on Lenovo PCs
Uploaded: 10/21/13

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Pokki: How to bring a Start Menu to Windows 8

Sources

  1. OpenCandy Downloads $3.5 Million From Bessemer Venture Partners and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (opencandy.com) [edit]
  2. OpenCandy Raises $5 Million Series B For Bundled Software You Might Actually Want (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. SweetLabs Raises $13 Million From Intel, Google And Others For Pokki App Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. OpenCandy’s Pokki Brings Web Apps To The Desktop, With Style (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    OpenCandy Raises $5 Million Series B For Bundled Software You Might Actually Want (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Pokki Attempts To Fix Windows 8 By Adding A Start Menu, Web App Store (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Pokki Partners With Acer To Offer Zynga Games On PC Desktops (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Renegade Windows App Store Pokki Lands Lenovo As Its Latest OEM Partner, Will Preload On Its PCs (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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