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Acquired byMediafed
Date9/2012

General Information

Offices

Cambridge, GBR
140 Science Park
Milton Road
Cambridge, CB4 0GF, GBR
Denver, USA
5350 South Rosyln Street Suite 210
Greenwood Village
Denver, CO, 80111
USA

People

CEO
VP of Product and Engineering
Board Director
Business Development

Funding

TOTAL $18M
FUNDING TOTAL $18M
Series B, 12/2008
3i Group
£6.45M
Series D, 4/2010
£3M
Venture Round, 9/2011
DFJ Esprit
€2.5M

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Taptu

Taptu is a social and media technology company. We build innovative platforms, tools and applications that enable highly personalized creation, curation, recommendation, search, discovery, management, consumption and sharing of content across all personal screen-based devices. Our flagship product is My Taptu, a social news aggregator currently available for the iPhone, iPhone Touch and Android mobile devices.

Our other products include Taptu Touch Search and Wapedia, both available for apps on the iPhone and Android devices, and as a mobile web site for other mobile phones.

Founded in 2007, Taptu is privately held and capitalized by leading investors, DFJ Esprit and Sofinnova.

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Screenshots

Taptu screenshot
Above: My Taptu iPhone App
Uploaded: 11/12/10

Products

My Taptu, iPhone, iPod Touch and Android Social News Aggregator App

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Taptu Search

Websitetaptu.com
Blogblog.taptu.com
StageLive
Launch DateOctober, 2007

Search serving only mobile results.

Taptu aims to provide results that are only suitable for mobile phones, they offer an iphone app, a smartphone enabled website, and a lightweight mobile page for older phones.

Taptu screenshot
Taptu Search Taptu Search Taptu Search
Taptu Search

Taptu Touch Search

Websitetaptu.com
StageLive

Traffic Analytics

Quantcast

Livegraph

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Taptu

Sources

  1. Taptu’s Acquisition By MediaFed Hints At Smart Move To Put The Heat On Flipboard And The Rest (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Taptu closes £6.45m Series B round (uk.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. internal news (taptu.com) [edit]
  4. Taptu Raises €2.5M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
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