ALAMEDA, Calif. — May 7, 2014 — LifeMap Solutions, Inc., a medical technology startup focused on creating innovative mobile health (mHealth) products and services powered by big data, today announced an initial $5 million seed round led by parent company LifeMap Sciences, Inc., a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc., with additional participation via in-kind support from its development partner, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
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New Trailer Features Monster Matchmaking on a Jaunty Island
TEL AVIV, Israel – April 29, 2014 – New publisher Crazy Labs today released its latest game, Tip Tap Monsters, to entertain players of all ages and skill levels. A simple and addictive take on Mahjong, the mobile game features high quality graphics and an endearing cast of characters that you tap to make the right match. Click to breezy beats as you pair up fickle frankensteins, single-eyed sweethearts, and bespeckled beasts to make them smile. With a multitude of levels to play, all with unique layouts and varying background settings, Tip Tap Monsters offers a fun and casual playing experience that’s accessible yet challenging for all ages. The game is free-to-play and currently available to download on the Apple App Store.
PowerCloud Systems and Common Sense Media Partner to Launch webRover, a Family-Curated Web Experience for Young Internet Users
PALO ALTO and SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – March 13, 2014 – PowerCloud Systems, makers of Skydog, a home networking solution designed for families, today announced another milestone in its partnership with Common Sense Media, the largest non-partisan, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world filled with media and technology. PowerCloud has introduced webRoverä, an industry-first feature for Skydog that delivers an easy way for families to manage the connected experience of young children by leveraging Common Sense Media’s independent, age-based ratings and reviews of online media. Managed from a Web interface as part of the Skydog platform, webRover is curated by parents to include sites that have been recommended by Common Sense Media, as well as their own selections, creating a “safe zone” for the individual child. Ideal for toddlers and children up to age eight, webRover can be used on any device connected to the home network and gives parents confidence that their younger kids are having a safe and productive Internet experience while at home. Continue reading PowerCloud Systems and Common Sense Media Partner to Launch webRover, a Family-Curated Web Experience for Young Internet Users
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PALO ALTO, Calif. – February 11, 2014
WHO: PowerCloud Systems, Inc., the creators of Skydog (www.skydog.com), Smart Family Wi-Fi Router and Web App, a first-of-its-kind home networking solution that allows you to powerfully, yet simply, manage your family’s unique digital lifestyle.
Top 10 Mobile Games Publisher with 25M MAUs Continues to Dominate Kids’ App Market
TEL AVIV, Israel – Feb. 6, 2014 – Tabtale, a developer and publisher of interactive games and educational apps for mobile devices, today announced that its games have been downloaded 300 million times, solidifying its position as a top 10 global mobile games publisher by download volume. The achievement comes on the heels of TabTale releasing its 250th app, spanning games and educational content for iOS, Android, and Windows smartphone and tablet devices. TabTale recently closed a $12.5M Series B led by Qualcomm Ventures and Magma Venture Partners. The funding round allowed the company to secure a new office in Tel Aviv, Israel, and will be used to fuel the company’s growth as it maintains its leadership position in mobile entertainment. Continue reading TabTale Reaches 300 Million Downloads, Releases Infographic on Company History
New Offerings A Response to Consumer Requests Following Successful October Launch
PALO ALTO, Calif. – December 5, 2013 – PowerCloud Systems, a pioneer in cloud networking for the connected home, today announced that the company has made Skydog, its breakthrough approach to managing home Internet use, available to community groups, such as schools, clubs and religious institutions through a special volume pricing program. It also announced new user features, including demonstration videos within the portal, and richer content programming on its user forum. Skydog is a combination smart Wi-Fi router and Web application that gives families coping with an overload of devices and Internet applications unprecedented visibility into, and management over, their home network. Skydog was commercially launched in late October 2013, following a successful Kickstarter campaign earlier in the year. Community volume pricing, plus these new user features are the most recent examples of PowerCloud listening and responding to its enthusiastic consumers to further enhance their Skydog experience.
Workflow Solution Builds Momentum with Strategic Partnerships Including AppThwack, Bugsnag, and Babel Media
SAN FRANCISCO – October 31, 2013 – Today Gamebrain announced a series of new strategic partnerships to further build out its game development workflow platform, including AppThwack, Bugsnag, and Babel Media. The new round of deals follows Gamebrain’s initial signing of Kontagent, solidifying additional facets of game development support needed by small to mid-sized developers to succeed. Gamebrain’s workflow solution aims to offer the best game development tools in the industry on an affordable level, combining a central knowledge bank of resources and tools with manageable processes and milestones to keep projects on track.
Smart Router plus Web App Empowers Parents to Help Their Kids Make Smart Choices about their Connected Lives
PALO ALTO, Calif. – October 30, 2013 – PowerCloud Systems, a pioneer in cloud networking for the connected home, today announced that Skydog™, a combination smart Wi-Fi router and Web application, is now available to the general public. Skydog gives families coping with an overload of devices and Internet applications unprecedented visibility into, and management over, their home network so that they can take control of their connected lives. Skydog had a successful Kickstarter campaign in Spring 2013 and now has more than 1,000 users and glowing reviews. Skydog is available via www.Skydog.com and on Amazon (http://amzn.to/HhYpkj).