Posts Tagged: between

This dating concierge startup promises you ‘hassle-free romance’

This dating concierge site promises you ‘hassle-free romance’

But is ‘hassle-free romance’ really romance at all?

  • September 15, 2014
  • at 12:19 am
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Korean couples app Between launches ecommerce store, adds 1M users in Japan and 2 new investors

Between, the South Korean app for couples, will launch an ecommerce store today. It also hit 1M users in Japan and attracted two new investo...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 10:01 am
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Gear up for Valentine’s Day with these 9 apps

We know Valentine’s Day is just round the corner, so we curated some really useful apps just for you that could make this annual occasion ...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 3:40 pm
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Cute couples app Between gears up for Southeast Asia as it reaches 5 million downloads

Good things come in pairs, and couples app Between today announced that it has reached 5 million downloads worldwide, marking a 150 percent ...

  • December 20, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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Korean startups at beGLOBAL 2013

Korean startups finally get all the limelight at beGLOBAL event in Silicon Valley

This past Friday, Korean startup blog beSUCCESS inaugurated its first beGLOBAL conference in Silicon Valley, bringing Korean startups togeth...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 4:05 pm
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Couples Messaging App LoveByte Launches for Android, Avoids Clash with Between

LoveByte, a popular mobile messaging app for love couples, is finally available on Android. This news came shortly after its Korea-based com...

  • January 28, 2013
  • at 9:20 am
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South Korea’s Between, a chat app for couples, raises USD3M

The participants, all Korea-based VC firms, are: Stonebridge Capital, KTB Network, Capstone Partners, and Softbank Ventures.

  • January 23, 2013
  • at 3:49 pm
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Between, a private social network for couples, hits 1.75 million downloads

Between's growth rate in the last five months was certainly impressive.

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Builk wins Echelon 2012 Launchpad, Between emerges as runner-up

The Thai startup is a professional social network for the construction industry that doubles as a construction management web app.

  • June 11, 2012
  • at 5:59 pm
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Fresh off its latest funding boost, Korea-based couples app Between sets up shop in Taiwan

We’ve been following South Korea’s VCNC, creator of the for-couples chat app Between, since its early days as a bootstrapped startup, tr...

  • June 6, 2014
  • at 8:00 am
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Between’s product manager: attention to detail can be a double-edged sword

In the season of all things lovey dovey, for this inaugural series of women in technology, we speak with Jooyeon Kim (pictured right), the p...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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App for couples Between raises money from DeNA

Between, an app for couples by Korean company VCNC, has raised an undisclosed amount of money from strategic investor DeNA (2432.T), a Japan...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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Uber Between Korea

Uber teams up with messaging app to get more Korean couples in its cars

Uber launched in South Korea this summer, and this week the fancy car booking service is trying out its first bit of social marketing in the...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 4:18 pm
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Between has 200,000 Downloads in Southeast Asia, 2.9 Million Globally

(Update: @sonofsarah says that all download numbers are BS. True. So here you go: Between has over 900,000 monthly active users. For LoveByt...

  • March 27, 2013
  • at 10:47 pm
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Between’s Co-founder: Thinking Local is Challenging, Not Yet Thinking of SEA

VCNC, the Korean startup behind the couples messaging app, Between, has raised 3 billion KRW ($2.8 million) from Stonebridge Capital, KTB Ne...

  • January 23, 2013
  • at 11:51 pm
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It’s Good When Your Startup Name Becomes a Verb

Remember Between? The messaging application for couples? At the recent Global Brain event held in Tokyo last Friday, the Korean startup ment...

  • December 13, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Korea’s Social App-For-Two Wants to Get Between Couples Everywhere

Korean couples app Between recently crossed the 900,000 download mark and is seeking a new round of funding next month. The app aims to crea...

  • June 19, 2012
  • at 6:08 pm
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10 finalists for Echelon 2012 pitch competition announced

The 10 finalists for Echelon 2012, a major technology startup conference in Singapore, has been announced. They will be pitching on stage at...

  • June 5, 2012
  • at 10:59 am
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