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Urban Airship Raises $25 Million

Urban Airship is a mobile marketing solutions company that helps you improve customer engagement using push notifications and location-based marketing.  The service also offers mobile analytics.  Urban Airship recently expanded their services to help developers build an Apple Passbook app.  The company has raised $25 million in additional funding according to AllThingsD
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Urban Airship Acquires Tello To Enable Developers For Setting Up Apple Passbook Features

Mobile push messaging startup company Urban Airship has acquired Tello.  Tello will enable Urban Airship to offer an Apple Passbook management product for developers.  The price was not disclosed and it was an all-stock deal.

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Microsoft and Urban Airship Ally For Push Notifications On Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8

Microsoft Corporation and Urban Airship have partnered to create a push notification system on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.  Urban Airship will become the preferred provider for push notifications.  Urban Airship will provide a single codebase client library for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 applications.

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Mobile Location Startup SimpleGeo Gets Acquired By Urban Airship


SimpleGeo is a location-based service that provides the infrastructure and tools for implementing location elements into applications. Urban Airship, a company that helps companies build apps with push notifications and monitor analytics, has acquired SimpleGeo.
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Mobile Company Urban Airship Raises $5.4 Million


Urban Airship is a mobile company that helps developers set up push notifications and in-app purchases. The company has raised $5.4 million in funding led by Foundry Group and includes True Ventures and Founders Co-op. Urban Airship makes push and in-app purchases possible on multiple mobile operating systems including iOS, BlackBerry, and Android. Urban Airship also recently started offering mobile subscription services. Some of their clients include Tapulous, LivingSocial, and Gowalla. [TechCrunch]