Next Jump Acquires FlightCaster

Posted Jan 11, 2011

FlightCaster is a service that predicts whether your flight will be delayed or on time. FlightCaster has a popular mobile application on the iPhone and BlackBerry. FlightCaster bases its decision about whether a flight is late using air traffic, weather, and other factors.

Next Jump recently announced that they have acquired FlightCaster. Next Jump is a company that powers the rewards programs for about 90,000 different companies including the MasterCard MarketPlace. FlightCaster is a Y Combinator company that had raised about $800,000.