Verve Wireless is a company that develops mobile applications for newspapers and publications. Verve has recently acquired Deconstruct Media, a mobile ad company. Verve said that this acquisition will help monetize mobile media from the local level.
Deconstruct Media was launched by former engineering executives from AOL Advertising.com. Deconstruct CEO Brent Halliburton will become the VP of product management at Verve. Verve works with McClatchy and Belo Interactive and they have raised $10 million in funding.