StumbleUpon archive

  • APP OF THE DAY: StumbleUpon review (Android and iOS)
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    APP OF THE DAY: StumbleUpon review (Android and iOS)

    By 30 April 2012

    The internet is a vast and cavernous place. In fact, it’s often so very big that it’s impossible to find anything of interest at all. With absolutely anything you can think of available to read about online, it’s sometimes difficult to think of...

  • StumbleUpon iPad app revamped and available now
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    StumbleUpon iPad app revamped and available now

    By 12 July 2011

    StumbleUpon has revamped its original (cr-app) iPad app, launching version 1.4 which is much more in tune with the world's most popular tablet. Taking its inspiration from Flipboard, the new StumpleUpon for iPad has a slick black UI and is very easy to...

  • StumbleUpon buys itself back from eBay
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    StumbleUpon buys itself back from eBay

    By 14 April 2009

    StumbleUpon has bought itself back from eBay after 2 years as a subsidiary of the online auction giant. StumbleUpon, a web browsing recommendation site that provides peer generated search results based on a "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" rating given by...

  • eBay acquires StumbleUpon search engine
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    eBay acquires StumbleUpon search engine

    By 31 May 2007

    eBay has announced that it has acquired StumbleUpon, a San Fran-based software start-up. StumbleUpon, a company eBay paid $75 million for, is a search-engine-with-a-difference, as a web browsing recommendation site that provides peer generated search...

  • Apple grows another 36%
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    Apple grows another 36%

    By 26 April 2007

    Following the announcements from Google and Amazon, Apple is showing its strength in the market with over a third growth. Apple shipped 1.5 million Mac computers and 10.5 million iPods during the quarter, representing 36% growth in Macs and 24% growth...