Mobile Search, Messaging, and Contextual Layer for Apps – TC Disrupt 2014 Winner
Apps simply don’t communicate with each other, and the way we search and share on mobile is encumbered by switching from app to app or using a mobile browser. Ever try to find places, book reservations, and share plans on your phone? On average it takes five or more apps and an intolerable amount of toggling back and forth between apps to do so. It’s no wonder we spend 11 hours a month using social apps and doing searches alone on our mobile phones.
Vurb connects your apps to bring your favorite people, places, and things together. Go out. Find new places to eat. Get movie times. Use Vurb Chat to sync up with your friends – all in one app. With Vurb, you can discover great places, make restaurant reservations, plan with friends, and order an Uber or Lyft. Best of all, you don’t have to hop from app to app to do it. Finally your phone works the way it’s supposed to. Your Apps & Friends, All Together.
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Trevor BossertVIALead Development Operations Engineer
Development Operations, Worked for several funded startups; I always increase developer velocity and provide high quality infrastructure design.