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This is second time within a month I’ve seen a story about combining the power of mobile with direct mail marketing. This practice allows a marketing letter to connect immediately to the advertiser through mobile data. The earlier story dealt with printing mobile barcodes on letters – but this one is a little more interesting. Mainly because scandal-magnet Getfugu is involved. Continue reading
The proposition behind GetFugu is a simple one – you should be able to point your mobile phone camera at something and buy it. And you should be able to say the name of something into your phone and buy it. The “See it, Say it, Buy it” promise at the heart of this augmented reality search app has had a rocky 2009, with legal controversy raising its head in early October. But GetFugu seems to have weathered the storm, and has just announced $800,000 in funding. Continue reading
GetFugu is the long awaited search engine that uses Augmented Reality services to point consumers towards their favourite brands. Less than a week after booking Spongetech as its first brand partner, GetFugu has announced that the company is investing $4 million in the search engine. Continue reading
The long-awaited mobile search service from GetFugu is set to launch this September. September 9th, actually, for the 09.09.09 launch date. In order to attract a chunk of users on day one, the company has announced it will be giving special GetFugu debit cards to the first 100,000 subscribers. Continue reading
Now, we have written about Getfugu before on GoMo News and Cian wasn’t too impressed. But today I just spend 30 minutes or so checking out the company and the service and various content.
Well Getfugu launched a new press release today saying that it has partnered with Interpublic’s (IPG) Emerging Media Lab, a leading center [...]
Getfugu is a mobile company with mild multiple-personality disorder. It provides a number of very different services, with mobile search being the most recent area it has branched into. The search engine it offers combines a number of mobile search types that have been popular of late: local search, logo based visual search, voice search [...]