All-stock deal for the geolocation startup is estimated to be worth $3.5 million.
Nearly a quarter of the staff of the geolocation start-up now consists of former Digg employees, including co-founder Joe Stump.
Start-up hopes to make it easy to bring location-aware features to any Web or mobile service--but we haven't seen it in action yet.
CNET learns that the Series A round, which closed late last week, was led by First Round Capital and includes contributions from prominent Valley angel investors.
Strategic investors Verizon and Salesforce.com lead funding round for the mobile notifications provider.
The round was led by Greylock Partners with contributions from a handful of prominent individual investors--some of whom also back competitor Foursquare.
Two Digg employees have built "Wheretheladies.at," a relatively simple map mashup that tries to figure out which South by Southwest venues are populated by the most females.
Are the location wars still raging? Gowalla, which some critics say has totally lost the battle with Foursquare, just inked two new promotional deals.
Lugging around a MacBook is totally passe at this year's installment of the annual geek fest--but don't worry, PC makers, it's going to be awhile before the rest of the world follows suit.
Annual geek-culture confab has gotten so big that wide-eyed young start-ups thinking it's their ticket to fame may find it's like hoping to get a record deal by showing up at Coachella with a guitar.