SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mimvi, Inc. (OTCQB: MIMV), a leading mobile search and recommendation technology company, today announced release of a free mobile app based on the CrunchBase API of searchable companies and people. The app, BizWiki™, is a fully interactive search and discovery app integrated with maps, funding info, management teams, bios and more.
The BizWiki™ app explores CrunchBase's database of technology companies, people, and investors while discovering hidden connections through Mimvi's proprietary recommendation technology. BizWiki™ is designed to bring the start-up community closer together by giving users the most relevant information in the palm of their hands.
"BizWiki™ is a showcase product for us," said Mimvi CEO Michael Poutre. "Crunching big data sets is right in our wheel-house, and what better data set than CrunchBase to show off our technology."
The app brings together data from CrunchBase in an easy-to-use, elegant interface, enabling users to find information about their competitors, funding info, office locations, key executives and employees, and other information. It also includes links back to update listings or create new ones directly on the CrunchBase site. BizWiki™ is an unofficial mobile version of data found at http://www.CrunchBase.com.
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Mimvi, Inc. (MIMV) is a leading mobile search and discovery technology provider. Its proprietary search and "intelligent" recommendation algorithms enable the search and discovery of Mobile Apps, Mobile Content and Mobile Products across multiple devices and platforms, including: Apple's iPhone and iPad, Google Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Facebook and web applications. For more information, please visit: http://www.mimvi.com.
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