eBuddy Buddies Up With $9.5M

February 2008
Red Herring;2/5/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the €6.5 million injected by the European venture capital firm Prime Technology Ventures into the startup company eBuddy. The startup boasts a web-based instant messenger that allows people to chat on any of the AOL, Google Talk, MSN, MySpace and Yahoo Messenger clients. The eBuddy messenger also works on mobile devices that are xHTML or WAP capable. eBuddy plans to use the funding toward international expansion and development of its software. eBuddy boasts more than 12 billion monthly visitors.


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