With 10mil downloads, Between eyes platform play in 2015
Couples app Between has recently crossed the 10-million download mark, claiming 100% year-on-year growth thanks to overseas markets such as Japan, Taiwan and South-East Asia. Its goal for 2015 will be to make the app into a platform, which will allow it to continue to monetise from the niche user base it serves.
With investment from Tokyo firm, VCNC to build Between ‘platform’
South Korea’s VCNC, which develops the ‘couples’ app Between, said that Tokyo Stock Exchange-listed mobile Internet services company DeNA Co Ltd has agreed to make a “strategic investment” in the company.
‘Couples app’ Between rolls out operations in South-East Asia
Korean startup VCNC Inc is rolling out its ‘Between’ mobile app for couples in a big way in South-East Asia, beginning with Singapore where it has launched its first campaign, in partnership with premier dining guide OpenRice.