WhosHere news


05 Jun 2012 – WhosHere Arrives on Android

23 May 2012 – First Location-Based Mobile Social Discovery App WhosHere Launches Video Chat

06 Mar 2012 – WhosHere User Sends Six Billionth Free Text Message

27 Feb 2012 – WhosHere Reaches 5 Million Users

20 Feb 2012 – WhosHere Mobile App Success Leads to Parent Company Name Change

19 Dec 2011 – WhosHere Increases International Reach with Latest Update

12 Sep 2011 – WhosHere Sends Four Billionth Free Text Message

03 Aug 2011 – Lightbank Makes New Investment in myRete, Makers of WhosHere

08 Jun 2011 – myRete Adds Polish, Russian and Turkish versions of its iOS app, WhosHere

02 Jun 2011 – myRete Revenue Surpasses $1 Million

25 May 2011 – WhosHere Surpasses Three Million Downloads

23 Mar 2011 – Two Billion Free Text Messages Sent via WhosHere

02 Feb 2011 – WhosHere Adds Support for Five New Languages

02 Dec 2010 – WhosHere for iPhone Surpasses Two Million Users

21 Nov 2010 – WhosHere For iPhone Localizes In Several Languages

09 Aug 2010 – WhosHere Tops 1.5 million users

15 Jul 2010 – WhosHere Users Send One Billion Free Text Messages

23 Jun 2010 – WhosHere Donating Proceeds to Gulf Coast Charity

11 Feb 2010 – WhosHereTM 2.2 released with Virtual Traveling, 25% more results and Facebook and Twitter integration

19 Nov 2009 – WhosHereTM is “Best Social Network iPhone App” Finalist

09 Nov 2009 – WhosHereTM is First iPhone Social Networking App to Have Free ‘Phone’ Calls

02 Jul 2009 – WhosHere In Top Five Percent of iPhone Apps

04 May 2009 – WhosHere – Popular iPhone Social Networking App Introduces “Jerk Filter” in Latest Release

12 Jan 2009 – Popular iPhone Social Networking App Doubles User Base and Announces WhosHere iPhone Ad Contest

24 Nov 2008 – WhosHere exceeds 100,000 Users and Ships WhosHere 0.99

07 Nov 2008 – iPhone App Helping Starlet Get Votes for Reality TV Show – MTV’s The Real World

08 Oct 2008 – myRete announces WhosHere Right Now and WhosHere 0.98a Update

23 Sep 2008 – myRete announces WhosHere 0.98 – myRete Adds Free Multimedia File Delivery to WhosHere

02 Sep 2008 – myRete announces WhosHere 0.97a

in the news

The Next Web – Location-based chat app WhosHere finally lands on Android

LA Times – WhosHere adds video and Android to its arsenal

The Android Site – WhosHere launches location-based mobile social discovery app for Android

Android Guys – WhosHere brings location-based social discovery to Android

PalmAddict – Technolofy Round Up

The Guardian – Apps Rush: Bear Grylls, Dark Knight Rises, 45 Sound, WhosHere, McDonald’s Passion-Meter and more

intoMobile – Dating and social discovery app WhosHere hits Google Play

In The Capital – WhosHere is Like Caller ID for the Faces of Your Dating Prospects

All Things D – To Combat Creepiness, WhosHere Launches In-App Video Chat

BisNow – Video Verification

AppAdvice – WhosHere Adds Free Video Chat

TechCrunch – WhosHere Launches Anonymous Video Chat

TechCocktail – WhosHere Wants to Remove the Creepiness from Meeting People on an App

WashingtonExec – Q&A With Stephen Smith Of WhosHere: Using Mobile Apps To Connect People In Their Own Backyard

Entreprenuer Bisnow – Do You Have a Non-phone Phone Yet?

Modern DC Business – WhosHere® – The Undating App

TechZone 360 – Lightbank Invests in myRete

Silicon Valley Business Journal – myRete raises funds for location-based social networking app

Mobile Entertainment – Mobile funding roundup: WhosHere…

Tech Cocktail – myRete, Makers of WhosHere, Close on Round of Funding from Lightbank

Entrepreneur Bisnow – WhosHere: BOOTSTRAPPED NO MORE

Washington Business Journal – myRete, FiberZone and Salsa Labs raise cash

VentureBeat – Mobile app WhosHere raises $1.25M for location-based social networking

TechCrunch – Lightbank Invests In Location-Based Mobile Social Network WhosHere

Wall Street Journal – The Next Bet for Groupon’s Founders

FedTech Bisnow – myRete COO, Stephen Smith, Persons of Interest

Washington Post – myRete named Hottest Start-up

PR Newswire – NVTC Announces 2011 Hot Ticket Award Finalists and Winners – myRete wins Hottest Start-up

Untether.tv – myRete: How they reached 3 million downloads, 2 billion text messages and $1 million in revenue with their first product, WhosHere – with co-founder Stephen Smith

FedTech Bisnow – myRete for hottest startup

Intomobile – iOS location-based social networking app WhosHere surpasses 3 million downloads

Washington Business Journal – Alexandria startup myRete Inc. comes onto the dating scene with an iPhone app

ComputerWorld – WhosHere 2.2 hit the App Store during Expo

FedTech Bisnow – myRete Best Bootstrap nominee

The Wall Street Journal – Smart Money – The Love Machine: 5 Dating Apps

Mashable – Best Social Network iPhone App – WhosHere finalist

Mashable – 500 Leading Nominees in Mashable’s #openwebawards

Social Times – WhosHere is a Cool Mobile Proximity Networking Tool