Liz Gannes

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$10M More for Bubble Motion's "Voice Twitter"

“Bubbly” is what they’re calling it in Silicon Valley these days, but it’s also the name of the voice-based mobile social networking service with seven million users across Asia, all of them paying customers via subscription fees or per-SMS charges. The company behind Bubbly, Bubble Motion, has raised $10 million in additional funding led by SingTel Innov8 and including Infocomm Investments and previous investors like Sequoia Capital. This brings Bubble Motion to more than $40 million raised, though the company went through multiple lives before Bubbly took off.


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik