All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Chomp’

Apple App Store Search Gets A Boost From Chomp

Back in February we brought you news that Apple had acquired Chomp. Chomp was a search engine focused specifically on apps for the iOS and Android platforms. By the time news of the purchase broke, however, several of Chomp’s most prominent employees – including CEO Ben Keighran and CTO Cathy Edwards – were already working for Apple. At the time, …

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Looks Like Apple Is Making Some iTunes Improvements

Apple has acquired Chomp, which provides an app search engine for iPhone, iPad and Android apps, according to various reports. It will be interesting to see how long Chomp offers Android app search, which Verizon announced in September it would replace its VCast with. MG Siegler, who appears to be the first to have reported on the acquisition, says, “My …

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Verizon Does App Search on Android Phones, Taps Chomp Algorithm

Marni Walden, Verizon’s CMO, announced today that beginning this fall, all Verizon Android phones will ship with app search, courtesy of Chomp. “Verizon is the only carrier with an app store and the only carrier to make app discovery available on shipping phones,” a representative for Verizon tell WebProNews. “Chomp’s app search engine will be integrated into the new Verizon …

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