Thursday, September 10, 2009

Nokia has Acquired Plum for Location Services

Nokia has acquired certain assets of Plum Ventures, Inc, a privately held company which employed approximately 10 people with main offices in Boston, Massachusetts. Plum will complement Nokia's Social Location services. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Plum operates a cloud-based social media sharing and messaging service for private groups. Plum-powered groups are suited for families, co-workers, neighborhoods, sports, schools, faith and any other existing social group.

The acquired Plum assets will become part of Nokia's Services unit.

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