Monday, December 5, 2011
Nettle Makes Movies Social With MovieGoer
La Jolla-based Nettle, the mobile and social apps developer founded Brian Dear and Dan O'Neill, has launched its first app, MovieGoer, on the Apple iTunes App store. MovieGoer provides information, social networking, and other information about movies at local theaters, allowing users to get showtimes, see what movies your friends are watching, access trailers, record movie reviews, and more. Dear was the founder of Eventful, and O'Neill has been at MP3.com and Vivendi Universal, among other firms. The company is backed by Google Ventures, Advancit Capital, 500 Startups, and angel investors.