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With $1.5 Million Investment, Korean Startup Smile Mom Launches Mobile Community For Moms

Originally posted on TechCrunch Moms feeling guilty about baby-spamming Facebook with their child’s photos and their every precious moment now have a more private alternative for those updates, thanks to a new mobile social network called Smile Mom. The app, which is designed to connect moms with others nearby, has already grown to 14,000 users during its beta testing phase. The founders behind the new app are formerly of Paprika Lab, a…

Superhero-Maker and CEO of Paprika Labs (Hero City), Acquired in 2012, Joins the Bill at beLAUNCH 2013
2013년 01월 18일

John S. Kim founded the 1st generation social gaming company ‘Paprika Lab’ in 2007. The company went on to create ‘Hero City’ which attracted more than 1.5 million MAUs on Facebook and became the fastest growing game on Facebook. Paprika Labs was acquired by Japanese gaming company GREE, Inc. in June 2012. John joins us at Korea’s biggest startup conference, beLAUNCH, in May 2013.