Press Releases

Grooveshark partners with djparty.fm

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

Partnership allows users to experience Grooveshark’s 15 million songs together in a social 3D-avatar-based music discovery service

New York, NY – November 15, 2011 – Music lovers will be able to enjoy their favorite tunes in a virtual world with the partnering of Grooveshark and DJparty.fm. Grooveshark is powering the social music discovery application on DJparty.fm, granting users full access to their music catalog! By partnering with Grooveshark, the largest internationally available on-demand music streaming and discovery service, DJparty.fm is able to offer music fans a library of over 15 million songs to share with their friends across the world.
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Club Cooee raises new capital for further expansion

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

International venture investors are backing the company behind the 3D chat community cooee GmbH

Kaiserslautern, Germany, 27.10.2010 - Cooee GmbH announced signficant new funding today, which will be used to accelerate expansion of its successful 3D chat community on top of the Windows desktop in other countries. The French venture capital firms Generis Capital Partners and Innoven Partenaires are entering this round of investment together with an angel investor and existing investor Aurelia Private Equity.
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First 3D-Chat for Windows Live Messenger

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Chat in 3D on your desktop and make new friends – A cooperation between Microsoft and the start-up cooee GmbH makes that come true now!

Unterschleißheim / Kaiserslautern, 2. June 2010. The cooperation between Microsoft Germany and cooee GmbH, which is supported by Microsofts start up iniative BizSpark One and “unternimm was”, bears fruit: The start-up from Kaiserslautern now offers a free 3D meeting place for the German users of Windows Live Messenger. The users can create their own avatars and meet in a 3D world to get to know each other and party.
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Instant Messaging of the next Dimension

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Club Cooee Enters US Open Beta partnering with the Leading International Browsergame Portal Bigpoint.com and is named AlwaysOn OnHollywood100 winner.

Kaiserslautern, Germany April, 2009 – Starting today, all doors are open to the free 3D-chatworld messenger Club Cooee (http://www.clubcooee.com) which is now in Open Beta for customers in the US. The ‘OnHollywood 100′ winner and ‘Red Herring 100 Global’ finalist, Cooee GmbH transfers all the possibilities of classical instant messaging into a lively and fascinating 3D online world running right on the user’s desktop. The customizable avatar not only enables users to chat with friends just like in any normal messenger, it also gives you the possibility to make new friends in Club Cooee and express your feelings with a multitude of animations like dancing, cheering or waving.
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Club Cooee Red Herring Europe 2008 Finalist, AURELIA PRIVATE EQUITY invests in promising newcomer

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

Kaiserslautern, April 10th, 2008 – Club Cooee has become one of the 200 finalists in this year’s Red Herring 100 Europe 2008 Award. Red Herring editors have discovered well-known companies such as Google, eBay and Skype in their early days and touted them as pioneers.

Red Herring, editor of the worldwide leading innovation magazine for investors and business decision-makers, assigns this award to the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) once every year.
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Red Herring 100 Finalist

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Malta , March 20, 2008 – Red Herring today announced that Club Cooee was named a Finalist of Red Herring 100 Europe, an award given to the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region each year.

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