6Wunderkinder Acquires Moped

Wunderlist 2 iOS Android6Wunderkinder, a Berlin, Germany-based company that develops productivity application Wunderlist, acquired Moped, a provider of a messaging tool.

The amount of the transaction was not disclosed.

According to a post on the company’s blog, Moped will be shutting down its service on December 31st.

Led by Founder & CEO Schuyler Deerman and located in Berlin as well, Moped provided a free messaging application that allowed users to send messages from desktop and mobile, integrating with web services such as Dropbox, Foursquare, Chrome, IFTTT, Twitter and Facebook.
It was a web-based app compatible with iPhone, Android and the most desktop web browsers.
The company had raised $1m from Earlybird, Betaworks, SV Angel and Lerer Ventures (read here).

For 6Wunderkinder, this acquisition followed a massive $19m Series B round (read here).



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