LinkedIn has acquired an iOS app called Refresh. This app provides predictive insights to the user before their professional meetings. However, nor LinkedIn or Refresh has disclosed the financial terms of the deal yet.
The Refresh startup was founded by Bhavin Shah and Paul Tyma in 2011. Refresh is a digital briefing book which allows the users to discover common ground and build stronger relationships with people they are about to meet. It sync’s the users LinkedIn or Facebook account and analyzes the account of the users to aggregate details about the individuals.
According to Refresh, the app will stop accepting the new registration immediately and will go offline from April 15th.
“Our joint passion for delivering insights that help professionals be more productive is what makes joining LinkedIn so exciting. Plus, LinkedIn gives us an opportunity to share insights with more than 347 million professionals across the globe. Our team will focus its efforts on providing LinkedIn members with more insights to help them better do their jobs.”
posted Refresh on a company blog.