Here’s a simple, handy tool that can help businesses save a bit of time. Cardmunch, a company that let’s you scan businesscards with your phone and then store them has been acquired by linkedin and the networking site has decided to give away the service for free.
Here’s the announcement:
Our long-term vision for CardMunch has been to help manage business contacts and help you to leverage your contacts and connections for doing business. With that in mind, we are thrilled to announce today that CardMunch is now a part of LinkedIn! LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network and as such, provides the perfect platform for us to execute the CardMunch vision.
That’s not all; we have even more good news! Starting today, the current version of the CardMunch app will be completely free! Yes, you heard right, the current version of the CardMunch app is now a free service, which means that you can capture and transcribe as many business cards as you like, free of charge. The CardMunch app on the AppStore has been updated to reflect this, and we encourage you to update the application by clicking on this link: http://lnkd.in/cardmunch