LaunchDFW has always kept in touch with Alex Muse and ShopSavvy. It seemed like it was about time for an update, and coincidentally, ShopSavvy recently made a big announcement about offering an extension of Groupon's services. I caught up with Alex Muse – co-founder of ShopSavvy,...

ShopSavvy has announced Matthew Weathers, former product lead for PayPal Mobile, has joined as vice president of product to lead development of its mobile commerce strategy. He will be based in the company's San Francisco offices. Last month, ShopSavvy introduced QuickPay 1.0 on both the iPhone...

ShopSavvy announced on Tuesday that version 4 of their popular application has been released for the Android platform. The much-anticipated update, which was released for iPhone back in November, brings a variety of new features to the Android application including: Major Look & Feel Overhaul. Deals, Live and...

Dallas-based ShopSavvy (aka Big in Japan) is putting on a Twitter contest that could put an iPhone 4 or an Android EVO in your hot little hands. The rules are simple, follow @ShopSavvy on Twitter and then send out a tweet that says: Win an iPhone 4...

Local startup Big in Japan has won the Entertainment Technology category at the SXSW Interactive Accelerator competition in Austin with their popular mobile application ShopSavvy. The Dallas company faced off against 2 other startups, PocketTales and BandCentral, in the final round of the competition today to...

Dallas based Big in Japan, creators of the popular ShopSavvy application, announced today that they will be releasing a new version specifically for the iPad. From their press release: Big in Japan, a Dallas-based idea factory for mobile applications, announced today that it will release a...