Sabeer Bhatia promoted SabseBolo has acquired MobiVox, a VoIP startup based out of Canada.
MobiVox provides its partners and customers a host of voice-activated mobile value-added services, including worldwide inbound and outbound calling, group communication and voice-to-text services.
The 4 year old startup raised an $11 million Series A round from Flybridge Capital Partners, IDG Ventures China, IDG Ventures Vietnam, Brightspark Ventures and Skypoint Capital Corp.
The acquisition, coming only two months after its acquisition of Jaxtr, will enable Sabse’s global network of carrier partners to rapidly deploy voice-activated services to their customers.
The Mobivox platform and patent portfolio adds to Sabse’s offering by providing a proven voice-interface-programming language, in-the-cloud contact book storage along with network-agnostic telephony integration. Additionally, Mobivox brings a very deep team of speech developers that combined bring more than 100 years of expertise. The Mobivox Voice User Interface (VUI), available in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese languages, is used by partners around the world.
Very recently, Sabeer Bhatia sold ApnaCircle to French company, Viadeo.