Quub Expands In China

Irvine-based Quub, the UC Irvine spinoff developing a social messaging service, said today that it has opened up new offices, in Guangdong, China. The firm said the new offices will help support international efforts for the service, particularly in China. Quub develops a service which helps users to manage and share their status via Twitter, instant messaging, and other services. The firm grew out of research at UC Irvine's Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction.