Taskbox Buys Boxer, Renames Firm

Austin-based email management software developer Taskbox has acquired fellow, Austin email firm Boxer, and renamed itself Boxer, the firm said this week. Taskbox, which is backed by the Central texas Angel Network, also launched an iPhone version of its software, Boxer for iPhone. Taskbox is headed by Andrew Eye; the firm's email client is designed to help users better sort through their inbox and manage their inbox, as a replacement to existing email applications.