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Closed Date12/2011
Closed URLtechcrunch.com/20...
Acquired byLimbo
Date4/2009
TermsCash and Stock

General Information

Offices

Burlingame, USA
270 East Lane
Burlingame, CA, 94010
USA

Funding

TOTAL $2.09M
FUNDING TOTAL $2.09M
Seed, 8/2007
Techstars
$15k
Angel, 3/2008
$1M
Venture Round, 4/2009
$680k
Venture Round, 7/2009
Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ)
$400k

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Brightkite Closed down on December, 2011

Brightkite

Use Brightkite to meet people around you, keep up with your friends, explore and discover new places. Brightkite is the real time social discovery network. 1 Million people use Brightkite’s free services every week, which are available to anyone, anywhere, worldwide. All you need is a mobile phone or Web browser to bring your friends together in the real world, wherever you may be.

The award-winning company is headquartered in Burlingame, California. To learn more about using your phone as a social discovery tool, visit us at www.brightkite.com.

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Above: Brightkite Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 5/11/09

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Brightkite

Sources

  1. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. TechStars Demo Day – Class of 2007 (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Techstars (techstars.org) [edit]
  4. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  5. Draper via TC [edit]
  6. Brightkite hands out soMe beta invites (blog.brightkite.com) [edit]
    The Brightkite iPhone Version is Out! (blog.brightkite.com) [edit]
    Brightkite: 2 Million Users And A Lot Of Local Promo Interest (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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