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Santa Clara, USA
3979 Freedom Circle, Suite 610
Santa Clara, CA, 95054
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Co-Founder
CTO
Director of Mobile
Executive Chairman
Product Designer
Marketing Associate/Community Management

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VENTURE FUNDING
Angel, 2/2008

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Fuzz

Looking to build engagement and retention in your app, website, or game? Thought about adding music? Feed.fm is a music API that allows game publishers, online retailers, and app developers to enhance their products with popular music to drive consumer engagement, retention, and revenues. We provide a turn-key, compliant streaming solution that allows your users to hear relevant, engaging, and curated music. We take care of the billing, licensing, compliance, and reporting hassles ensuring that you meet the legal requirements and allow you to focus on building an awesome product.

Empirical research shows that music increases consumer spending up to 78% in brick-and-mortar settings, such as retail, dining, and gaming establishments (Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 2012) and increases session times on websites (Lai et al., 2011). But using music in the online world is a costly technical and legal nightmare and has proved to be impracticable for most businesses.

You can check out our API documentation at http://feed.fm/documentation, our iOS SDK at https://github.com/fuzz-radio/iOS-SDK and our Javascript SDK at https://github.com/fuzz-radio/Javascript-SDK. Check out the Fuzz Radio app at (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id577300833) which is an in-depth demo of all of the capabilities of our API. By building on our platform, you can integrate any published music into your web and mobile apps in minutes and see immediate benefits in your session time, retention, user satisfaction, and revenue at a reasonable budget.

Feed.fm was founded by the team that created Blip.fm, and includes Chairman Mika Salmi, former President of MTV along with advisors from executive positions at EA, Billboard, ClearChannel, Rhapsody, RealNetworks, Netflix, SESAC, Ooga Labs, Turner Broadcasting, Twitch.tv/Justin.tv, ngmoco/DeNA, and GameStop Digital Ventures, and GameSalad.

Recent Milestones

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    Fuzz added James Anthony as Director of Mobile. (9/17/12)
    Posted 9/26/12 at 1:16pm
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    Fuzz added Vishal Natarajan as Marketing Associate/Community Management. (2/1/12)
    Posted 9/26/12 at 1:16pm
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    Fuzz added Matt Weldon as Product Designer. (11/1/11)
    Posted 9/26/12 at 1:16pm
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    Fuzz added Mika Salmi as Executive Chairman. (9/1/11)
    Posted 10/8/12 at 2:53pm
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    Fuzz added Eric Lambrecht as CTO. (3/10/11)
    Posted 9/26/12 at 1:10pm
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    Fuzz added Jeff Yasuda as Co-Founder. (3/10/11)
    Posted 5/12/08 at 10:00am
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    Fuzz added Brian Venneman as Co-Founder. (3/10/11)
    Posted 5/12/08 at 10:00am
  • Dollar
    Fuzz received () in Angel funding. (2/1/08)
    Posted 5/12/08 at 11:42am
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    Fuzz added Maureen Herman as Senior Director, Content Development.
    Posted 5/12/08 at 4:08pm

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Blip

Websiteblip.fm

Blip is essentially “Twitter for Music.” It allows you to suggest music and share your thoughts about it with a network of contacts.

No file uploads are necessary. Just search for the song you have in mind and Blip will grab it from Seeqpod, Skreemr, or parent company Fuzz’s own database of music. Your followers (”listeners”) can hear full versions of the songs you post using a Songza-like player at the bottom of the page.

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Above: Blip Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 5/13/08

Fuzz

Websitefuzz.com
Blogblog.fuzz.com
StageBeta
Launch DateSeptember 24, 2012
Fuzz screenshot
Above: Fuzz Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 5/12/08
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Above: FUZZ Homescreen 9/26/12
Uploaded: 10/9/12

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