|Description||mobile software solutions|
|Venture Round, 12/09 ||$800k|
GetFugu, Inc., a technology company, focuses on developing mobile search tools. Its application enables consumers to retrieve content and eliminate the need to type a Website address or search term into a browser. GetFugu’s products under development include ARL, which recognizes logos and products through mobile phone camera; VRL through which consumer could speak into the phone to retrieve content; GRL designed to work with the GPS systems of mobile phones; and Hotspotting, a mobile ecommerce tool that enables the consumer to purchase or retrieve information featured in the video by touching it on the screen.
The company was formerly known as Madero, Inc. and changed its name to GetFugu, Inc. on March 25, 2009. GetFugu, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is based in San Francisco, California.