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Funding

TOTAL $2.2M
FUNDING TOTAL $2.2M
Seed, 8/2009
Y Combinator
Seed, 3/2012
SV Angel
Product Crowdfunding, 10/2012
$2.2M

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Lockitron

Lockitron brings you keyless entry using your phone.

Lockitron lets you instantly grant family, friends and guests access to your home or business from anywhere in the world using your internet enabled smartphone. It works with any smartphone and can detect the iPhone 4S or 5 on approach thanks to integrated Bluetooth Low Energy.

Lockitron installs in seconds over your current deadbolt without the need for a locksmith - renters can use Lockitron too since you don’t need to change your keys.

Recent Milestones

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    Lockitron — The new Lockitron launches with incredibly simple installation and a new Bluetooth Low Energy feature that unlocks the door for you as you approach. (10/2/12)
    Posted 1/3/13 at 7:14pm via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    Lockitron received $2.2M in Product Crowdfunding funding. (10/1/12)
    Posted 1/16/14 at 10:51am via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    Lockitron received in Seed funding. (3/1/12)
    Posted 3/20/13 at 7:05pm
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    Lockitron — Lockitron launches the first version of its product, a replacement deadbolt that lets you lock or unlock your door from anywhere in the world. (5/13/11)
    Posted 1/3/13 at 7:12pm via techcrunch.com
  • Dollar
    Lockitron received in Seed funding. (8/2/09)
    Posted 10/25/13 at 3:22am

Videos

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Lockitron - Keyless Entry Using Your Phone

Added: 1/5/13

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Sources

  1. y combinator source [edit]
  2. Citation Needed [add]
  3. Lockitron Still Hasn’t Shipped To Most Backers Over A Year After Its $2.2M Crowdfunding Effort (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Lockitron Lets You Unlock Your Door With Your Phone (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    YC-Alum Lockitron Is Back With A New Kit That Allows Smartphones To Control Dumb Deadbolts (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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