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Websiteobvious.com
Blogblog.obvious.com
Twitter@ObviousCorp
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone415-285-4255
Employees
Founded2006
Descriptionweb media incubator

Offices

HQ
164 South Park Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107
USA

People

Advisor
Product Designer
Chief Architect
Software Engineer

Investments

Neighborland 4/2012
Lift Worldwide 8/2011
Open Places 1/2008

Funding

TOTAL $2M
FUNDING TOTAL $2M
Venture Round, 3/2012
Lerer Ventures
SV Angel
$2M

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Obvious

The Obvious Corporation creates technology systems to facilitate the process of collaboration between people to improve the world. Obvious believes that technology has the power to affect individuals, organizations, and society if implemented the right way. After creating Twitter and Odeo, Obvious is being relaunched to bring the world more products that matter including Medium.

Obvious Corp. was founded in 2006 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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Above: Obvious Screenshot -- #1
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Sources

  1. New Orleans’ Neighborland Raises Seed Round (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
  2. Obvious Partners With LIft (obvious.com) [edit]
  3. Jack Dorsey [edit]
  4. With $2M In Tow, Branch Teams Up With Twitter Co-Founders’ Obvious For ‘New Brand Of Discourse’ (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Welcome to Medium (medium.com) [edit]
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