Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by BuildingLayer
Founded:
July 26, 2010
Headquarters:
Lexington, KY
Funding:
$59.70k
Categories:
Maps, Software

Software for giant touchscreens

Description

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AwesomeTouch develops software for large-format touch screens for public places.

The company's initial product is a multitouch wayfinding application. It can be customized for public locations like cities, shopping malls, and college campuses. The "AwesomeMap" app provides users with a pinch-to-zoom map graphic, tappable points-of-interest, and a calendar aggregated from web-based sources. The company's goal is to enable non-smartphone users to experience location-based web services while in public places.

AwesomeTouch is also developing a whiteboard product for the education space and a configurator application for the retail shopping market.

The company was formed out of a trio of University of Kentucky engineering student design projects in the spring of 2010. The company found its first customer in the Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau, converting an existing paper map into an... See More

Funding Rounds (4) - $59.70k

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Investors (1)

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    Betaspring

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Awesome Inc

    348 E. Main St

    Lexington, KY 40507

    USA

Competitors (2)

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    Perceptive Pixel

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Images (1)

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