- Palo Alto, CA
- Emu Messanger is an app for Android with a built-in assistant offering information and suggestions based on the users' personal interests.
- Gummi Hafsteinsson, Dave Feldman
- Mobile, Android, SMS, Chat, Productivity Software, Messaging
Emu is texting with a built-in assistant. Schedule lunches, share your location, and set reminders — as easily as sending a photo. It’s texting, for grown-ups.
Created by veterans of Siri, Apple, Google, TechCrunch, and Yahoo! Messenger, Emu is a messaging product for iPhone that uses artificial intelligence — machine learning and natural language processing — to understand messages, then magically adds relevant information to help you schedule a lunch, reserve a table, buy movie tickets, or share your location in real time.
Emu (http://emu.is) was founded in 2012 by Gummi Hafsteinsson (formerly VP Product Siri, previously at Apple and Google), Dave Feldman (previously with AOL/TechCrunch and Yahoo!), and an experienced team of mobile and machine-learning engineers. The company has received seed funding of $1.5M to date from Kleiner Perkins, TriplePoint Capital, Menlo Ventures, DFJ, and additional angel investors. See our Founder Bios for more information on the founding team.
Current Team (4)Update
TriplePoint Capital offers leases and loans to finance companies' equipment or growth-capital...
Menlo Ventures provides capital for seed through growth technology companies.
Venture Capital Firm
Palo Alto, CA
- 08/06/14 -mobilesyrup.com