Funding Received
$2.4 Million in 3 Rounds from 11 Investors
Most Recent Funding
July 18, 2014 / Undisclosed Amount and Round
San Francisco, CA
Expect Labs is the creator of the MindMeld API, the first developer platform capable of powering intelligent voice experiences.
Tim Tuttle, Moninder Jheeta
Apps, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Mobile, iPad, Software

Company Details


Expect Labs has been widely recognized as a leader in the fast-emerging field of anticipatory computing. MIT Technology Review named them as one of the world's "50 Smartest Companies" of 2014, and they were included in Gartner's "Cool Vendors of 2013" list. MindMeld was selected as “Best in Show” at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show and was featured by Popular Science as one of the “Hottest Gadgets” of 2013. .

Expect Labs is the creator of the MindMeld app and API. The MindMeld app is the first intelligent assistant that can understand your conversations and find information you need before you have to search for it. The MindMeld API is an advanced developer platform and cloud-based service to power a new generation of anticipatory computing applications.

Expect Labs was founded in 2011 by successful, repeat entrepreneurs, and the team includes PhDs and world-class researchers from places like the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab, Stanford, Carnegie Mellon, and Bell Labs. Expect Labs is backed by some of Silicon Valley's most well-known investors and some of the technology industry's largest and most influential companies, including Google, Samsung, Intel, Telefónica, Liberty Global, Greylock Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, IDG Ventures, KPG Ventures, Quest Venture Partners, and several prominent angels.

Current Team (11)


Past Team (4)


Board Members and Advisors (2)


Products (2)

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    MindMeld App

    MindMeld is the first intelligent assistant that can understand your conversations and find the...
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    MindMeld API

    The MindMeld API is the first developer platform capable of powering intelligent voice...

Investors (11)

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    IDG Ventures USA

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    Liberty Global Ventures

    Liberty Global Ventures is a global investment fund owned by Liberty Global, the largest cable...
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    Samsung Ventures

    SVIC identifies and invests in promising start-up companies. They are strongly committed to...
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    Intel Capital

    Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, makes equity investments in innovative...
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    Telefonica Ventures

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    Google Ventures

    Google Ventures is the venture capital investment arm of Google Inc.
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Offices/Locations (1)

  • HQ

    350 Sansome St. Suite 750

    San Francisco, CA


Competitors (3)

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Images (2)

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