Funding Received
$46 Million in 1 Round from 6 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$46 Million Series A on November 7, 2012
Oakland, CA
Livescribe is the global leader in the smartpen field, enabling customers to capture, search and share handwritten notes on digital devices.
Jim Marggraff
Hardware + Software

Company Details

January 1, 2007
2 in CrunchBase

Livescribe is the global leader in the design and manufacturing of smartpens, enabling customers to capture, search and share handwritten notes on the digital devices they use every day. Livescribe makes the only smartpens on the market that synchronize handwritten notes with recorded audio, making the ubiquitous pen more useful in today’s world. Livescribe’s family of smartpens include the Echo smartpen, the Sky wifi smartpen (“Livescribe wifi” outside the US), and the Livescribe 3 smartpen, with complementary software for each platform.

Livescribe was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Oakland, California. The company has received funding from firms such as Scale, VantagePoint and Crosslink Capital, along with other participants. To learn more about Livescribe, please visit

Current Team (2)


Board Members and Advisors (2)


Products (2)

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    Livescribe Desktop

    Livescribe Desktop was added to CrunchBase in 2009
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    Pulse Smart Pen

    In the lineage of the writing utensil, the Livescribe Pulse deserves a prominent place with the...

Investors (6)

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    Translink Capital

    While most of the market leading customers and partners for these three sectors are located in...
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    Qualcomm Ventures

    Qualcomm Ventures (QCV) was formed and began funding in 2000, with a $500-million fund commitment...
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    Crosslink Capital

    Crosslink Capital is a leading stage-independent venture capital and growth equity firm with over...
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    Scale Venture Partners

    Scale Venture Partners invests in early-in-revenue technology companies involved in SaaS-based,...
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    VantagePoint Capital Partners

    VantagePoint Capital Partners (formerly VantagePoint Venture Partners, until 2011) has more than...
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    Lionhart Advisors Group

    Lionhart is a global hedge fund and private equity manager focused on delivering strong,...

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    7677 Oakport St.

    12th Floor

    Oakland, CA 94621


Images (2)

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