Status
Acquired by LinkedIn on April 13, 2013
Funding Received
$9.8 Million in 2 Rounds from 8 Investors
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
Pulse is a news reading app that provides users with news from multiple RSS feeds on a single interface.
Founders:
Ankit Gupta, Akshay Kothari
Categories:
iPhone, News

Company Details

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Founded:
May, 2010
Aliases:
Pulse, Alphonso Labs
Contact:
Employees:
5 in CrunchBase

Pulse is an elegant news reading application for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. It incorporates colorful panning story bars and fills them with content from your favorite sources. Pulse redefines news, giving you the opportunity to experience the news you desire from traditional sources, your favorite blogs and social networks all in one beautiful interface.

Pulse is developed by Alphonso Labs.

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Products (3)

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Investors (8)

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    SV Angel

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    Lerer Ventures

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    New Enterprise Associates

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    e.ventures

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    Mayfield Fund

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    Redpoint Ventures

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Offices/Locations (1)

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    2 Shaw Alley

    5th Floor

    San Francisco, CA 94105

    USA

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