Digg Inc. operates a website that enables its users to find, read, and share the most interesting and talked about stories on the internet. It is an editorially driven front page, aiming to select stories related to science, politics, and viral internet issues.
It also enables users to find stories on their iOS or Android devices through its mobile apps; and delivers stories via daily emails.
Digg Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in San Francisco, California. Currently, it operates as a subsidiary of News.me, Inc.
Funding Rounds (6) - $49MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Sep, 2016||undisclosed amount / Series C||—||Gannett Co Inc||1|
|Nov, 2015||$4M / Convertible Note||—||Digital Garage||1|
|Jul, 2011||$5M / Convertible Note||—||—||0|
|Sep, 2008||$28.7M / Series C||—||Highland Capital Partners||4|
|Dec, 2006||$8.5M / Series B||—||2|
|Oct, 2005||$2.8M / Series A||—||—||8|
Board Members and Advisors (2)Update
Digg delivers the most interesting and talked about stories on the Internet right now. The Internet is full of great stories, and Digg
Digg Reader is a simple but powerful RSS and feed reader for web, Android, and iPhone.
A section of Digg solely dedicated to collecting and promoting the best and most interesting video content on the Internet.
|Sep 13, 2016||politico.com - Gannett leads funding round in news curation site Digg|
|Jul 11, 2016||Digital News Asia (SE Asia) - Shining some light on the Dark Web|
|Jul 7, 2016||Business Insider Australia - Why tech icon Kevin Rose turned his back on Silicon Valley to run a New York City-based wristwatch blog|
|Jun 23, 2016||The Drum - Marketing Moment 84: Barack Obama embraces the power of social media in 2008 election|
|Jun 17, 2016||Pocket Lint - Facebook Messenger bots: What are they and how can you find them?|
|Jun 15, 2016||PE HUB - Kitchen appliance maker Dacor picks up $13.5 mln|
|Jun 10, 2016||YourStory News - How we went from zero to 1 million visits a month|
|Jun 9, 2016||Venture Beat - Digg launches a bot for Facebook Messenger, but don’t call it that|
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