TITLE

RockYou Rakes in $17M

AUTHOR(S)
Sadighi, Lalee
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/3/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the $17 million in funding received by RockYou, a maker of widgets for social-networking web sites, from Softbank Group and SK Telecom Ventures. The new funding brings the third round of financing up to $52 million and its total funding to $67 million. The company creates software applications that allow people to share photo slideshows and other social activities on Facebook and MySpace. It plans to use the new funding to expand its business in Asia.
ACCESSION #
36586096

 

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