Widgetbox

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Widgetbox
TypePrivately held companies
Founded2006
HeadquartersSan Francisco, CA
Websitewww.widgetbox.com
 
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Widgetbox
TypePrivately held companies
Founded2006
HeadquartersSan Francisco, CA
Websitewww.widgetbox.com

Widgetbox was a San Francisco, California based company that enabled businesses to create and deliver applications to their customers. Widgetbox formally discontinued their service on March 28, 2014.

In February 2011, Widgetbox rebranded as Flite and focused on display advertising technology.

Widgetbox products included:

Widgetbox Mobile: build and distribute mobile web applications for iPhone and Android.

ClickTurn Real-time Rich Media Ads: develop and run rich-media ads.

Widgetbox Widgets: create dynamic web widgets to aggregate content and increase engagement

History[edit]

Widgetbox was founded in 2006 by Ed Anuff, Giles Goodwin and Dean Moses. The company debuted the same year at DEMOfall 2006. Sequoia Capital and Hummer Winblad Venture Partners invested an undisclosed amount in the company in 2007.

A Series B round of funding was announced in January 2008, led by Northgate Capital. Also returning to invest in this round were Sequoia Capital, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners and independent investor Michael Dearing.[1]

Recent updates[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ WidgetBox receives Series B funding.
  2. ^ Anthony Ha, venturebeat. "Widgetbox becomes “cloud” ad company Flite, raises $12M." March 9, 2011. Retrieved March 17, 2011.

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