Barcode Hero was founded in January, 2010 as Kima Labs, Inc, by Amazon.com veterans Blake Scholl and Jason Crawford. The company’s mission is to end “offline” shopping by connecting in-store shoppers with helpful information and with each other. Barcode Hero is seed funded by A-list angels, including Naval Ravikant, SV Angel (Ron Conway), and Owen Van Natta, and has received a strategic investment from the Washington Post Company.
[For a view on gaming investing myths, read this guest post from YetiZen CEO Sana Choudary. -Ed.] In 2012, investors… Continue reading 〉
Game fundings destroyed the record book for fundings this year as 145 companies raised more than $1.540 billion in 2011,… Continue reading 〉