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  • Life360, The Family Locator With More Users Than Foursquare, Raises A $10 Million Series B

    Life360, The Family Locator With More Users Than Foursquare, Raises A $10 Million Series B

    Life360, the mobile family locator utility whose recent claim to fame was outgrowing Foursquare in terms of its user base (the service now boasts over 40 million versus Foursquare’s 30 million+), is today announcing $10 million in Series B funding. The round was led by DCM and included participation from Life360’s existing investors, including Bessemer, BMW, Seraph Group… Read More

  • Life360's Family Safety App Embraces The Check-In, Then Surges


    For the last two and a half years we’ve been tracking the progress of Life360, a startup that looks to help you keep your family safer by offering a variety of tools, like protection against identify theft and an alert system to monitor for sex offenders in your neighborhood. It’s not the sort of thing you’d expect to go viral. Except that’s what just… Read More

  • Google-Backed Life360 Acquires Lost Item Tagging Service Foundog

    Google-Backed Life360 Acquires Lost Item Tagging Service Foundog

    Life360, a startup that looks to help families keep their loved ones (and their identities) safe, has acquired Foundog, a lost item recovery service. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Foundog is a tagging service that allows you to track your items via a “eTriever tag.” You simple affix a tag to any item; the tag has a number and instructions for someone who finds the lost item… Read More

  • Life360 Raises $750k To Keep Your Family And Valuables Safe

    Life360, a startup that looks to help families keep their loved ones (and their identities) safe, has closed a $750,000 funding round with investors including Seraph Group, LaunchCapital, Founders Fund (via FF Angel), the Band of Angels, and Mark Goines. The service also recently launched to the public at TechCrunch50’s DemoPit. Life360 offers a suite of services related to safety… Read More