Roqbot

  • Roqbot Raises $1.2M From Google Ventures & More To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Social Jukebox

    Roqbot Raises $1.2M From Google Ventures & More To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Social Jukebox

    Sometimes finding a solution to those little annoyances in life can turn into a big business. Take Roqbot, a virtual jukebox solution that lets users crowdsource music in bars, cafes and stores. Frustrated by losing turns every time they went to pick a song at the jukebox at their local bowling alley, Roqbot co-founders Garrett Dodge and Ketu Patel developed a mobile solution. The app, which… Read More

  • Roqbot Is A Jukebox On Your iPhone

    Something unusual happened last Friday at Bar Basic here in San Francisco. When I walked in, the entire bar was fixated on on a screen above the bar, which displayed looked like a musical game but wasn’t karaoke. The game? Roqbot, a unique iPhone app that allows you to yes, pick the music playing at a bar. Like a combination Pandora and traditional jukebox, Roqbot allows you to control… Read More