Shawn Fanning

  • Shawn Fanning’s Supyo, Inc Gets $200K In Funding

    According to SEC Form D filings, former Napster founder and Chatroulette adviser Shawn Fanning and Voxli founder Joey Liaw have raised $200k in funding for what is listed on the document as Supyo, Inc. What the listing does not make clear is whether Supyo, Inc is a placeholder for something else, as supyo.com seems to be someone’s personal site. Calling the number associated with the… Read More

  • Napster Dude Working On WoW Social Networking Site

    Back when pirating music was in vogue, a guy named Shawn Fanning made a little program called Napster. It enabled P2P file sharing and piracy to skyrocket in less than a year. So after Shawn sold Napster, got some cash, and got sued, he apparently sat down and got really into this game you may have heard of: World of Warcraft. Fanning is now working on a social networking site called… Read More