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Orb Networks  Acquired by Qualcomm (2013  amount undisclosed )

428 13th Street, 3rd Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
USA
510-836-1000
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Team

Management: Keith Thomson (VP User Experience) Luc Julia (CTO) Ann Willey (VP Communications)
Outside board: Christopher Vinckier (VP Product Development);  Joe Costello (Think3 CEO) Gary Morgenthaler (Morgenthaler Ventures General Partner)
Company

Business description: Orb Networks, Inc. is the leader in digital media streaming solutions for digital home and remote access applications. The company develops hardware and software, smartphone applications and web application services. Orb has developed an award-winning service that combines the use of an internet media portal and a proprietary software application. Orb leverages the best in available technology (broadband, Wi-Fi, wireless internet access and portable devices) to provide a new way for people to connect with their digital media in the manner “how, when and where” they most desire. In short, Orb enables users to placeshift their personal music, photos, videos, live television, and internet music and video streams from their home PC to their TV, stereo, mobile phone, PDA or laptop. Orb is enabling media any media, anywhere. The Orb platform is available on a white label basis for content providers and service operators to leverage their infrastructure.
Customers include: Boingo Wireless;  ADS Tech
Partners include: AlienwareAmino AOL Boingo WirelessIntelmuvee NETGEAR Pinnacle SystemsShutterfly Sprint;  ADS Technologies;  Audible.com;  Creative;  FilmClix;  Hawk Electronics;  Inventec Besta ;  Ozone ;  Pocketinfo ;  TRENDNet ;  Virgin Digital;  WINAMP ;  Zedeon
Capital

Rounds: 1
Recent fundings: Sep 2005   Jul 2004
Capital raised: 12.0M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2013  amount undisclosed )

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Record updated: Aug 2013
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 2004
Rounds: 1
Recent fundings: Sep 2005   Jul 2004
Capital raised: 12.0M
Last Round: 8.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2013  amount undisclosed )