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kyte.tv  Acquired by KIT digital (2011  amount undisclosed )

442 Post Street, 10th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102
USA
415 986 4794
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Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Howard Hartenbaum (August Capital Partner) Timothy C. Draper (Draper Fisher Jurvetson)
Advisory board: Andrew Mendoza (OC&C Former Partner)
Company

Business description: kyte is brought to you by decentral.tv kyte allows anybody to create their own interactive TV channel on their website, blog, social network or mobile phone. With kyte, you create your own live TV shows and broadcast them on your own interactive channel, on your website, blog, social network or mobile phone. You can share your kyte channel with your friends and collaborate with them so that they can also be a part of your shows, by adding their own content, by voting and by chatting live with other viewers. With kyte, you can share your experiences live with the world and be the star, director and producer of your own live TV channel, wherever you are and however you want.
Customers include: CBSFox NewsThe Walt Disney Company;  Clear Channel;  ESPN Europe;  MTV;  Nokia, Publicis;  Oprah Winfrey;  Swatch
Partners include: Universal Music Group ;  LEVEL Studios ;  Sony Music Entertainment
Capital

Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2008   Aug 2006
Capital raised: 23.4M
Last Round: 21.1M
Ownership: Acquired by KIT digital (2011  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: Threshold VenturesDraper RichardsSteamboat Ventures Draper Associates;  DoCoMo Capital;  Intellect Capital Ventures
Corporate investors: Telefónica;  Swisscom Nokia Growth Partners;  Holtzbrinck Ventures

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Overview
Record updated: Jan 2011
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2006
Headcount: 11-25 as of Dec 2007
Rounds: 2
Recent Fundings: Mar 2008   Aug 2006
Capital Raised: 23.4M
Last Round: 21.1M
Ownership: Acquired by KIT digital (2011  amount undisclosed )