Tuesday, September 19, 2006

SoonR Raises $6 Million for Mobile-to-Desktop Application

SoonR, a start-up based in Campbell, California raised $6 million in Series A funding for its mobile-to-desktop applications.

SoonR lets mobile users tap into the power of their computers from any Internet-connected mobile handset. The SoonR service is built on a secure and extensible, open standards based mobile application platform, linking mobile phones to applications and data on any Internet connected Windows or Mac computer. People can use SoonR Desktop to search and access documents and images, SoonR Organizer for email, scheduling and contacts and SoonR Talk for mobile VoIP. SoonR integrates with a variety of Windows or Mac-based applications such as Google Desktop Search, MSN Desktop Search, Yahoo! Desktop Search, X1, Spotlight, Outlook and Skype. PC-based data is automatically rendered for an optimal mobile experience.

The investment was led by Clearstone Venture Partners, with participation by Intel Capital and private investors.


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