N.J. – RoundBox, a provider of
mobile broadcast software, announced on Tuesday that it has acquired the
technology and intellectual property of Jacked, a provider of real-time,
broadcast-synchronized data services.
Financial terms of the deal were not
Santa Monica, Calif.-based Jacked had
raised around $8 million in venture capital, from backers including Core
Capital Partners, Gabriel Venture Partners and Provenance Ventures.
company’s platform has been used to deliver "second screen" content
for over 9,000 NFL, NBA, NLB, NHL and NCAA sporting events.
complementing broadcast video with information-rich, tightly synchronized
interactive media, information, and applications, Jacked has revolutionized the
way people will experience TV," said RoundBox co-founder and CEO Dennis
"This acquisition will take Roundbox to the next level as the
company develops new mobile broadcast offerings and drives the next generation
of mobile entertainment and communication experiences."