San Francisco – Qwiki, the developer of a Wikipedia-like
service that uses video, said on Thursday that it has received an additional $1
million in financing from Lightbank, the investment found created by Groupon
co-founders Brad Keywell and Eric Lefkosky.
San Francisco-based Qwiki raised
$9.5 million in January, in a round led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
The company’s technology debuted in September 2010, which Qwiki says,
"transforms data into interactive, rich-media narratives, delivering an