SweetLabs Inc., the company behind the Pokki app platform and OpenCandy advertising network, announced it has raised $13 million in Series C funding led by Intel Capital, Intel’s global investment organization. Existing investors Google Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners also participated in the round.
“The SweetLabs strategy aligns well with Intel’s computing vision,” said Marc Yi, managing director at Intel Capital. “Pokki has the potential to reinvent the PC experience and help unify an ecosystem where users interact with rich, always-on apps across all their platforms and devices. We are delighted and look forward to working with the SweetLabs team to contribute to their continued success.”
SweetLabs is based in San Diego and funded by Intel Capital, Google Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, and O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures.
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