SmartNews

SmartNews

SmartNews

The award-winning news app powered by intelligent, impartial algorithms. Read the best of what’s trending. http://smartnews.com
Founded
2012
Raised
$126.2M
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Latest funding Show all
$28,000,000
Venture capital (Series E) - 2019
Japan Post Capital Co. Ltd
$10,000,000
Venture capital (Series B) - 2018
Atomico Globis Capital Partners GREE +2
Team Size
50+
Employees
Location
Headquarters
TechCrunch

SmartNews’ Kaisei Hamamoto on how the app deals with media polarization

TechCrunch

SmartNews’ U.S. app unveils new features for the elections, COVID-19 and local weather

TechCrunch

SmartNews’ local news feature now covers more than 6,000 U.S. cities

DealStreetAsia , Pulse 2.0

SmartNews raises $92m Series E funding from ACA, Japan Post

Crunchbase News

Looking At SmartNews’s User Growth And Revenue Scale

FinSMEs

SmartNews Closes $92M Series E Funding Round

TechCrunch

SmartNews raises $92M at a $1.2B valuation

TechCrunch

SmartNews’ head of product on how the news discovery app wants to free readers from filter bubbles

$28,000,000 Venture capital (Series E)
PE HUB

SmartNews lands $28 mln Series E

TechCrunch

News discovery app SmartNews valued at $1.1B

Nieman Lab

SmartNews has shown it can drive traffic. Can it drive subscriptions too?

Robotics
$10,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
TechCrunch

Japan’s SmartNews Raises Another $10M At A $320M Valuation To Expand In The U.S.

VentureBeat

SmartNews app reaches 10 million monthly users as it counters fake news

Publishing
$38,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
TechCrunch , Tech in Asia , The Bridge , +1

News discovery app SmartNews nabs another $38M, now valued at $500M-$600M

Publishing Funding
Tech in Asia

Come get startup advice from App Annie’s Bertrand Schmitt and SmartNews’ Ken Suzuki

$10,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
Tech in Asia , TechCrunch

Japanese news app SmartNews nabs $10M bridge round, at pre-money valuation of $320M

Re/code

SmartNews Raises $10 Million, Plans U.S. Expansion

Funding Publishing
Tech in Asia

SmartNews launches in over 150 countries to battle Flipboard

TNW

SmartNews Launches in the US