HQ: Sunnyvale, Calif.
CEO: Srivats Sampath
New Funding: $2.4 million
Round: Undisclosed Backers: NEA, U.S. Venture Partners, Triple Point Ventures, Lerer Ventures
Not much is yet known about Grokr, except that it's going to tackle mobile Web search which, according to an interview with AllThingsD last month, "aims to deliver information before someone even knows they need it." Its product is an iPhone app, slated for release before the end of the year. Grokr's leader is former McAfee CEO Sampath.