Heyday app launches, reveals $2 mln in seed funding

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

Heyday, which makes a photo journal app for the iOS platform, officially launched today. The San Francisco-based company, which was founded last year, told peHUB that it raised $2 million in seed funding, all of which was raised in July 2012. Investors include Google Ventures, Spark Capital, TriplePoint Capital, CrunchFund, SV Angel and individual investors Shervin Pishevar, Keith Rabois, Garry Tan, Matt Ocko, Robin Chan, Kevin Chou, David Spector, Amitt Mahajan, Joel Poloney, Ben Narasin, Eric Ries, Saad Khan, Charles Moldow and Roy Sehgal.


How Will You Remember Steve Jobs?

By Lawrence Aragon — 4 years ago

Steve Jobs was one of very few people who could be called a legend in his own time. The college dropout co-founded Apple in 1976 and grew it into the most valuable company in the world, inspiring countless entrepreneurs along the way.

There are sure to be a litany of obituaries and stories about Jobs in the coming days, but we want to know what Jobs meant to you. Please share your thoughts and memories below.


Mozilla Exec Shervin Pishevar Joins Menlo Ventures as GP

By Lawrence Aragon — 5 years ago

Menlo Ventures has added tech entrepreneur and angel investor Shervin Pishevar as a managing director. Pishevar, 37, will focus on investments in consumer Internet and mobile startups. He most recently served as the chief applications officer and GM of Mozilla Corp., developer and of the Firefox Web browser. Pishevar is Menlo’s eighth managing director, joining […]