Fluent Mobile Grabs $5.5M
Fluent Mobile, a Boston startup that makes an iPhone news-aggregating app called Fluent News, said today in an SEC filing that it has raised $5.5 million in a funding round. The firm previously raised $1.25 million in February 2010. Its board of directors, according to the SEC filing, includes Jon Auerbach, a general partner at Charles River Ventures, and Maia Heymann, who is also on the board of the Lexington, MA-based investment network CommonAngels. Here’s a more in-depth read on Fluent Mobile from when they emerged from stealth mode last summer.