Locket Funded $12.5M to Release New Photo Sharing Interactive Features with Friends and Family
Locket, a Los Angeles, CA-based developer of a mobile-advertising and photo sharing application. The company delivers advertising on users’ lock screens, delivering content whenever they unlock their phones and providing deals, trailers, and opportunities for engaging with commerce sites.
The Locket was funded $12.5 million led by Open AI CEO Sam Altman with participation from Sugar Capital and Costanoa Ventures, and additional strategic investment from Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger and Quora CEO Adam D’Angelo and other angel investors. The new funds will fuel continued hiring efforts and