GetGlue Hits 2 Million Users, Raises $12 Million [Exclusive Interview]

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GetGlue announced that it has closed a $12 million round of financing, led by Rho Ventures. Other investors include: TimeWarner Investments, RRE Ventures, and Union Square Ventures.

WebProNews interviewed CEO Alex Iskold about the funding and the growth of GetGlue (it has surpassed 2 million users):

GetGlue created the following infographic to recap its year that has led up to the announcement:

GetGlue TV Checkins

GetGlue also released a new update for its iPhone app and, which includes a visual stream of check-ins, the ability to participate in multiple conversations, and a personalized recommendation feature called Guides.

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