OTTAWA – Oct. 26, 2016 – Kwilt, the maker of the Kwilt Personal Photo Platform, announced today the completion of a $1M Angel Funding Round.
The Kwilt photo stream platform gives developers the ability to offer users the fastest and easiest way to find and share any photo from any popular source to any app or service through a visual mobile, desktop or web interface as well as SDKs and an API.
“With the explosion of the photo economy and the increasing importance of the camera as a core feature of smartphones, the Kwilt photo platform, with its unique real-time access to any personal photos on any platform, becomes a core building block of today’s fast-paced consumer photo ecosystem experience” said Marc-Antoine Benglia, CEO of Kwilt Inc. “The completion of our Angel Round follows our accelerated penetration in the past few months of core personal computing platforms through third party developers and apps ranging from Microsoft Office 365 to Kik’s social Messenger. We feel confident that Kwilt is rapidly becoming the standard method for consumers looking to easily find and share any of their photos throughout all of their collections”.
Kwilt photo sources include smartphone photos, popular social networks, cloud storage providers as well as connected-home devices such as NETGEAR routers.
Today, the Kwilt photo stream is available to the developer community through our SDKs and API and to end users on the following platforms: Apple iMessage Facebook Messenger, Kik Messenger, Microsoft Office 365 and Outlook, iOS, Android and the web.
Founded in 2014 with offices in San Francisco, California, and Ottawa, Canada, Kwilt, an award-winning digital media solutions innovator, gives consumers direct access, on multiple platforms, to all their digital photos wherever they are stored—at home, on their mobile, in the cloud or on social networks in real-time through its unique photo platform. For more information, visit: www.kwilt.it.
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