Famo.us Raises $4M in Series A Funding

Famo.us, a San Francisco, CA-based provider of a JavaScript ecosystem to develop HTML5 apps, raised $4m in Series A funding.

The round was led by existing backer Javelin Venture Partners, with participation from undisclosed hardware vendors.

Led by Steve Newcomb, and Mark Lu, Famo.us runs on smartphones, tablets, PCs, and TVs. The platform will be free for developers.

The company, which is hiring (read here), had already raised $1.1m in seed funding.



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