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About Boxee

Boxee has developed a Cloud DVR. By moving the DVR to the Cloud the company gives users two things they can not do with existing DVRs. Record as much as they like and never run out of space and watch recordings from anywhere. In July 2013, Boxee was acquired by Samsung. The valuation of Boxee was $30 million. Other terms of the deal were not released.

Headquarters Location

122 West 26th Street 8th Floor

New York, New York, 10001,

United States


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Boxee Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Boxee founded?

    Boxee was founded in 2007.

  • Where is Boxee's headquarters?

    Boxee's headquarters is located at 122 West 26th Street, New York.

  • What is Boxee's latest funding round?

    Boxee's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Boxee raise?

    Boxee raised a total of $26.5M.

  • Who are the investors of Boxee?

    Investors of Boxee include Samsung NEXT, Spark Capital, Union Square Ventures, General Catalyst, Softbank Capital and 4 more.

  • Who are Boxee's competitors?

    Competitors of Boxee include TiVo and 3 more.

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