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Surf Canyon

surfcanyon.com

Founded Year

2006

Stage

Seed VC | Alive

Total Raised

$850K

Last Raised

$250K | 13 yrs ago

About Surf Canyon

Using semantic real-time implicit personalization, Surf Canyon develops Discovery for Search. This patent-pending technology is embedded in a browser extension that can work with virtually any third-party search engine, and assists users in finding relevant information that's buried within the often overwhelming amount of search results. As the quantity of information on the internet expands exponentially, it is becoming increasingly difficult for search engines to provide relevant results on a page, especially when users continue to enter two- and three-word queries. Furthermore, providing millions of matched documents is of little use when few people venture past a page. A method for disambiguating intent post-query is therefore essential.

Headquarters Location

274 14th Street

Oakland, California, 94612,

United States

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Surf Canyon Patents

Surf Canyon has filed 10 patents.

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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

11/24/2014

8/16/2016

Remote procedure call, Internet terminology, Information retrieval genres, Search engine optimization, Natural language processing

Grant

Application Date

11/24/2014

Grant Date

8/16/2016

Title

Related Topics

Remote procedure call, Internet terminology, Information retrieval genres, Search engine optimization, Natural language processing

Status

Grant

Surf Canyon Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Surf Canyon founded?

    Surf Canyon was founded in 2006.

  • Where is Surf Canyon's headquarters?

    Surf Canyon's headquarters is located at 274 14th Street, Oakland.

  • What is Surf Canyon's latest funding round?

    Surf Canyon's latest funding round is Seed VC.

  • How much did Surf Canyon raise?

    Surf Canyon raised a total of $850K.

  • Who are the investors of Surf Canyon?

    Investors of Surf Canyon include Tom Brackett and Pawan Vora.

  • Who are Surf Canyon's competitors?

    Competitors of Surf Canyon include Twitter and 6 more.

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