Trigger (Publishing) Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 8

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Seed

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $500K

  • Investors
  • 3

Trigger (Publishing) General Information


Developer of a newsreader platform designed to discover news and stories that are trending. The company's platform uses an algorithm that predicts what will become popular and summarizes and presents top stories with funny related remixed media in the form of videos and GIFs, thereby enabling users to have instant access to and awareness of the things that matter to them.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Business/Productivity Software
Primary Office
  • 4F-1, Number 2, Lane74
  • AnHe Road Sec2
  • Taipei, 106
  • Taiwan
+886 02 000 0000

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Trigger (Publishing) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Seed Round 16-Jun-2015 $500K 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 31-Jul-2014 00000 00000 Completed Startup
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Trigger (Publishing) Patents

Trigger (Publishing) Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20120123850-A1 System and method for actively ranking and filtering information Inactive 11-Nov-2010 000000000 0

Trigger (Publishing) Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
James Shen Chief Executive Officer, Board Member & Co-Founder
Yiting Lin Co-Founder & Executive, Technology
Jimi Wen Ph.D Co-Founder & Board Member
Yu-Lai Lu Co-Founder
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Trigger (Publishing) Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Jimi Wen Ph.D Trigger (Publishing) Co-Founder & Board Member 000 0000
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Trigger (Publishing) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

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Trigger (Publishing) Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Cherubic Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Carson Chen Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
The CID Group Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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