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Paris, France (PRWEB) June 24, 2010 Since the launch of the Pearltrees beta version in December 2009 at LeWeb in Paris, the leading-edge social curation tool has developed a strong community.
“Users in Pearltrees have been growing at a rate of over 30% per month since the launch,” said Patrice Lamothe, CEO and co-founder of Pearltrees. In order to accelerate the international development of Pearltrees, especially in the US, shareholders of the French start-up raised an additional €1.3 Million ($1.6 million), totaling €3.8 million ($4.6 million) to-date. The Pearltrees Funding timeline is as follows: June 2008: €1 million $1.1 million June 2009: €1.5 million ($1.9 million) of which €320.000 is a State innovation grant June 2010: €1.3 million ($1.6 million) Since last December, the growing community has pearled and organized nearly two million web pages.
About Pearltrees: Launched in December 2009 at LeWeb, Pearltrees is a web social curation tool. Pearltrees Raises $6.7M For Its “Collaborative Interest Graph” Pearltrees, a company offering a novel interface for sharing and finding content, has raised 5 million euros ($6.7 million US) in new funding.
The basic unit of the Pearltrees service is the pearl, which is basically a bookmark. Users can assemble these pearls into trees based around a topic. Meanwhile, Pearltrees is using that data to determine how different topics and bookmarks are related, and allows users to find new pearls (related to whatever topic they’re exploring) through its “related interests” button. Following the lead from Google’s PageRank and Facebook’s EdgeRank, Pearltrees has named its technology TreeRank. In essence, it’s offering its own version of the “interest graph”, a goal that many startups are chasing. Pearltrees launched in December 2009, and the company says it has been growing consistently at 15 percent per month, and that users have now created 15 million pearls which were assembled into 2 million trees.
Previous investor Groupe Accueil led the new round.