Mark Cuban Finds Funding For Flingo

Dallas-based entrepreneur and investor Mark Cuban has made another investment in smart television app publisher Flingo, Flingo said Wednesday, adding $1M to the firm's first round. The firm said the funding brings its first round to $8M. Flingo's other investors are August Capital and Lauder Partners. Flingo's service provides "second screen" data on tablets, laptops, and smartphones, integrated with broadcast content. Flingo said it will use the funding to expand its presence with smart TV and device manufacturers. More information »