Lifesum

By Laura Lovett 03:59 pm January 3, 2019
Just in time for those New Year’s resolutions, Lifesum, a Swedish health tracking app, will now be available to Google Assistant users. This integration will allow users to keep a record of their meals, water consumption and weight by talking to their Google Assistant.  Users can access the system by saying “Hey Google, talk to Lifesum,” according to a press release. Once opened the user can tell...
By Heather Mack 04:36 pm July 29, 2016
During the month of July, MobiHealthNews reported on 16 digital health companies that raised venture funding. The deals total $149.3 million, which is lower on average when compared to other months this year so far but that's expected for the slower news cycle in the summer. In the first half of 2016, MobiHealthNews tracked funding for digital health companies that totaled $1.27 billion, as we...
By Heather Mack 02:49 pm July 18, 2016
Stockholm-based digital health company Lifesum has secured $10 million in a funding round led by venture capital firm Nokia Growth Partners. Draper Esprit, Bauer Media Group and SparkLabs Global Ventures also participated in the round, which will enable the Swedish health app maker to expand its growth in Europe and the US.   Lifesum, which launched in 2013 under the name ShapeUpClub, now has...
By Brian Dolan 10:25 am April 14, 2014
Stockholm, Sweden-based calorie counting app company Lifesum (formerly known as ShapeUp Club) has raised $6.7 million in its first round of funding led by Germany's Bauer Media Group and SparkLabs Global Ventures, according to a report in TechCrunch. The company has 4.5 million members and 6.5 million downloads in Europe for its Android and iOS apps. At the end of last year it reported having...