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A Lookout Look Back

BILLIONS THE HISTORY OF LOOKOUT OF APPS ARE SsCANNED BY LOOKOUT EVERY MONTH, 2003 Lookout Three mobile security researchers John Hering, James Burgess, and Kevin Mahaffey meet at the University of Southern California. FINDS 5 PHONES EVERY MINUTE. 2011 cnet 2004-2007 2010 CNET gives Lookout five stars; calls it a "must-have app. JANUARY BlueSniper rifle is created that sets a Businessweek names John Hering Best Young Tech Entrepreneur of 2010. Lookout Labs is launched with Plan B to help find FEBRUARY APRIL new world record for a Bluetooth scan of 1.2 miles. ACCEL your phone. Trio scans mobile phones at Academy Awards red carpet to find that phones Lookout joins Facebook, Groupon as MAY an Accel Partners portfolio company. Major CNBC documentary, "Code O Wars," features Lookout founders. Lookout TOPS 1,000,000 were vulnerable to attacks. JUNE 1 MILLION USERS. MARCH First Android malware, Droid Dream, found live in the Android Market, Flexilis is founded in 2007, making it the first mobile security company. App Genome Project finds that 1/3 of all apps access location. JULY affecting 260,000 people. 2008 2009 Safe Browsing launched to protect First Android app discovered in the wild designed to steal money. AUGUST users from unsafe sites. JUNE Lookout and Sprint partner to keep users safe. Verizon Features Lookout in a major prime-time Droid TV Commercial. Lookout named a Top Tech Product 2010 by PC World. NOVEMBER Flexilis becomes Lookout. The first security app for Windows Mobile is available. OCTOBER DECEMBER Lookout for Android is released. 10 MILLION DEVICES PROTECTED BY Lookout. 100 verizon DECEMBER Series A funding raised from Khosla Ventures and Trilogy Equity Partners. Lookout catches a carjacker within 7 minutes in New Jersey. Mobile Threat Network and Lookout JULY APLunveiled with Verizon. | Lookout HQ moves to San Francisco. Index Ventures MILLION प Flexlis NOVEMBER Lookout Premium John Hering speaks at Fortune Brainstorm Tech 2011 & named one for Android is Protect your introduced. of the "Smartest People in Tech." A16Z Additional investment from A16Z invests in Lookout and DECEMBER SEPTEMBER European VC, Index Ventures. joins the board. Lookout for iPhone is Trilogy Partnership khosla ventures OCTOBER NOW AVAILABLE. NOVEMBER Lookout goes global. 1 IN 3 alookout PEOPLE WILL CLICK ON AN UNSAFE LINK THIS YEAR, ACCORDING TO LOOKOUT'S MOBILE THREAT REPORT. MOBILE SECURITY

A Lookout Look Back

shared by ColumnFive on Nov 16
Lookout may be charging ahead with their recent launches of their APP in the UK, Australia and Canada, but they haven't forgotten their roots. For key dates and important events in Lookout's history, ...


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