Ring Finds $28M For Smart Doorbell

Los Angeles-based Ring, the smart doorbell startup led by Jamie Siminoff, said today that it has raised $28M in a new funding round. The new funding came from Richard Branson, Shea Ventures, American Family Insurance, True Ventures, and Upfront Ventures, along with other, un-named angels. Ring--formerly known as Doorbot--develops a replacement doorbell which includes a built in video camera, connects to a users' smart phone, and also includes other connected features. More information »