Pokki maker SweetLabs expanding in Seattle, keeping Windows Start menu alive

Who says the Windows Start Menu is dead? SweetLabs, a San Diego-based company whose Pokki app platform replicates the functionality of the old-fashioned Start menu on the traditional Windows 8 desktop, has moved its Seattle engineering outpost to a larger location in Pioneer Square to accommodate additional expansion. The company’s Seattle office has grown to… Read More


San Diego startup SweetLabs picks Seattle for new office

We’ve been writing a lot about California tech juggernauts establishing operations in Seattle, from Facebook to Salesforce.com to Zynga. But it is not just the big dogs salivating over Seattle’s technical talent. SweetLabs, a four-year-old San Diego company which just scored $13 million from Intel Capital, Google Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners, has established a Seattle office… Read More