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November 19, 2018
Jiobit Raises $6.5M to Accelerate Growth of their Location Technology

Jiobit, a Chicago-based provider of wireless location-based technologies, today announced it has closed a $6.5M investment round from leading technology veterans alongside a strategic investment from California-based NETGEAR, a worldwide leader in home networking. Jiobit will be leveraging the new capital to accelerate the growth of sales and marketing, R&D efforts, as well as expanding their IP portfolio. Founded by ex-Motorola executives John Renaldi and Roger Ady in 2015, Jiobit has raised a total of $11M to date.

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November 16, 2018
People Ask Why Jiobit Requires a Monthly Subscription. Here’s Why.

Jiobit is a fully connected cellular device. When you purchase a Jiobit, you subscribe to our network which allows you to securely and accurately track your child in real-time at any distance almost anywhere in the world. In order for us to deliver this type of service to our customers we have to purchase data, similar to your cell phone carrier. Hence the monthly subscription.

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November 9, 2018
What Parents Are Saying About Jiobit

For the last year, thousands of families have begun using Jiobit and loving the peace of mind it brings. A day doesn't go by that we don't hear a story about a parent stressing less about their day, about a missing bus, or even an avoided emergency. Here's what some Jio-Families are saying.

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October 30, 2018
Jiobit Recognized For Dedication to Innovation After Securing 3 New Patents

Jiobit has been selected as one of this year's Chicago Innovation Award winners. This exciting honor comes just after the team has secured three patents for their location tracking technology.

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July 31, 2018
Jiobit: PCMag Editor's Choice

Jiobit wins PCMag's Editor's Choice award.

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May 7, 2018
Jiobit Launches First of Its Kind Child Location Tracker in Time for Mother's Day, Summer Break

Tech startup Jiobit has built the world’s smallest and longest lasting location tracker for kids, giving modern parents much needed peace of mind when it comes to their child’s safety. After two years of R&D and field trials with thousands of parents, the Chicago-based business has officially launched the location tracker in time for Mother’s Day and summer vacation.

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April 1, 2018
Introducing Jiobit for Bunnies

After months of beta testing and customer feedback, we've worked quickly to develop a new product that meets a need our users have identified. Introducing Jiobit for Bunnies. "I'm hopping with excitement to announce our latest product," said CEO John Renaldi. "Rabbit owners have a problem to solve, and we've decided to burrow it."

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January 26, 2018
Jiobit on Gimlet Media's The Pitch

Jiobit was featured on Gimlet Media's The Pitch. Take a listen!