Whisper receives $36 million in funding

Posted May 19, 2014

Whisper is an anonymous social sharing app that is popular across college campuses. The app has been updated with new personalization features based on location and interest.

Whisper has confirmed the amount of its funding round that was raised in March, which included participation from Shasta Ventures, Thrive Capital, Sequoia Capital and Tencent. Whisper?s has now raised a total of $60 million in funding.

The update also includes improved search and discovery with better refined categories to help improve what a user sees from the app.