Glympse is a mobile service that allows GPS-enabled mobile phone users to share their location via a Web-based map for a pre-set period of time with anyone they choose. With Glympse, you are in complete control – you choose WHO you want to see your location, WHEN and for HOW LONG. Unlike other location-based services that require users to log in and build a friend network before use, Glympse can be used within seconds of downloading to a GPS-enabled smartphone device. There's no need to create an account to use the service, eliminating login and password hassles. Once downloaded, you can "glympse" anyone you choose by simply selecting a contact or contacts, choose the duration you want your location to be available to the recipient, and then hit send. Only Glympse uses patent-pending, time-based GlympseWatch℠ technology that allows users to set a timer for how long their location may be shared, from minutes or up to four hours.
Company Growth (employees)
Seattle, US
Size (employees)
53 (est)-3%
Glympse is headquartered in Seattle, US

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Glympse has an office in Seattle
Seattle, US (HQ)
300 1424 11th Ave
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Total Funding

$38.1 m

Latest funding size

$11.1 m

Time since last funding

about 1 year


Glympse's latest funding round in December 2016 was reported to be $11.1 m. In total, Glympse has raised $38.1 m

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