Grasswire

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Grasswire is the Internet's newsroom, powered by thousands of citizen journalists who submit and fact-check the most-important stories of the day.  The Company sources, verifies, writes and edits unbiased news stories that matter. Grasswire's team collaborate online in an open Slack channel where they pitch, source, verify, write and edit newsworthy, interesting and unbiased stories.
Grasswire lets thousands of people to come together in real-time to find and verify these accounts, creating the world’s most open and accurate newsroom.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQNew York, NY, US
Websitegrasswire.com

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Employees (est.) (May 2017)1,200
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Grasswire Office Locations

Grasswire has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
New York, NY, USA
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Grasswire Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Grasswire total Funding

$650 k

Grasswire latest funding size

$650 k

Time since last funding

7 years ago

Grasswire investors

Grasswire's latest funding round in October 2014 was reported to be $650 k. In total, Grasswire has raised $650 k
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Grasswire Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Grasswire Online and Social Media Presence

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Grasswire Blogs

Tracking the Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has sickened 142,539 people and killed 5,393, according to the latest World Health Organization data release 14 March 2020. Countries around the world have restricted travel and are urging citizens to avoid crowds which could spread the virus. The Grasswire …

Trump Gives Major Announcement About Immigration

At 4 PM ET, Trump made an announcement about immigration and border security in the White House. CNN and CBS shared that Trump has an offer prepared that the White House hopes will bring Democrats to the negotiating table. Referencing an unnamed administration official, the reports suggest that the …

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns After Trump’s Request

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday submitted his resignation to President Donald Trump, via a letter hand-delivered to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly. Sessions wrote that he was submitting his resignation at the president’s request. Sessions is the latest person to have resigned or b…

US Midterm Elections: Live Coverage

UPDATE: Democrats take control of US House, Republicans keep control of US Senate. Here’s how the results will come in (courtesy of Daily Kos): Note that all times on the above map are Eastern, not local, but you can download large-format maps for each U.S. time zone below:  Eastern | Central | Moun…

Eleven dead, six injured at Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Eleven people were killed and six injured in a shooting at a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania synagogue earlier on Saturday, October 27, according to city officials. A male suspect, who police believe acted on his own, entered the synagogue and began shooting shortly before 10 a.m. The suspect was taken int…

Build-A-Bear sale forced to end early because of overcrowded malls

St Louis based toy retailer Build-A-Bear Workshop was forced to cancel their first ever ‘Pay Your Age’ event after thousands of shoppers showed up causing many shopping malls to turn away customers over mall capacity issues. BUILD A BEAR MADNESS! The line for the Pay Your Age at @buildabear is close…
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Grasswire Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Grasswire founded?

    Grasswire was founded in 2014.

  • How many employees does Grasswire have?

    Grasswire has 1,200 employees.

  • Who are Grasswire competitors?

    Competitors of Grasswire include Citizen, CCM and Maasranga.

  • Where is Grasswire headquarters?

    Grasswire headquarters is located at New York, NY, USA, New York.

  • Where are Grasswire offices?

    Grasswire has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Grasswire have?

    Grasswire has 1 office.