The Beijing-based company had raised $3.96 million from
New investors include
Borqs has partnerships with
Part of the company’s offering involves development of a software link between mobile phones and personal computers. The link is designed to make it easier to push RSS feeds and newly developed applications to a subscriber’s mobile phone, according to the company’s website.
Borqs is led by CEO Pat Chan. Board members include GSR’s Weibiao Li, Kleiner’s Zhixiong Zhou, Jing-Chun Sun and Jun Song.
While many startups are looking at layoffs, Borqs is hiring. It has five positions for software developers, two for terminal application engineers and two for application platform developers, its site shows. —Alexander Haislip