Gigwalk Gets $6M

San Francisco-based Gigwalk, a startup which develops mobile phone apps which let people do tasks to earn money--such as taking photos and collecting information--via their phone, has raised $6M in a funding round. The Series A round came from August Capital, Greylock, Harrison Metal, SoftTech VC, Founder Collective, and AdMob founder Omar Hamoui. Gigwalk's jobs include price checking, taking a photo, collecting opinions and surveys, and more. More information »