VentureBeat spoke with Lumosity CEO Kunal Sarkar about his bold decision to relaunch an entirely new iPhone app.
The study from neuroscience startup Lumosity used data from more than 3 million people in the U.S. between the ages of 18 and 75.
Kunal Sarkar, CEO of Lumosity
Nintendo has certainly broadened the demographic of the gaming community in recent years, as demonstrated by 100 year old gamer Kathleen ‘Kit’ Connell. Kit plays on her Nintendo DS console for two hours every evening, and has been nicknamed the ‘Nintendo Queen’ by UK newspaper The Sun.
Lumosity has quietly amassed more than 14 million members for its brain-training games, which help you improve your core mental abilities. That in turn has enabled the company to raise $32.5 million in a third round of funding today.