Press Releases

Milestones

  • March 2005: Lumos Labs founded
  • June 2007: Lumosity receives $400k in Angel funding
  • July 2007: Lumosity.com launches with 8 games
  • June 2008: Lumosity receives $3 million in Series B funding
  • January 2010: Lumosity launches iPhone mobile app
  • February 2010: Lumosity reaches 11 million members
  • December 2010: Dr. Shelli Kesler and colleagues publish study on Lumosity training and childhood cancer survivors in the journal Brain Injury
  • June 2011: Lumosity receives $32.5 million in Series C funding
  • June 2011: Lumosity reaches 14 million members
  • July 2011: Lumosity introduces the Human Cognition Project
  • July 2011: Lumosity launches Lumosity Education Access Program (LEAP) for students
  • July 2011: Dr. Shelli Kesler and colleagues from Stanford publish study on Lumosity training in girls with Turner syndrome in Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
  • August 2011: Lumosity Cognitive Enhancement Data Published in Mensa
  • September 2011: Lumosity wins two Gold Parents' Choice Award for Lumosity.com and the Brain Trainer app
  • December 2011: Maurice Finn and colleagues publish study on Lumosity training in older adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment in the journal Brain Impairment
  • February 2012: Lumosity reaches 20 million members
  • March 2012: Lumosity launches Clinical Access Research & Education (CARE) program for clinicians and their patients
  • April 2012: Lumosity is named one of San Francisco Business Times "Best Places to Work" in the Bay Area
  • August 2012: Lumosity receives $31.5 million in Series D funding
  • September 2012: Lumosity reaches 30 million members
  • January 2013: Lumosity reaches 35 million members and 15 million mobile downloads
  • February 2013: Lumosity is named to Forbes Top 100 List of “America’s Most Promising Companies”
  • May 2013: Dr. Shelli Kesler and colleagues from Stanford publish study on Lumosity training and executive function in women whose breast cancer had been treated with chemotherapy in Clinical Breast Cancer
  • June 2013: Lumosity in collaboration with Duke University published data on a new web-based, big data approach to understanding human cognition in Frontiers in Neuroscience
  • August 2013: Lumosity is named to the Inc. 500 list
  • August 2013: Lumosity launches iPad app and reaches 20 million mobile downloads across all mobile platforms
  • October 2013: Lumosity reached 50 million members
  • June 2014: Lumosity launches Android mobile app