British health tech start-up Medopad has raised $28 million in its first round of financing, after having struck $100 million worth of deals in China with firms including Tencent. Medopad creates a mobile app that lets doctors remotely monitor and connect to patients and give them health data. The company’s app can be modified to… Read More »
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The company behind Pokémon GO, Niantic, has announced that it is acquiring augmented reality startup Escher Reality – a Bay Area-based startup that has developed technology to build advanced AR games and experiences. Escher Reality builds backend services for cross-platform mobile AR so users can interact with each other and objects in the environment. The… Read More »
Joby Aviation, a startup based in California, announced today that it secured $100 million in funding from some major investors. Investors included the venture capital arms of Intel, Toyota, and JetBlue. This new round of financing for Joby Aviation brought their total funding to over $130 million The money will help in the development of… Read More »
On Thursday, API integration startup CloudRail announced a $672,138 USD seed round. It was the second seed round for the same amount bringing the total raised to $1,344,276 USD across the two rounds. The startup, not only provides a set of tools to simplify implementing your API, but also offers a marketplace and a community of… Read More »
Two African startups are among the 50 finalists set to compete at this year’s SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event in Texas in March, standing the chance to win US$4,000 prize money. Now in its tenth year, the SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event brings together the most leading-edge tech startups from around the world, to pitch before… Read More »
HR tech company Talmundo has closed a €1.3 million funding round led by TIIN Capital with participation from several angel investors. TIIN Capital is the same VC firm that contributed €500K in the first seed round exactly one year ago. Founded in 2012 and launched in 2014, The Hague-based Talmundo is headed by Belgian CEO Stijn De Groef…. Read More »
Mnubo, a Montréal-based internet-of-things data analytics and artificial intelligence company, has raised $16.5 million in a Series B financing. HSB Group, an affiliate of German reinsurance provider Munich Re, led the round. In addition to Munich Re/HSB Ventures, the $16.5 million investment in Mnubo includes participation by its existing investors: White Star Capital, a transatlantic venture fund operating… Read More »
Fashion technology startup 6Degreehas raised a fresh $400,000 pre-Series A round of funding, led by existing investor Indian Angel Network (IAN) and The Angel Network (TAN), the Mumbai-based company announced late on Tuesday. The latest round of funding follows the $200,000 invested by IAN in 2016. The less-than-four-year-old startup, which is owned and operated by… Read More »
EBanx, a Curitiba, Brazil-based provider of local payment methods to international merchants, raised $30m in funding. The round was led by FTV Capital, with participation from Endeavor Catalyst Fund. As part of the transaction, FTV Capital principal Robert Anderson will join the company’s board of directors, and FTV Capital partner Chris Winship will become a… Read More »
ContentKing, an Amsterdam-based startup providing an extensive SEO auditing, reporting and insights solution to digital marketing professionals worldwide, today announced that it closed a €350K seed funding round a the end of 2017. Dutch business angels participated in the round, which valued the company at €3.5m. The capital will be applied to further support the growth… Read More »