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Scanalytics raising $1 million in early stage funding round

Milwaukee-based floor sensor technology developer Scanalytics Inc. is working to raise a $1 million debt funding round, of which $533,000 has already been raised from three investors, according to a new SEC filing. The early-stage company previously raised a $500,000 angel round in 2013 and a $2.5 million seed round in 2016. In December, co-founder […]

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StripSupply Raises Seed Round to Disrupt $11B Blood Glucose Test Strip Market

BOSTON, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — StripSupply, a Boston-based company focused on disrupting the $11 billion diabetic test strip market, announced today it has secured seed round funding, led by LaunchByte Ventures, in a syndicate alongside a group of serial entrepreneurs, physicians, and angel investors. The funding will allow the company to further accelerate its […]

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Australian Video platform Genero raises $4m to fund US expansion

Australian video startup Genero has raised another $4m from a consortium of investors led by the James Packer backed Ellerston Venture Capital Fund. The company, which recruited former Facebook global marketer Andy McKeon in May and the managing director of IPG Mediabrands’ Ensemble, Harry Preston, last year, plans to use the funds underwrite its US […]

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Logistics Start Up Raises 1.2m

When Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 interviewed for Y Combinator’s 2018 cohort, a question stood out to founder Obi Ozor. “What’s holding you back from becoming a unicorn?,” they asked. “My answer was simple,” said Ozor. “Working capital.” Kobo360 was accepted into YC’s 2018 class and gained some working capital in the form of $1.2 million […]

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CoLabs launches with $4 million in seed funding to bring artificial Intelligence product to market

CoLabs, a software incubator that partners with industry leaders to build cloud-based, category-changing solutions, launches with $4 million in seed funding to bring its inaugural artificial Intelligence product, IntelAgree, to market. The new software technology startup comany aims to develop innovative software products using machine learning and artificial intelligence to optimize and simplify business processes […]

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Brain-interface tech startup Paradromics raises $7m in seed funding

Medtech startup Paradromics said today it raised $7 million in seed round funding to help support its brain-machine interface technology intended to allow patients with severe connectivity disorders to operate advanced prosthetic devices. The San Jose, Calif.-based company is developing brain-machine interface tech intended to allow patients with disorders including blindness, deafness and paralysis to […]

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Company Working on Collision-Aversion Tech for Motorbikes Wins 2.5m In Funding

Ride Vision, a start-up developing collision aversion technology for motorcycles and scooters, just received $2.5 million in seed funding. The Herzliya, Israel-based company incorporated earlier this year and plans to have a product ready for sale in 2020, said CEO Uri Lavi. The company’s system links wide-angle cameras positioned at the front and rear of […]

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Online Bra Startup Harper Wilde Raises $2M in Seed Funding

Harper Wilde has raised a $2 million funding round led by venture capital firm CRV, which the company told TechCrunch it’s excited to use to not only build its workforce but to further its mission of providing women across the country with comfortable and empowering bras. Graduate school friends Jenna Kerner and Jane Fisher launched […]

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Binance Leads $12 Million Funding Round in Tokenization Startup Republic

A retail investment platform called Republic recently completed $12 million in financing to tokenize its platform and introduce its own security token, led by Binance Labs and NGC ECO Fund. The financing round was also supported by ZK Capital, Oyster Ventures, FBG Capital, Hazoor Capital, East Chain, Zhen Fund and others. republic Republic — which […]

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How this 34-year-old created Indonesia’s first billion-dollar start-up

When Nadiem Makarim launched Indonesian ride-hailing service Go-Jek back in 2010, he couldn’t have anticipated its runaway success. For him, it was simply a way of improving his country’s flailing motorcycle taxi industry. But, within six short years, Makarim had gone down in the history books as the founder of Indonesia’s first unicorn — a […]

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