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Qi Startup Qindom Raises $2.6M In Seed-stage Funding

Qindom, a Toronto-based quantum intelligence startup, has raised about $2.6 million (US$2 million) in a seed-stage financing. The round was led by an angel investor, identified as one of the early limited [...]
Read by 49% of LPs August 14, 2018

Newme Accelerator Founder Angela Benton On Ghogh Podcast

In episode five of the GHOGH podcast with Jamarlin Martin, Angela Benton talks about starting NewMe Accelerator, whose black and brown founders have raised $42 million in venture capital. Super-early to Black tech media with BlackWeb 2.0, Benton discusses building her personal brand while being a single mother, battling cancer, and whether or not most of [...] The post Full Transcript: NewMe Accelerator Founder Angela Benton On GHOGH Podcast appeared first on Moguldom.
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China Digest: Onespace Raises $44m; Accenture Backs Ai Startup Malong

China's OneSpace Technology has raised an RMB 300 million ($44 million) Series B round led by CICC Jiatai Equity Funds. The post China Digest: OneSpace raises $44m; Accenture backs AI startup Malong appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Read by 71% of LPs August 13, 2018

Bob Goodlatte's Son Tweets About Flipping His House Seat

"I just gave the maximum allowed donation," the early Facebook employee said on Twitter. : Families divided by politics is a now-familiar story. But the Goodlattes are heightening the drama with a Silicon Valley spin. On Twitter on Sunday, tech investor and early Facebook Inc. designer Bobby Goodlatte threw his support to the Democrat running for his Republican father's congressional seat. I just gave the maximum allowed donation to Jennifer Lewis, a democrat running for my father's congressional seat. I've also gotten 5 other folks to commit to donate the max.
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Scooter Rental Start-up Vogo Raises Series A Funds From Ola, Hero Motocorp

Vogo plans to add over 1,000 pick-up points in Bengaluru and Hyderabad. : New Delhi: Vogo, a scooter and bike sharing start-up, has raised $6-7 million in a Series A funding round led by ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd and Hero MotoCorp chairman Pawan Munjal, according to a person familiar with the matter. Existing investors Matrix Partners India, Stellaris Venture and angel investors also participated in the funding round, Vogo said in a statement, without disclosing the size of the funding. Founded in 2016, Vogo lets customers rent scooters for short one-way trips at various locations in Bengaluru and Hyderabad.
Read by 65% of LPs August 13, 2018

Dexon Receives $20M In New Funding With Proven Performance

NEW YORK, Aug.13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The DEXON Foundation, which guides the development of the revolutionary decentralized protocol, DEXON, is announcing today a $20 million private placement led by IDG Capital. IDG Capital is a venture capital firm that has had more than 150 successful ...
Read by 39% of LPs August 13, 2018

India Tech Companies Turn To Ai-powered Recruitment - Nikkei Asian Review

As well as being able to load content faster than ever before, you'll now find it's much easier to find all the content you need about the Asian business world. BANGALORE -- When Mumbai-based technology company Directi was looking to hire 25 staff proficient in Node.js, a computer program, it turned to a startup called Belong in Bangalore.
Read by 68% of LPs August 13, 2018

Chinese Private Rocket Producer Onespace Raises $44M Series B Round - China Money Network

Beijing-based OneSpace Technology, China's first private rocket producer, has raised a RMB300 million (US$44 million) series B round led by CICC Jiatai Equity Funds, according to the company's official announcement. FinTrek Capital and existing investors including China Merchants Venture Capital, Qianhai Wande Fund, Qianhai Wutong M&A Fund also participated in this round. Two months ago, OneSpace launched its first single-stage OS-X solid rocket, marking an important step in China's nascent commercial space industry.
Read by 42% of LPs August 10, 2018

Wonderschool Closes $20M In Series A Financing To Help Teachers Start High-quality In-home Preschools And Daycares

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wonderschool ( today announced $20 million in Series A financing led by Andreessen Horowitz with general partner Jeff Jordan joining its board. The latest financing will be used to add additional products and services to...
Read by 59% of LPs August 09, 2018

Quizizz Raises $3 Mn In Funding Led By Nexus Venture Partners | Business Standard News

Quizizz, an online learning platform, today said it has raised USD 3 million (over Rs 20 crore) in funding led by Nexus Venture Partners. The funding, which saw participation from existing promoters Prime Venture Partners and angel investors, will support new products, a statement said. The company has recently hit a milestone by passing the 10-million active user mark, it added. Quizizz combines game-design elements with self-paced questions and instant feedback to help students learn. Teachers can use their own content or choose from millions of educator-created quizzes.
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