Category: Tech and Internet

myfisensemyfisenseJune 16, 2021

Gloat, which has built an AI-based platform that it sells to organizations to power their internal job boards, has picked up $57 million in funding, money that it will be using both to continue both for business development, but also to continue adding more features to its own platform, for example to expand deeper into […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 14, 2021

Immersive Labs, a platform which teaches cyber security skills corporate employees by using real, up-to-date threat intelligence in a “gamified” way, has closed a $75 million Series C funding round led by new investors Insight Partners alongside Menlo Ventures, Citi Ventures and existing investor Goldman Sachs Asset Management. The investment will be used to scale […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 7, 2021

London-based Vault Platform backing from Google’s AI focused fund, Gradient Ventures, which is the lead investor in an $8.2 million Series A. Other investors joining the round are Illuminate Financial, along with existing investors including Kindred Capital and Angular Ventures. Its $4.2M seed round was closed back in 2019. Vault sells a suite of SaaS tools to enterprise-sized […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 3, 2021

Seattle-based Outreach, a startup that specializes in sales intelligence, said it’s valued at $4.2 billion after its latest round of financing, more than triple what it was worth last year.   The new $200 million investment was led by new investors Premji Invest and Steadfast Capital Ventures, with participation from Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global Management […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 3, 2021

Climate change is intensifying across the globe, and one of the most challenging cases is Japan. In addition to lying on a major fault, the archipelago is increasingly inundated from rising sea levels that make the country more prone to disasters. A decade ago, the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami dealt billions of dollars in damage, and the […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 2, 2021

Cognigy, which provides a low-code conversational AI platform that notably can be used flexibly across a range of applications and geographies  it supports 120 languages; it can be used in external or internal service applications; it can support voice services but also chatbots; it provides real-time assistance for human agents and usage analytics or fully […]

myfisensemyfisenseJune 1, 2021

Malt, which provides a way for developers, data scientists, designers, project managers and others working in related fields to connect with fixed-term job opportunities in their fields, has picked up $97 million at today’s rates, money that the company plans to use to expand its business to more markets. We understand from sources that the […]

myfisensemyfisenseMay 27, 2021

French startup Agicap has raised a new $100 million funding round led by Greenoaks. With today’s funding round, the company has reached a valuation of more than $500 million (€415 million). Agicap is building a service that lets you track your cash flow in real time, build reports and get forecasts. In addition to Greenoaks, existing investors […]

myfisensemyfisenseMay 25, 2021

Printful Inc., a print on-demand and fulfillment company, has garnered a $130m investment from private equity firm Bregal Sagemount, giving the bootstrapped business a valuation of more than $1bn. The company took on its first institutional investor with the backing from Bregal Sagemount, which made a non-control investment in the business, according to Printful co-founder […]

myfisensemyfisenseMay 25, 2021

Riiid Inc, a South Korean AI tutorial startup, disclosed it raised $175m from SoftBank Group Corp’s Vision Fund 2 as it looks to shake up the world of standardised testing, and take its technology to public schools. Venture capital’s funding of education tech surged with the pandemic to $16.1bn globally in 2020, up from $7bn […]

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