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August 2020


The Muse founders make finding a job less harrowing BY MEGAN CERULLO SEPTEMBER 11, 2019 / 12:02 PM / MONEYWATCH The Muse co-founders Kathryn Minshew and Alex Cavoulacos want to transform the tedious, often demoralizing process of job-hunting into something, well, less awful.The two female entrepreneurs, both alums of management consulting firm McKinsey, have built an online community of more than 75 million people who can connect to employers...

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Helm.ai raises $13M on its unsupervised learning approach to driverless car AI Kirsten Korosec@kirstenkorosec / 11:22 pm +03•March 25, 2020  Comment Image Credits: Helm.ai Four years ago, mathematician Vlad Voroninski saw an opportunity to remove some of the bottlenecks in the development of autonomous vehicle technology thanks to breakthroughs in deep learning. Now, Helm.ai,  the startup he co-founded in 2016 with Tudor Achim, is coming out of stealth with an announcement that it has raised...

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Locale raises $11m in Series A funding round  14th January 2020 Paul Stevens Austin, Locale, Nitesh Gandhi, Series A funding round Locale founder and CEO, Nitesh Gandhi [Credit: Locale] US: Austin-based upscale aparthotel brand Locale has announced that it has raised $11 million in Series A funding. The round was headed up by Amplo, with participation from Susa Ventures and Metropolis Capital Partners. The latest round brings the firm’s total funding to date to...

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One Concern Formally Expands Into Japan English  NEWS PROVIDED BY One Concern  Feb 13, 2020, 17:00 ET MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- One Concern, a Resilience-as-a-Service solution that brings disaster science together with machine learning for better decision making, today announced that it has formally expanded into Japan with the formation of a wholly-owned Japanese subsidiary, One Concern Co., Ltd., ("One Concern Japan") based in the Shibuya ward of Tokyo. One Concern Japan...

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The company will be opening its largest clinic yet, in San Jose, sometime next month The mental health space is becoming more and more enticing to investors; in the second quarter of this year, mental health and wellness companies raised $321 million, a 41 percent increase from the $227 million invested in the same quarter last year. That included a $60 million round for Quartet and a $50...

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Parsley raises $26 million to provide personalized telemedical care nationwide Kyle Wiggers@Kyle_L_WiggersOctober 10, 2019 7:25 AMBusiness The Parsley Health center in New York City.Image Credit: Parsley HealthAutomation and Jobs Parsley Health, a New York-based personalized medicine provider founded in 2016, today revealed that it closed a $26 million series B funding round this summer, led by White Star Capital. The round included participation from FirstMark...

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TravelPerk is taking business places with new funding totalling its Series C round at $104 million By Ana Wolsztajn, July 18th, 2019. Barcelona-based disruptor in the business travel sector has raised an extra $60 million as an extension to its Series C. The investment, bringing the total funding of Travelperk’s latest round to $104 million, will go forward new product additions and the company’s further European expansion. Before TravelPerk entered the scene of...

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B2B credit network Fundbox secures fresh investment from MUFG 27 May 2020 US B2B payment and credit network Fundbox has secured a fresh equity investment from MUFG Innovation Partners, the corporate capital arm of the giant Japanese bank. With this financing, MUFG tripled its investment in Fundbox’s recent Series C, bringing the total equity funding in the round to almost $200 million. "We are pleased with how Fundbox’s advanced...

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Thanks to some thoughtful design, Mark43 is bringing police work into modern times. BY KEVIN J. RYAN, STAFF WRITER, INC.@WHERESKR Mark43 co-founders Matthew Polega, Scott Crouch, and Florian Mayr.  Courtesy company Police officer Vidal Rivera navigates his cruiser through the streets of North Camden, New Jersey, where he just finished chatting with a group of preschoolers planting flowers with their teacher. "When I grew up here," the 27-year-old Rivera says, "this was one of the...

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Andela is taking applications for developers across the African continent by Russel A2 months ago154 Views A survey titled ” state of software development report” identifies the hiring of developers as the leading challenge facing tech companies. Over 50% of the tech companies surveyed had already outsourced software development at one point or the other. Andela, the developer outsourcing company is shifting from its old operational model. The company laid off...

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