raises sensor

Veri raises $4M to Send sensor to monitor blood Glucose

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Veri has raised $4 million in funding to start shipping its glucose sensor that monitors your blood sugar for preventative health. The Helsinki, Finland-based company views itself as a food intelligence company, as its sensor and the accompanying app can help people understand their optimal…

raises Taiwan

Taiwan raises 2021 economic growth forecast to 5.46%

TAIPEI — Taiwan’s economy is expected to grow 5.46% in 2021, the statistics agency said on Friday, upgrading a previous forecast of 4.64% predicted in February on the back of a strong rebound in exports.Growth in the first quarter was revised higher to 8.92% year-on-year from a preliminary 8.16%, the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting

raises SignalWire

SignalWire raises $30M to grow its distributed communications network

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. SignalWire, a software-defined telecom that uses distributed infrastructure that runs in the cloud, today announced that it raised $30 million. The company says the funds will be put toward expanding its workforce and supporting product R&D. Software-defined networking’s origins can be traced back to a…

Chronicle raises

Chronicle raises $3.2M for fan-focused, NFT-based digital collectibles cards

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Chronicle has raised $3.2 million to create a fan-friendly marketplace for digital collectible cards based on nonfungible tokens (NFTs). NFTs have exploded in other applications such as art, sports collectibles, and music. NBA Top Shot (a digital take on collectible basketball cards) is one example. Built by Dapper Labs,…

raises Valuation

Malt raises $97M at a $489M valuation for its freelance marketplace for developers

The world of professional services has long relied on contractors to fill in for assignments and projects that might not be a part of the course of daily work, but are essential work nonetheless. Today, a startup that’s built a marketplace to make it easier for freelance developers, designers and others with technical skills with…

matter raises

The very best dark matter map to date raises questions regarding the world

Scientists in the Dark Energy Survey have just released the best dark matter map yet, but it’s not answering every question — if anything, the cosmos may be more mysterious than ever. As BBC News, Nature and Fermilab report, the survey of 5,000 square degrees used weak gravitational lensing (in this case, how gravity from…

raises Tessian

Tessian Raises $65M Series C into Advance Security at the Human Layer

Lead investor March Capital has backed cybersecurity leaders CrowdStrike and KnowBe4; is joined by existing investors Sequoia, Accel. 25 May 2021 – SAN FRANCISCO. Human Layer Security company Tessian today announces that it has raised $65 million in Series C venture capital funding to accelerate its mission of quantifying and preventing human risk in global…

raises Snapdocs

Snapdocs Increases $150 million in Series D Financing

San Francisco-based Snapdocs, a digital closing platform for the mortgage industry, has announced a $150 million Series D funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $260 million and total valuation to more than $1.5 billion. The round was led by Tiger Global, with participation from Sequoia, Y Combinator, F-Prime, Maverick, Alkeon and Wellington Management. Snapdocs…

Atlan raises

Atlan raises $16M led by Insight Partners to build a collaboration hub for data-driven teams

Young startup Atlan, which has built a SaaS data collaboration platform and is courting customers in international markets, has now won the trust of some high-profile investors. Atlan said on Tuesday it has raised $16 million in its Series A financing round that was led by Insight Partners. Bob Muglia (former CEO of Snowflake), Bob…

psychedelic raises

A psychedelic win raises questions for PTSD therapy

SummaryThe news last week that the compound 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, popularly called ecstasy, alleviated post-traumatic stress disorder in a phase 3 trial was a milestone in efforts to turn psychedelic drugs into mainstream treatments. The trial’s sponsor, the nonprofit Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, hopes to confirm the results in an ongoing second study and seek approval…