25 Sep 2017

SAP to acquire customer identity management startup Gigya for USD 350 million by Ruchika Sharma

Europe’s largest tech behemoth and enterprise software company SAP has announced its plans to acquire Israeli tech startup Gigya. The company plans to leverage Gigya’s expertise to further develop its own Hybris platform which offers solutions for customer engagement and commerce. With this, the company will get closer to realizing its goal of becoming the first company to offer bu ... Read More

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23 Sep 2017

Hummingbird Raises 95 million USD investment fund for tech startups by Ruchika Sharma

Hummingbird Ventures, a venture capital firm based out of London and Antwerp, has managed to raise a new investment fund. The fund raised a total of ninety five million USD from a varied group of investors. Hummingbird aims to deploy these assets as late stage seed and series A funding in the tech startup sector. Investment Target Areas The fund invests primarily in Europe, with a few furth ... Read More

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21 Sep 2017

MIT launches Venture Capital Fund - The Engine by Ruchika Sharma

Boston being one of the epicenters of technology innovation globally is like the breeding ground for the next Eureka moment to strike a certain someone which might solve some of the biggest challenges in the business as well as ecological world. Amidst the funding drought that extremely fancy startup ideas called “moonshots” are facing, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has d ... Read More

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21 Sep 2017

SoftBank to buy five percent stake in ZhongAn IPO by Ruchika Sharma

Mayoshi Son led SoftBank Group has agreed to buy a five percent stake in Chinese internet startup ZhongAn’s IPO. SoftBank seems to be putting its finger into almost every pie these days through their Vision Fund, a one hundred billion USD fund. It has been emptying out its Vision Fund’s warchest in the emerging technologies space and picking up quite a few deals on its way to buil ... Read More

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26 Apr 2017

Qwilr has managed to raise $1.5M by Aapt Dubey

Qwiler is currently taking the market by storm by transforming normal business documents into attractive websites. They have basically created a platform for people to replace their PDF proposals, presentations and other static documents into interactive WebPages. This unique service has caught the attention of investors from all around the world as they have currently managed to raise $1.5M to ... Read More

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24 Apr 2017

Orbital System has managed to raise £15 Million for NASA Inspired Technology by Aapt Dubey

Efficient access to pure water plays an integral role in the collective development of a society, but even then, many water projects fail due to lack of integration and the excessive use of water and energy. However Orbital systems have solved this dilemma by developing a new purification technology that reduces the amount of water and energy used while taking a shower. This technology has been de ... Read More

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17 Apr 2017

Indian Based Doctor has managed to raise over $3M for Booking Platform by Aapt Dubey

An Indian health tech startup company called Lybrate is building the future of health care delivery and is revolutionizing the way patients can seek medical. They have created a seamless pathway through which patients can easily contact doctors that are in their proximity. Lybrate is India’s first mobile healthcare communication and delivery platform, this company has overcome the onerous hu ... Read More

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6 Apr 2017

Robinhood’s Stock Trading App is now valued at $1.3 Billion thanks to raise from DST by Aapt Dubey

The Robinhood trading app is one of the first of its kind and its sole purpose is to democratize financial markets. It allows users to purchase and sell stocks without any commission. The app was hailed by stock market tycoons all around the states as it provided them with a platform to invest in the stock market without any commission costs! On the other hand, many brokerage firms have started ... Read More

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23 Mar 2017

Google Acquires Kaggle! by Aapt Dubey

Kaggle is a platform for analytics competitions and for prognostic modeling. This innovative company was founded in 2010 and since then has come a very long way and currently employ a vast network of almost half a million scientists who pioneer in data science. According to reports, Kaggle has managed to accumulate a staggering $12.5million over a span of 6 years and only time will tell how this v ... Read More

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21 Mar 2017

Walmart has Acquired ModCloth! by Aapt Dubey

Yes, you read that right. One of the largest multinational retail corporations has recently diversified into an entirely new field by acquiring ModCloth. Walmart currently operates a chain of hypermarkets, discount departments stores and grocery stores, but that will all change now with its latest acquisition of ModCloth. This deal was finalized last Friday and included assets and operations. The ... Read More

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