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Logistics aggregator GoodsOnMove in talks to raise seed funding

GoodsOnMove, an on-demand logistics aggregator for relocation and trucking services, is in advanced talks with potential investors to raise seed funding, the company’s founder told VCCircle. The company, run by Delhi-based Goods on Move Technologies Pvt.....»»

Category: topSource:  tchcircleApr 6th, 2016

EU wants to ease commercial drone use with future flight rules

The European Commission wants to make it easier for lightweight drones to fly autonomously in European airspace -- with logistics, inspection services and agricultural businesses set to benefit.Last Friday, the Commission unveiled a plan to improv.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Amionx Gets Funding From Qualcomm

Carlsbad-based Amionx, a developer of technology which is aimed at making lithium-ion batteries safer, has raised a strategic round of funding from San Diego-based Qualcomm, according to the two companies on Tuesday. Size of the investment was not an.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

SerImmune Scores $8M For Antibody Mapping

Santa Barbara-based SeriImmune, a developer of immune mapping technology, has raised $8M in a funding round to map out the human immune systems, according to the company. The funding was led by Illumina Ventures, and also included Merck and additiona.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

FloQast Adds $25M In Series B Funding

Los Angeles-based accounting software developer FloQast has raised $25M in a Series B funding round, the company announced today, bringing its total raised to $33M. The new funding was led by Insight Venture Partners, and also included Toba Capital a.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Textio raises $20 million to help companies do English good

 As it looks to expand beyond recruiting and job postings, Textio has raised $20 million in new funding led by Scale Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors Bloomberg Beta, Cowboy Ventures, Emergence Capital, and Upside Par.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Petasense emerges from stealth to help companies monitor machine health

 Industrial IoT startup Petasense emerged from stealth today, officially announcing $1.8 million in seed funding and a hardware/software solution designed to help industrial customers understand when equipment needs maintenance by “listeni.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Incredibly powerful rap about the London fire victims will move you to tears

Grime and UK rap artists were among the first to come together to raise money for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in London.  Fundraising events were organised in the aftermath of the tragedy.  Also, West London-based MC Big Zuu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

James Corden sends Trump 297 copies of "Philadelphia" to get him to care about HIV/AIDS

James Corden is doing his part to promote healthcare in America. SEE ALSO: James Corden and Emily Blunt's musical version of 'Romeo and Juliet' will give you butterflies In the video above, Corden talks about the news that six members of the Pres.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

TrueLayer raises $3M Series A to provide fintech companies with easy access to bank APIs

 TrueLayer, a London startup that’s built a developer platform to make it easy for fintech companies to access bank APIs — and ride the PSD2 gravy train — has raised $3 million in Series A funding. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Language learning startup Lingokids scores $4M funding and partners with Oxford University Press

 Madrid, Spain-based (and U.S. incorporated) edtech startup Lingokids is on a mission to get young kids learning a second language. The company, previously known as Monkimun, offers language lessons in the form of interactive games for children.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Damon Lindelof to Adapt Watchmen for HBO

The creator of The Leftovers and Lost is reportedly in talks to develop the DC Comics adaptation. Lost and The Leftovers co-creator Damon Lindelof is reportedly in talks to develop a TV series adaptation of Watchmen for HBO. According to Varie.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Soldo, a London fintech startup that offers a multi-user spending account, raises $11M led by Accel

 Soldo, the London-based fintech startup that offers a multi-user spending account, first launched for consumers and since tailored to businesses too, has raised $11 million in Series A funding. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Talks About Microsoft’s Mixed-Reality Future

The implications of mixed reality, A.I. and more for the Xbox platform Take the short view and Microsoft’s annual E3 showcase was a classic power play. The company unveiled its long-anticipated Xbox One X, a kind of console supercomputer.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Future of Sex podcast creator Bryony Cole talks the future of funbots and New York’s first sextech hackathon

 In what turned out to be a surprising SFW podcast Future of Sex podcast creator Bryony Cole joined us to talk about the future of sex, teledilonics and sex robots. Not content to let the media and the world stay squeamish about the topic of sex.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

"Diablo III" gets way more than just the Necromancer on June 27

On June 27, the dead will walk in Diablo III. The five-year-old game's latest add-on, Rise of the Necromancer, introduces a new playable class. Necromancers wield powerful death magic to raise armies of zombies and channel the dark forces of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

The law firm Cooley is updating its packet of startup tips and financing documents

 The law firm Cooley is putting out a new package of seed investment documents for public viewing on its “GO” microsite, the firm said today. It’s a way for entrepreneurs and early stage investors and business owners to access.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Tesla reportedly nears agreement to build a vehicle factory in China

 Tesla’s next Gigafactory could be in China, according to a report from Bloomberg. The electric car maker is in talks to build its vehicles in the country for the first time, and it’s nearing and agreement with the city of Shanghai t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

TC Sessions: Robotics to feature talks from Rod Brooks, DARPA and MIT CSAIL

 The agenda for TC Sessions: Robotics just keeps getting more irresistible. We are happy to announce that Rod Brooks, co-founder of Rethink Robotics and iRobot, will join us on stage at TechCrunch’s first ever robotics show, July 17 at MIT.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Watchmaker Robert Forsey talks about the smartwatch problem

 Watchmaker Robert Forsey, co-founder of Gruebel Forsey, isn’t worried. This plain-spoken creator of some of the most complex and beautiful watches in the world sees the Swiss Watch industry to be in turmoil but not in peril. “They m.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Simply Wall St. raises $1.8 million from its own customers to build out investment advisory services

 Financial services apps are all the rage these days and one of the latest to capitalize on the trend is Simply Wall St. which closed a $1.8 million round (2.4 million Australian dollars) in its latest round of funding. Interestingly, the fina.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017