Singapore-based gets $6M to help B2B sales team collaborate more effectively

Organizing information about prospective deals is a challenging task for B2B sales teams, since salespeople usually rely on multiple tools (email, Zoom, WhatsApp, etc) to talk with buyer committees. It becomes even more unwieldy when sales teams work.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchAug 2nd, 2021

Salesforce announces new Mulesoft RPA tool based on Servicetrace acquisition

When Salesforce announced it was buying German RPA vendor Servicetrace last month, it seemed that it might match up well with Mulesoft, the company the CRM giant bought in 2018 for $6.5 billion. Mulesoft, among other things, helps customers build API.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Mynd raises $57.3M at an $807M valuation to give people a way to invest in rental properties remotely

Mynd, a company that aims to make it easier for people to buy and manage single-family rental properties, announced today it has raised $57.3 million in funding from QED Investors. The financing values the Oakland, California-based company at $807 mi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Outer, D2C outdoor furniture brand, secures $50M Series B funding to spur expansion and materials development 

Americans spend more than 90% of each day indoors on average. However, approximately 82% of American homeowners are more interested in renovating their outdoor living spaces than they were prior to the pandemic, based on a recent survey, Outer co-fou.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

CodeSignal secures $50M for its tech hiring platform

The company’s technical assessment technology is a “flight simulator for developers,” that gives candidates a score based on a simulated evaluation of their skills. In less than a year after raising $25 million in Series B funding, te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Open Mineral raises $33M Series C funding for its ‘eBay for commodities trading’ platform

Back in 2018 we covered how Open Mineral (OM), a startup aiming to leverage greater transparency in commodities trading, had raised $2.25 million. Well, they’ve come a long way and now the Zug, Switzerland-based, company has raised a $33 million Se.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Observing the life cycle of skyrmions in exquisite detail

For the first time, an all-RIKEN team has watched the entire life cycle of tiny magnetic whirlpools, revealing their birth, movement and death. This will be important for informing the development of future low-power memory devices based on these mag.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Why salespeople avoid "big-whale" sales opportunities

Researchers from NEOMA Business School, Copenhagen Business School, Eindhoven University of Technology, and University of Georgia published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that develops and tests a framework of salespeople's decision-makin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Improving ocean protection with the first marine protected areas guide

An international team, which includes researchers from IRD and CNRS, published a novel Marine Protected Areas (MPA) guide in the journal Science on 9 September 2021. The aim is to advance the global community's understanding of ocean protection and a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Desert-beetle-inspired magnetic demulsifier developed with excellent oil-in-water emulsion separation performance

Prof. Zeng Zhixiang's team at the Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) developed a novel magnetic demulsifier with desert beetle-inspired microstructures, realizing high-efficiency.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Socioeconomic factors influence land and seafloor pollution

The research was conducted by scientists at CSIRO, Australia's national science agency; Ocean Conservancy, a U.S.-based advocacy non-profit; and the PADI AWARE Foundation, a non-profit public charity that drives global ocean conservation through loca.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

New Zealand startup HeartLab raises $2.45M to bring heart scanning software to the US

New Zealand-based medtech startup HeartLab has raised $2.45 million in seed funding that it says will help the company expand its AI-powered heart scanning and reporting platform to cardiologists in the United States by early next year. HeartLab prov.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 41 min. ago

The Org nabs $20M led by Tiger Global to expand its platform based on public organizational charts

LinkedIn normalized the idea of making people’s resume’s visible to anyone who wanted to look at them, and today a startup that’s hoping to do the same for companies and how they are organized and run is announcing some funding. The.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 41 min. ago

Asian merchant commerce platform Pine Labs raises $100 million

Pine Labs said on Thursday it has raised an additional $100 million, just weeks after securing $600 million in a financing round, as the Asian merchant commerce platform begins to explore the public markets. The U.S.-based investment management compa.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 41 min. ago

Online events platform Delegate Connect gets $10M AUD led by AirTree

Delegate Connect is the latest virtual/hybrid events platform to land funding. The Melbourne-based startup announced today it has raised $10 million AUD (about $7.3 million USD) in seed funding led by AirTree Ventures, which wrote Delegate Connect th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 13 min. ago

Chip suppliers uncertain about new iPhone sales outlook

Unfavorable macro conditions have had a negative impact on sales of Android smartphones and have also led to uncertainty among chip suppliers about new iPhone sales for the rest of this year, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Taiwan LCD driver IC suppliers say orders remain strong

Some Taiwan-based LCD driver IC suppliers have claimed their book-to-bill ratios remain above one with clear order visibility through the end of this year and even 2022, in response to recent reports indicating LCD panel prices have started falling d.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

GF, Qualcomm team up for advanced 5G RF front-end devices

GlobalFoundries (GF) has announced the foundry is continuing its partnership with Qualcomm, expanding their RF collaboration on 5G multi-Gigabit speed RF front-end products......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

China new energy car output, sales in August rise

China-based makers produced 309,000 new energy vehicles and sold 321,000 units in August 2021, both soaring 180% on year, according to China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

LGES likely eyeing LFP battery market by acquiring NEC ES

South Korea's LG Energy Solution (LGES) has acquired NEC Energy Solutions from Japan-based IT company NEC, a move that could expand the end market for its LFP batteries......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago

Taiwan PCB output value to top NT$800 billion in 2021

Taiwan-based PCB manufacturers are expected to see their combined output value reach between NT$756.8 billion (US$27.3 billion) and NT$827.2 billion in 2021, according to the Taiwan Printed Circuit Association (TPCA)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 42 min. ago