Sep 26, 2017
JingChi Raises $52M in Pre-A Investment Rounds to Fuel Growth and Development of Autonomous Fleets for US and China
JingChi Inc. ("JingChi"), the leading self-driving technology company from China, announced today the completion of a combined $52 million pre-A investment round from lead investor Qiming Venture ("Qiming"), strategic investor NVIDIA GPU Ventures, and a consortium of other investors. The investment allows JingChi to rapidly expand its research and development teams globally, and ramp up deployment of a fully Level 4 autonomous driving test fleet in China by the end of 2017. Duane Kuang, Founding Partner at Qiming, will join JingChi’s board of directors.
July 16, 2017
Welcome Edison. EasilyDo Changes Name; Unveils New AI-Based Email Features and Launches Trends Dashboard
EasilyDo, Inc., creator of popular Email and Smart Assistant apps, today announced a corporate name change to Edison Software (www.edison.tech). The company’s signature mail and virtual assistant apps are being rebranded as Edison Mail (Email) and Edison Assistant, respectively.
May 15, 2017
3D Sensor Start-Up AIRY3D Raises US$3.5 Million in Seed Financing
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 15, 2017) - AIRY3D Inc., a Canadian start-up company in 3D computer vision, today announced that it has raised US$3.5 million in an oversubscribed seed round co-led by CRCM Ventures and R7 Partners. Other investors include WI Harper Group, Robert Bosch Venture Capital, Nautilus Venture Partners and several angel investors that are affiliates of TandemLaunch, the Montreal-based incubator that spun out AIRY3D.
February 17, 2017
TetraVue raises $10 million from Samsung, Foxconn, others to give autonomous cars better eyesight
TetraVue, a company setting out to arm autonomous cars with ultra high-resolution 3D image-capturing smarts, announced it has raised $10 million from Robert Bosch Venture Capital, Nautilus Venture Partners, Samsung Catalyst Fund, and Foxconn.
January 19, 2017
DigiLens Raises $22 Million For Consumer-Focused Augmented Reality Products
DigiLens raised an additional $22 million in a Series B investment round from Sony, Foxconn, Continental and Panasonic, along with venture investors including Alsop Louie Partners, Bold Capital, Nautilus Venture Partners and Dolby Family Ventures.
January 13, 2017
Maluuba + Microsoft: Towards Artificial General Intelligence
We are incredibly excited to announce an important milestone on our journey so far. As of today, Maluuba has agreed to be acquired by Microsoft. As we turn the page on this new chapter, we thought we would discuss this exciting development and share our thoughts on what’s next to come.
May 14, 2016
DriveScale Secures $15 Million to Deliver First Enterprise Rack Scale Infrastructure Platform
DriveScale, the company that is pioneering flexible, scale-out computing for the enterprise using standard servers and commodity storage, today emerged from a three-year stealth development effort and announced $15 million in a Series A funding round led by Pelion Venture Partners with participation from Nautilus Venture Partners and Foxconn’s Ingrasys.
March 14, 2016
VR sports and music startup Voke raises $12.5M from Intel Capital, Sacramento Kings, A&E and others
Voke, a virtual reality technology company that specializes in live streams of sports and music events, has raised $12.5 million in venture capital, the company confirmed to GeekWire today.
February 9, 2015