Meural raises $2.5M Seed round led by Corigin Ventures

Art Tech Startup Specializing in Digital Canvasses Raises Funds for Production and R&DNew York, NY (May 26, 2016) – Today, Meural, a NYC-based startup that specializes in the creation of a digital, connected canvas that streams art directly to users’ walls, announced the closing of $2.5 million in seed round funding. The company plans to allocate the funding toward … [Read more...]

Draper University and Arizona State University announce partnership for cutting-edge entrepreneurial program

San Mateo, CA - Draper University and Arizona State University have announced that they are partnering to launch what they expect to be the #1 entrepreneurial program in the country.The Draper/ASU Entrepreneurial Program will combine Draper’s innovations in education for entrepreneurs with ASU’s entrepreneurial curriculum and access to a large group of talented students. … [Read more...]

TransPod founder and CEO to deliver keynote speech at World Congress on Railway Research 2016

Toronto, Canada – May 26, 2016 – TransPod, the startup that is building the world’s leading hyperloop system to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation, today announced that Sebastien Gendron, founder and CEO of TransPod, will speak at the upcoming World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR) 2016 in Milan, Italy on Monday, May 30, 2016. An international forum dedicated to … [Read more...]

Shortcut Media launches AI-powered app growth engine to help mobile app marketers and developers achieve scale faster

Shortcut Platform Delivers Proven ROI, DAU and MAU For Launch Partners Vivino, ZenFriend, CarduZurich, Switzerland - May 25, 2016 - Shortcut Media, an Artificial-Intelligence powered app-growth engine set to transform mobile app marketing, today emerged from stealth and announced the availability of its solution that uses proprietary Artificial-Intelligence algorithms and … [Read more...]

Introducing 12UP, the pop culture infused sports media platform

The Newest Brand from Minute Media, 12UP Features Socially Driven Content Created By Real PeopleNew York, NY (May 24, 2016) – Minute Media, parent company of 90min, today announced the launch of 12UP, a new sports media platform focused on U.S. sports, featuring authentic and social-first content created by everyday sports fans. Building off the success of 90min, the … [Read more...]

EduRev receives strategic investment for expansion to South India

May 23, 2016, GurgaonPradeep Reddy Kamasani has joined EduRev as a strategic investor and advisor, to help EduRev obtain new customers across southern India. Pradeep feels the EduRev platform has huge potential in the south, as it more conducive to adoption of EdTech platforms. EduRev has previously focussed on north India from its base in Delhi NCR.Pradeep is a part of … [Read more...]

ClickDimensions announces strategic equity partnership with Accel-KKR

Partnership positions marketing automation and email marketing solutions provider for next-level growthATLANTA (May 24, 2016) – ClickDimensions, a top-rated provider of marketing automation and email marketing technology, announced today that the company has received a growth equity investment from Accel-KKR, a leading technology-focused private equity firm. The new … [Read more...]

KardZee releases mobile app, marking company’s launch in beta

New App Learns & Stores Users’ Own Handwriting, Making it Possible to Send Real Handwritten Cards Right from A SmartphoneSAN FRANCISCO, CA –May 20, 2016 – San Francisco-based start-up KardZee has announced the release of the KardZee mobile app, which also marks the company’s launch in beta. Using patent-pending technology designed by KardZee, the just-released, … [Read more...]

Creative entrepreneurs in the Southeast will compete for $50,000 in venture funding

Applications Open May 23, 2016Winston Salem, NC – May 23, 2016 – Creative Startups, the world-class program that helps creative entrepreneurs develop their business models and identify venture capital funding, has launched its newest business accelerator program for the Southeastern United States. Hosted by the Center for Creative Economy in Winston-Salem, NC, the program … [Read more...]

Award-winning African startup launches globally from Brisbane

When most people think of the startup scene, Africa is likely the last place that comes to mind. Yet, with the rapid adoption of technology on the continent, large populations and large problems to solve, the scene has experienced a surge of activity in recent times with VentureBeat reporting that Kenya and Nigeria are now leading Africa in terms of fundraising and … [Read more...]