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Mason Raises $25M to Help Software Firms Deploy, Manage Applications

MASON RAISES $25M TO HELP SOFTWARE FIRMS DEPLOY, MANAGE APPLICATIONS

Amazon Web Services and other businesses that charge customers to host their software applications have become a popular option for...

 
 
 
Seattle Startup Remarkably Gets $4.1M to Market Real Estate Software

SEATTLE STARTUP REMARKABLY GETS $4.1M TO MARKET REAL ESTATE SOFTWARE

Remarkably, a Seattle-based startup that provides users with real estate marketing software and analytics services, announced Tuesday...

SoftBank Commits $200M to Cybereason, Cybersecurity's Newest Unicorn

SOFTBANK COMMITS $200M TO CYBEREASON, CYBERSECURITY'S NEWEST UNICORN

Software has become arguably the most effective weapon for criminals and nation states. In response, security technology businesses...

 
 
 
We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck space-tech firm Spire Global used to raise $4 million in seed funding for the future of satellites

WE GOT AN EXCLUSIVE LOOK AT THE PITCH DECK SPACE-TECH FIRM SPIRE GLOBAL USED TO RAISE $4 MILLION IN SEED FUNDING FOR THE FUTURE OF SATELLITES

Spire Global is a San Francisco-based nanosatellite company that has raised $140.5 million in VC funding since its launch in 2012. Co-founder...

The SEC says former high flying VC Michael Rothenberg misappropriated $19 million from investors, and kept it up even while he was negotiating his settlement

THE SEC SAYS FORMER HIGH FLYING VC MICHAEL ROTHENBERG MISAPPROPRIATED $19 MILLION FROM INVESTORS, AND KEPT IT UP EVEN WHILE HE WAS NEGOTIATING HIS SETTLEMENT

The SEC, in a recent legal filing, alleges that former Silicon Valley VC Mike Rothenberg misappropriated roughly $19 million in investor...

 
 
 
Mark Levin Named Xconomy's 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner in Boston

MARK LEVIN NAMED XCONOMY'S 2019 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WINNER IN BOSTON

We at Xconomy are excited to announce that we are honoring Mark Levin, co-founder and partner at Third Rock Ventures, with our 2019...

DataRobot, Now a Unicorn, Raises Close To $200M for Machine Learning: Sources

DATAROBOT, NOW A UNICORN, RAISES CLOSE TO $200M FOR MACHINE LEARNING: SOURCES

DataRobot has raised a Series E funding round in the ballpark of $200 million to advance its automated machine learning and artificial...

 
 
 
Dispensed: A big week for digital health IPOs, what happens when a $2.1 million drug can't get to the kids who need it, and what a top health-tech VC is looking to invest in

DISPENSED: A BIG WEEK FOR DIGITAL HEALTH IPOS, WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A $2.1 MILLION DRUG CAN'T GET TO THE KIDS WHO NEED IT, AND WHAT A TOP HEALTH-TECH VC IS LOOKING TO INVEST IN

Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly newsletter bringing you all the stories that kept our healthcare team busy this week. While...

Is space truly within reach for startups and VC?

IS SPACE TRULY WITHIN REACH FOR STARTUPS AND VC?

Elon Musk's SpaceX managed to pull off something very few people thought it could - by disrupting one of the most fixed markets in...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Could Facebook's Crypto Break Financial System? Congress Airs Fears

COULD FACEBOOK'S CRYPTO BREAK FINANCIAL SYSTEM? CONGRESS AIRS FEARS

In late 2017, a federal watchdog unit assigned a working group to keep an eye on cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, and to sound an...

 
 
 

SAN DIEGO ROUNDUP: QUALCOMM, PHILTER, STELLA LABS, VC FUNDING & MORE

Comic-Con International may be holding everyone's attention this week, but the tech community has stayed busy amid all the action....

 
 
 

SAN DIEGO OPHTHALMIC BIOTECH UPSTART RAISES $28M ON ALTERNATIVE TO CORNEAL TRANSPLANT

Texas VC Bios Partners has found a new early-stage play to love out of San Diego, leading a $28 million Series A to help Trefoil Therapeutics...

 
 
 
This tech VC overcame a crippling fear of failure to launch 2 startups he later sold for more than $100 million

THIS TECH VC OVERCAME A CRIPPLING FEAR OF FAILURE TO LAUNCH 2 STARTUPS HE LATER SOLD FOR MORE THAN $100 MILLION

Manoj Saxena is an Indian-born tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and philanthropist who built and sold two software firms for...

NARROWING AI: A USEFUL CONTEXT FOR AI INNOVATION, OPPORTUNITY, AND INVESTMENT

I was asked recently if there was a meaningful analog to AI - its pervasiveness, its transformative potential, its power - in the annals...