Rain on Request just started a crowdfunding campaign in Indiegogo looking for $1 million, to make it rain on demand. How does one make...
Bipsync, a research automation platform for investment professionals, has closed a $1.5 million round of seed financing. Investors in the round include Russell Siegelman (Stanford Lecturer and Partner Emeritus, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), David Eisner (Founder of themarkets.com), and Steadfast Venture Capital.
Bloc, an online bootcamp for software development and design, has raised a $6 million Series A investment led by Shasta Ventures, bringing the total company funding to $8.5 million. Founded in 2012 by Roshan Choxi and Dave Paola, Bloc previously received a $2.5 million seed investment from Harrison Metal, Baseline Ventures, Learn Capital, and First Round Capital.
Revel Systems, the iPad Point of Sale (POS) platform that rivals Square, has raised roughly $100 million in Series C funding from New York City-based private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe and others. The round includes an initial $65 million investment from WCAS and an additional $25 million equity line available from WCAS. Sanjay Swani, a general partner at WCAS is joining Revel's board.
Elevate Digital, a developer of street-level interactive software technology, has raised a $4 million investment round. The funding was led by Advantage Capital Partner. The company says it will use the funding to continue the advancement of its interactive software platform and expand its IoT/ Smart City offering, among other things.
Japanese telecom and media group SoftBank is investing $627 million in Snapdeal, making it what the company says will be the largest investor in...
Acumatica, a company that provides cloud accounting software, has raised $13.3 million. The investment was led by Australian accounting software firm MYOB, a company that is strategic OEM partner with Acumatica as well.This brings the total funding raised by the company to $30 million.