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Investors cozy up to LA-based ettitude’s bamboo bedding and sleep wear with $1.6 million

May 14, 2020 0

Ettitude, the Los Angeles-based, direct-to-consumer startup making sustainable bedding and sleepwear from bamboo fibers, has raised a sustainably sized round that should keep the company

Israel’s maturing cybersecurity startup ecosystem

February 12, 2020 0

It often feels like half of the new security startups that receive funding are from Israel. As YL Ventures’ Yoav Leitersdorf and Ofer Schreiber wrote

Pachama launches to support global reforestation through carbon markets

January 4, 2020 0

The world’s forests are ablaze, under threat from illegal logging and disappearing due to the less dramatic environmental degradation wrought by drought and other signs

Boston gets a new biotech accelerator with the launch of Petri

September 13, 2019 0

As biotechnology becomes more central to new innovations in healthcare, material science and manufacturing, one of the nation’s research hubs is getting a new accelerator

Lexion raises $4.2M to bring AI to contract management

July 19, 2019 0

Contract management isn’t exactly an exciting subject, but it’s a real pain point for many companies. It also lends itself to automation, thanks to recent

Toronto Raptors founder brings Bird scooters to Canada as a platform partner

June 27, 2019 0

Bird’s somewhat weird but also very clever global expansion model is to let others handle it, and one of those others is bringing their service

Canopy’s upscale co-working business adds a new location in SF on the heels of strategic funding

May 24, 2019 0

Canopy, an upscale, profitable developer of co-working spaces, has expanded its footprint in San Francisco to a third location on the heels of a strategic

Early-stage investment firm Defy updates the venture partner model

April 1, 2019 0

Defy, the early-stage venture investment firm founded by Neil Sequeira and Trae Vassallo, is putting a new twist on the venture partner model as it

Medal.tv’s clipping service allows gamers to share the moments of their digital lives

February 19, 2019 0

As online gaming becomes the new social forum for living out virtual lives, a new startup called Medal.tv has raised $3.5 million for its in-game

The next big restaurant chain may not own any kitchens

October 8, 2018 0

If investors at some of the biggest technology companies are right, the next big restaurant chain could have no kitchens of its own. These venture