Piepacker raises $12M in funding round led by Lego Ventures

Reading Time: 4 minutes Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Piepacker announced today that it has finished a Series A funding round that brought in $12 million. Lego Ventures led the round. The funding will help Piepacker expand into more territories and platforms. Piepacker is a social … Read more

Pakistan To Remain On “Grey List” Of Global Terror Funding Watchdog

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pakistan continues to remain on “increased monitoring list”. (Eds:Correctionindateline): Pakistan will continue to be on the ”Grey List” of the FATF as it needs to “further demonstrate” that action is being taken against UN-designated terrorists like India’s most wanted Hafiz Saeed and Masood Azhar, and groups led by them, the global body against terror financing … Read more

STEM-focused Singapore EdTech Doyobi Raises $2.8M in Pre-Series A Funding

Reading Time: 6 minutes Doyobi, a Singapore-based professional development platform, announced that it has raised $2.8 million in pre-Series A funding led by Monk’s Hill Ventures. The round also saw participation from Tresmonos Capital, Novus Paradigm Capital and XA Network, along with angel investors like Carousell chief executive officer Quek Siu Rui, Glints co-founders Oswald Yeo and Seah Ying … Read more

Superplastic, which owns an animated collab house of "synthetic superstars" on social media, raises a $20M Series A, bringing its total funding to $38M (Taylor Hatmaker/TechCrunch)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Taylor Hatmaker / TechCrunch: Superplastic, which owns an animated collab house of “synthetic superstars” on social media, raises a $20M Series A, bringing its total funding to $38M  —  A company from the creator of Ello and Kidrobot is announcing a new $20 million funding round to build out an imagined virtual world populated … … Read more

Openprise Raises $16M In Series A Funding

Reading Time: 2 minutes Openprise, a RevOps automation solution, secured $16 million in a Series A investment round led by SIG Asia Investment in conjunction with Banyan Pacific, Citta Capital, Alumni Venture Group and AI List. Openprise plans to use the funding to capitalize on the growth in the RevOps automation space — as 75% of the highest growth … Read more

IIT Delhi Announces Scholarships and Seed Funding Programs to Mark 2nd Anniversary of its Alumni Endowment Fund

Reading Time: < 1 minute IIT Delhi Announces Scholarships and Seed Funding Programs to Mark 2nd Anniversary of its Alumni Endowment Fund – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News Home IITs IIT Delhi Announces Scholarships and Seed Funding Programs to Mark 2nd … Read more

Vernacular E-Learning Platform Vidyakul Raises New Funding from Dholakia Ventures, Others

Reading Time: 6 minutes Vidyakul, a vernacular e-learning platform that offers quality education at affordable prices, has raised an undisclosed amount from Dholakia Ventures, an investment arm of Dholakia Family Office. Angel investors including Gaurav Juneja, Saurabh Agarwal, and Puneet Mittal also participated in the round. Started in 2017 by Tarun Saini, Vidyakul is aimed at providing after-school e-learning … Read more

Skyflow, which offers a zero-trust repository for customer data, raises a $45M Series B led by Insight Partners, bringing its total funding to $70M (Alex Wilhelm/TechCrunch)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch: Skyflow, which offers a zero-trust repository for customer data, raises a $45M Series B led by Insight Partners, bringing its total funding to $70M  —  The market for corporate data privacy products is heating up, with Skyflow announcing a $45 million Series B this morning, just a day after TripleBlind announced … Read more

Massachusetts-based Aura, which offers device and identity theft protection, raises $200M Series F at $2.5B post-money valuation, bringing its funding to $650M (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat: Massachusetts-based Aura, which offers device and identity theft protection, raises $200M Series F at $2.5B post-money valuation, bringing its funding to $650M  —  Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10.  Learn more about what comes next. #Massachusettsbased #Aura #offers #device #identity #theft #protection #raises #200M #Series … Read more

Singapore-based Online Learning Platform Geniebook Raises $16.6M in Series A Funding

Reading Time: 7 minutes Geniebook, a Singapore-based online learning platform that uses a combination of machine learning and human teachers to personalize each student’s education, has raised $16.6 million in a Series A funding round led by East Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The round was also joined by other angel investors including Unacademy’s Gaurav Munjal and Roman Saini, … Read more