HCL Technologies appoints Vanitha Narayanan to the Board of Directors

Reading Time: 5 minutes   NOIDA: HCL Technologies Ltd (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced the appointment of Ms. Vanitha Narayanan as an Additional Director on its Board who shall hold office as an Independent Director of the Company. With the addition of Ms. Narayanan, the Board of the Company includes four women Directors. Ms. Narayanan’s appointment … Read more

Butlr Technologies, developing anonymous people sensors, inks $7.9M seed round – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 8 minutes A new $7.9 million seed round boosts Butlr Technologies’ ability to apply its real-time people-sensing technology beyond commercial real estate and retail uses to monitor falls and other movements for active seniors who are aging in place. Hyperplane led the round, with Founder Collective, Union Labs, 500 Startups, SOSV, E14 Fund, Tectonic Ventures, Scott Belsky, … Read more

Zebra Technologies is acquiring warehouse robotics company, Fetch – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes Zebra Technologies this morning announced its intention to purchased Bay Area-based warehouse robotics firm, Fetch. The $290 million deal finds the enterprise corporation snapping up 95% of the company, in addition to the 5% it already owns. The deal comes as interesting in warehouse and fulfillment robotics is continuing to heat up, both in the … Read more

Sustainable tech developer Turntide Technologies raises $225M – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 5 minutes Turntide Technologies, a sustainable technology developer, has announced $225 million in convertible note financing that it says will help fund projects to reduce carbon emissions in the commercial buildings, agriculture and transportation industries. Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board led the round, along with Monashee Capital Inc. and current investor JLL Spark. Other participating investors include … Read more