Expands Business to Offer A New Way for Schools to Purchase eBooks Teams with HarperCollins Publishers to Pilot Expanded Content Offering SAN FRANCISCO – NOVEMBER 19, 2013 – Curriculet, a digital reading platform for teachers and their students, today announced a more effective and affordable way for schools to use... more.
Mobile point-of-sale solution for the food and beverage industry prepares for accelerated growth TORONTO – November 14, 2013 – TouchBistro, providers of mobile point-of-sale (POS) solutions for the food and beverage industry, today announced that it has received $4.5 million in seed funding. Relay Ventures led the round, with participation from... more.
by Ina Fried Digital health-gadget startup Scanadu is announcing on Tuesday that it has raised $10.5 million in funding to fuel its efforts to bring its iPhone-linked medical “tricorder” to market. Scandu’s Scout is designed as a smartphone accessory capable of taking all manner of biometric readings, including body temperature and blood... more.
by Eliza Brooke Four months after raising $1,664,574 on Indiegogo and breaking the site’s existing record, medical device developer Scanadu has closed $10.5 in Series A financing led by Relay Ventures, with participation from VegasTechFund and AME Cloud Ventures. Embarking on the next stage in taking its first product to market,... more.
Personalized Health Company Establishes Medical Advisory Board; Set to Conduct First Clinical Trials NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA – November 12, 2013 – Scanadu, a personalized health electronics company working to make this the last generation to know so little about our health, today announced it has received... more.
NetSuite to Acquire TribeHR, creating the first integrated cloud ERP and HCM suite for small and mid-sized businesses. Combined Solution to Enable Seamless Management of Business Processes and People Processes. SAN MATEO, Calif.— October 22, 2013 NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry’s leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and... more.
A GOBSTOPPER DEAL: San Francisco-based Gobstopper has raised $1.8 million seed round. The round was led by by Relay Ventures. Relay cofounder and managing partner, Kevin Talbot, will join the Gobstopper board. Earlier investors also continued to support the company including Netflix co-founder and CEO Reed Hastings, New Schools Venture... more.
BY MICHAEL CARNEY ON OCTOBER 9, 2013 The world of online video has grown up dramatically from the days of seemingly endless buffering and choppy playback. This improvement can be attributed, in large part to adaptive bit rate (ABR) streaming, technology first pioneered by Apple. ABR breaks large video files... more.
Relay will be unveiling our new “VC Mobile” (a state-of-the-art Airstream mobile office) on September 10th at 901 Brannan Street in San Francisco, across from the San Francisco Design Center where TechCrunch Disrupt is taking place. We will be “camping out” to meet entrepreneurs and hold the first real “Mobile... more.
BY CARMEL DEAMICIS ON AUGUST 21, 2013 Tempo launched in February 2013 in the fadd-ish flood of calendar apps. Despite the fact that it was going up against 4,582,439 bazillion (just an estimate) other calendar apps, media went bananas over it. It was called “Siri for your calendar” and “the... more.