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Umbo Computer Vision, an artificial intelligence startup and provider of autonomous video security products -- Light, SmartCloud enterprise management portal and Learning Cameras -- announced it has raised a $6.8 million Series A round, bringing funding to date to $9.6M. This round was led by...

The recent Equifax hack is yet another reminder that major corporations are still leaving themselves susceptible to attacks. There are countless cybersecurity startups looking to fix this problem, but HYPR believes its decentralization approach is key. Its authentication technology secures traditional passwords and also biometrics like...

Notion, the complete home awareness solution powered by an all-in-one IoT smart home sensor, today announced that it has secured $10 million in Series A funding. Led by Draper Nexus and TransLink Capital, with additional participation from existing investors XL Innovate, Mesh Ventures and others, the latest round...

etouches, a top global provider of cloud event management software, today announces the acquisition of Loopd, an enterprise SaaS start-up that enhances attendee experience through data-driven technology. This acquisition complements etouches recent pivot to a data-driven approach to enhancing clients’ event success and further positions...

Biometric security company HYPR Corp. has closed a $3 million funding round to accelerate the development and adoption of its encryption product. The HYPR solution integrates fingerprint, voice, face, eye and palm recognition into mobile and desktop banking and shopping. The aim of the product is to remove...

Notion has raised $3.2 million in venture funding so that it can bring the Internet of Things (making everyday objects smart and connected) to home monitoring. Notion is offering a home-awareness system that uses sensors to alert you when something is going wrong, such as a...

Loopd Inc., the emerging global leader in relational analytics of proximity-based human interactions and engagement at corporate events, has closed a $1.5 million bridge round. Following its initial seed round last Fall, Loopd has raised a total of $2.6 million from key East Coast, West Coast...