Taser-maker Axon and drone manufacturer DJI have partnered to sell surveillance drones to US law enforcement agencies.
The Axon Air partnership, which Axon promoted in a press release on Tuesday, is designed to protect the chain-of-custody of evidence collected by drones.
For many startups, marketing is at the bottom of the to-do list. With the myriad of daily tasks on their lists, marketing just isn't a priority for some startups.
Berlin-based venture capital firm Target Global announced today it has launched a new fund to target startups working to disrupt transportation.
The fund has raised $100 million, but will continue to raise money with the intention of passing $300 million.
On Tuesday, Axon announced it is partnering with dronemaker DJI to sell surveillance drones to U.S.
With an upcoming Apple update for iPhones and iPads, real estate agents and homebuyers will be able to use their devices to do even more with augmented reality (AR).
The technology, which refers to placing virtual objects and information in the real world (often using a smartphone camera), has already started catching on in real estate thanks to software like Apple's ARKit, which can be used to build applications like Sotheby's Curate virtual staging app.
Vetsource said it raised $50 million of Series D capital in a round led by Bain Capital Ventures.
A press release follows:
Vetsource closes $50 million financing led by Bain Capital Ventures
Innovative veterinary service provider poised to accelerate market leadership position
PORTLAND, OR, June 5th, 2018 - Vetsource, a technology-enabled healthcare services company with a platform designed to empower veterinarians to deliver better care to their patients, announced that it has closed a $50 million Series D private financing round.
Woburn, Massachusetts-based Cytrellis Biosystems, a medical technology company that's developing new aesthetic devices, has secured $28.5 million in Series B funding.
Next week in Vancouver, SIGGRAPH 2018, the world's largest computer graphics and interactive techniques conference, will kick off five days of interesting programming and exhibitions. Many research teams from around the world showcase the results of their latest projects, ranging in topics from 3D shapes and augmented reality to topology optimization and 3D scanning, at the annual conference, and this year, the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is doing the same.
Early-stage venture capital firm 500 Startups disclosed on Monday that it cut its largest deal in Asia with a $20-million investment in Singapore-based Carousell's recent $85-million Series C round. The deal also marked the VC firm's first-ever investment made through a special purpose vehicle (SPV) in Southeast Asia.