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Pioneer Square Labs spinout Shujinko raises $7.5M in Series A round

Pioneer Square Labs spinout Shujinko raises $7.5M in Series A round

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Education technology startup secures $11.5M in Series A funding

The Boca Raton-based education technology company secured $11.5 million in a Series A funding round led by Neil Sequeira from Woodside, California-based Defy Partners.

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Jeff Bezos joins $76M round for secretive biotech startup led by Isilon co-founder, Stanford scientist

Nautilus on Thursday announced a $76 million Series B investment round led by Vulcan Capital, the multi-billion-dollar holding company created by the late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Bezos Expeditions, the VC arm of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, also invested, along with top biotech firm Perceptive Advisors and Defy Partners. Previous backers AME Cloud Ventures, Andreessen…

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South Florida startup Honorlock provides solution as universities scramble to go remote

Honorlock succeeded in accommodating the large influx of students who needed the system because it doesn’t require live proctors to watch each person taking an exam, which eased scheduling challenges for faculty and students. Instead, the technology employs artificial intelligence to monitor factors such as eye and head movement, and whether there are voices other…

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Hollywood’s Triller sets its own rhythm even as it gains from TikTok troubles

The app has emerged as what many see as a TikTok replacement, but it has been around since 2015, two years before TikTok’s debut, and has its own “identity and ecosystem,” the founder insisted.

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