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Unusual Ventures, Defy invest in Seattle cybersecurity company Shujinko

Seattle-based Shujinko, a provider of cloud compliance software, announced it has raised a $7.5 million in Series A funding. Unusual Ventures led the round with participation from returning investor Defy as well as angel investors. Shujinko, originally incubated and spun out from Pioneer Square Labs, has raised $10.3 million in funding to date. Shujinko co-founders…

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Securly Launches New Online User Community, Called “The Lounge”

“It was evident from how engaged our customers already were with our support and customer success teams that they needed a transparent platform to communicate from,” said Will Patterson, Community Manager.

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Nautilus Biotechnology Raises $76 Million in Series B Funding to Be the First to Quantify the Human Proteome

Nautilus Biotechnology, a company pioneering a high-throughput, low-cost platform for analyzing and quantifying the human proteome, today announced it has raised $76 million in an oversubscribed Series B offering that closed on Monday, May 18, 2020. Nautilus’ total funding now exceeds $100 million.

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VidCon to influencers: Don’t put all your eggs in the TikTok basket

Gaming livestream platform Twitch, for example, is “expanding beyond gaming,” said Hansen, while short video app Triller is gaining attention as a direct TikTok competitor. “I don’t think anything has currently landed like TikTok has,” said Hansen, but he noted that Triller is “a contender on that path.”

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Cybersecurity Training? Try the Carrot Instead of the Stick

If your employees don’t use proper security behaviors, it’s because they’re not motivated. Elevate Security co-founder Masha Sedova laid out a new kind of training plan for security scofflaws.

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