Xavier Niel

Xavier Niel

Fast Company

Cord and Tish bring much-needed nonsense to the royal wedding

$60,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
PE Hub , FinSMEs

OpenClassrooms raises $60 mln

Education Funding Global
TechCrunch

OpenClassrooms raises another $60 million

Education
Ars Technica

Alan Turing’s contribution to chemistry used to filter salt water

Science Materials
TNW

Review: Fitbit's Versa is the first smartwatch I can recommend to most people

Smart watches Fitness
$28,300,000 Venture capital (Series A)
TechCrunch , PE Hub , FinSMEs

Alan raises $28.3 million for its health insurance of the future

Apps & Services
TechCrunch

Devialet is getting a new CEO

Smart devices Apps & Services
$10,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
PE Hub , TechCrunch

Triplebyte raises $10 mln from Initialized Capital, Caffeinated Capital, Marissa Mayer, others

Funding
TechCrunch

Snips brings its privacy-focused voice assistant to cars

Smart devices Intelligent machines
@mcuban via Ars Technica

Supplements are a $30 billion racket—here’s what experts actually recommend

Health Food & Beverage Science
TechCrunch

Outbrain is launching a product allowing publishers to recommend content on each other’s platform

Publishing
$3,700,000 Seed fund
TechCrunch

Forest raises $3.7 million for its administration interface to rule them all

Productivity Funding Cloud
Tech.eu , FinSMEs

Workflow and CRM software company Forest Admin raises €3 million

Funding Cloud
TechCrunch

Devialet built a car audio system for Renault’s Symbioz concept car

Smart devices Self driving cars
ZDNet

NBN CVC pricing likely to discount 50Mbps speeds: MyRepublic

ISPs
TechCrunch

ResearchGate CEO denies scraping accounts from rival site to generate sign-ups

TechCrunch

Snips lets you build your own voice assistant to embed into your devices

Smart devices Productivity Intelligent machines
$53,384,100 Venture capital (Series C)
Tech in Asia , ZDNet , AVCJ

MyRepublic gets $52m as Singapore’s billion-dollar IP fund makes first investment

Funding Asia
Product Hunt

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