Paris-based consumer electronics maker Netatmo, which sells connected thermostats, weather stations and home security cameras, has secured €30 million in funding. The bulk of the cash comes from Legrand, a French industrial group that is a global leader in products and systems for electrical installations and information networks, with previous investors such as Iris Capital […]
Berlin IoT technology startup relayr, the company behind the nifty product prototyping and development tool Wunderbar, has raised $11 million in funding in a round led by renowned Silicon Valley investor Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, German business magazine WiWo reported this afternoon. Update: this has now been confirmed / announced by the company. Other investors […]
Dutch ‘Internet of Things’ startup Undagrid has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from KLM (Royal Dutch Airlines), Amsterdam airport Schiphol, Rabobank and the Delft University of Technology - who together manage an investment fund dubbed Mainport Innovation Fund (MIF). Undagrid basically offers a platform to connect devices with each other and the Internet. […]
Berlin-based startup KIWI wants to replace your keyring with nifty wireless technology. It has already scored funding, partnerships and customers – Jonathan Keane explores what comes next.
Three tech giants – Intel, Deutsche Telekom and Cisco – have created a joint accelerator program and are giving promising IoT startups from the EMEA region a chance to participate, no strings attached.
Rome-based hardware startup Solenica wants to – quite literally – bring more sunshine into your life with its ‘Lucy’ robot. We had a chat with founder and CEO Diva Tommei to learn more about its plans.