The Swedish tech startup behind the Minut smart home alarm has raised $8 million in Series A funding, bringing its total amount raised so far to over $10 million. The investment round was led by KPN Ventures and sees Centrica as a new investor, alongside previous backers Karma Ventures, SOSV, and Nordic Makers. The new […]
Senic, a smart home technology startup from Germany, has secured a seed round of $4 million from Birchmere Ventures, Target Partners, and home appliance manufacturer Gira. Berlin-based Senic, which previously participated in Y Combinator, designs smart home systems, including a smart home device controller called NUIMO and a lamp called COVI. The products were originally […]
Israeli cybersecurity startup SAM has raised $3.5 million in a new funding round led by Blumberg Capital. SAM has created a solution for monitoring and identifying risks in connected devices on a network where patches can be deployed much faster. It was developed in response to the proliferation of IoT and connected devices in the […]
UK-based smart home security startup Cocoon has closed a round on Crowdcube, raises £2.46 million in funding from almost 1,100 investors. The company launched the equity crowdfunding initiative last month, with a goal of £2 million. Cocoon had previously raised a round of $253,000 from Indiegogo for its home security system in 2014, and in 2015 the company raised £2.4 million from Aviva Ventures and Breed Reply.
Munich, Germany-based IoT tech startup Tado raises $23 million from INVEN CAPITAL to roll out its smart home solutions across Europe.
BuddyGuard, a Berlin startup specializing in home security products, has raised approx. $1,000,000 (€911,000) in seed funding.
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 […]