ARM buys UK-based computer vision tech firm Apical for $350 million in cash

British semiconductor giant ARM has acquired Apical, a London-headquartered company that specialises in imaging and embedded computer vision technology, for $350 million in cash. The acquisition, closed yesterday, should help propel ARM’s growth in new markets such as connected vehicles, robotics, smart cities, security systems and IoT devices. Apical says its advanced imaging products are […]

UK letting and tenants app goodlord raises £2 million to build out its software

UK cloud-based rental platform goodlord has raised £2 million in funding from LocalGlobe Capital and Global Founders Capital. goodlord’s app connects tenants, landlords, and letting agents. The service creates transparency between all sides in a market where more and more people are renting rather than buying homes, said CEO Richard White. The startup added that […]

These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

Happy Friday! This week, tracked 10 technology M&A transactions and 67 funding deals (totalling €512 million) in Europe, Turkey and Israel. Like every week, we listed every single one of them in our free weekly newsletter, along with interesting news regarding fledgling European startups, tech investors old and new, a number of good reads […]