360 Capital to manage Robolution’s €80 million fund; to invest in European AI, robotics and IoT firms

A slightly unusual move in European VC land: France-based 360 Capital Partners has reached an agreement with Orkos Capital to manage Robolution Capital, a €80 million fund dedicated to robotics, artificial intelligence and ‘Internet of Things’. Late last year, 360 Capital Partners kickstarted a new €35 million seed fund for European startups. That was its […]

Valossa raises $650,000 for its AI-powered video search technology

A bunch of very smart Finnish people have raised $650,000 in seed funding to commercialise the deep content search and machine learning technology mostly developed at the University of Oulu. More specifically, the research spin-off, dubbed Valossa and based in Oulu as well, is working on a voice-controlled, artificial intelligence-powered search engine that it says […]