Jerusalem-based photonics firm Teramount raises $8 million in Series-A round

Jerusalem-based provider of optical connectivity solutions for ultra-high bandwidth applications, Teramount has raised $8 million in a Series-A round The round was led by Grove Ventures and saw participation from Amelia Investments, former intel EVP and company chairman David Perlmutter, and other undisclosed individuals. The new funds are expected to continue development and commercialisation of […]


Italian IoT startup Vitesy secures €1.2 million for at-home air purifiers

Vitesy, an Italian-founded startup producing IoT devices that purify the air, has raised €1.2 million to speed up commercial distribution and the development of a new at-home consumer product called Eteria. Founded in 2015, the company’s team of scientists, engineers and designers have created smart devices that monitor and eliminate indoor air pollution. “We are […] Interview: Wiktor Warchałowski, CEO and co-founder of Airly

Last month, the European Union’s Environment Agency released a landmark report with a shocking finding: 412,000 Europeans were killed prematurely due to poor air quality in 2016 (the most recent year data is available). Thousands more across the continent suffer from medical conditions attributed to poor air quality, including heart disease, lung disease and strokes. […]

Helsinki’s KAMU Health empowers asthmatics to put treatment in their own hands

On June 11th, the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and Health 2.0 Europe Conference kicks off in Helsinki, Finland. One of the world’s most preeminent digital health and medtech events, the event showcases some of the world’s leading innovations at the forefront of healthcare. One of this year’s exhibitors and featured companies is hometown […]