SAM raises $3.5 million to secure smart homes from cyber attacks

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 […]

OurCrowd launches Cognitiv, a new $100 million investment fund

Equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd has launched a $100 million fund called Cognitiv to invest in AI, deep learning, IoT, robotics, and digital manufacturing startups. The Israeli fund is led by partners Avi Reichental (former CEO of 3D Systems), Eduardo Shoval, and Yori Nelken. Shoval and Nelken previously led the OurCrowd First fund. Cognitiv focus is […]

Electronics giant Bosch invests in the IOTA cryptocurrency

Robert Bosch Venture Capital (RBVC), the venture capital arm of electronics multinational Bosch, is taking a bet on crypto by investing in tokens from the IOTA Foundation, an open-source non-profit foundation building distributed ledger technology. No figures have been disclosed. IOTA is developing a distributed ledger for the internet of things that allows machines to […]

Huddly raises €8.1 million for its smart video conferencing camera

Norway’s Huddly makers of video conferencing hardware and software, has raised a Series C round of 80 million NOK (€8.1 million) from investors including Mertoun Capital, Gjeh Pty, Staff Holding, and Electric Work. The round follows a $10 million Series B investment in early 2017. The Oslo-based startup makes Huddly Go, a smart camera and […]

Seebo raises further $8 million for its industrial IoT platform

Israel internet of things startup Seebo has raised an additional $8 million for its Series A round, totalling $16.5 million. The investment comes from TPY Capital, Viola Ventures, Pritzker Group Venture Capital, and Global IoT Technology Ventures. Seebo is developing an industrial IoT platform to help meet the demand of connected devices in manufacturing and […]

SCADAfence raises $10 million to secure critical infrastructure from cyber-attacks

Israeli cybersecurity company SCADAfence has raised $10 million in a Series A round from several investors: JVP, NexStar Partners, 31Ventures Global Innovation Fund, GB-VI Growth Fund Investment Limited Partnership, iAngels, and DS Strategic Partners. The company creates cybersecurity tools for securing SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) industrial networks and critical infrastructure, with real-time detection, […]