Aula raises $4.2 million for its student communications platform

Edtech startup Aula has secured $4.2 million in seed funding from Project A, Brighteye Ventures, Sunstone, and Nordic Makers. The startup is building a communication tool for university students – or a “digital campus” – with the Aula platform. According to the founders, Anders Krohn, Adrian Franklin, and Oliver Nicolini (all formerly of Oxford), the […]

Swedish home security startup Minut raises $2.5 million, launches Kickstarter

Minut, creators of home security devices, has raised $2.5 million in seed funding led by with participation from SOSV and Nordic Makers. Based in Malmö, Minut builds the Point home alarm device that is an alternative to security cameras. Point detects what’s happening in a room by sensing smoke, loud noises, and movement when […]