Editor’s note: this is a guest post from Leif Nissen Lundbæk, co-founder and CEO of Berlin-based tech startup XAIN. Facebook is currently engaged in an all-out battle with the EU over U.S. regulatory laws that are designed to contradict EU privacy laws, and none of this benefits the end user at all. It all stems […]
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London-based data privacy software startup Privitar has secured a funding round of $40 million led by Accel, with participation from existing investors Partech, Salesforce Ventures, 24Haymarket, and IQ Capital. Seth Pierrepont, partner at Accel, will join Privitar’s board of directors. Founded in 2014, Privitar provides data protection software for large organisations, including the NHS, HSBC, […]
The Norwegian browser Vivaldi browser is partnering with the French search engine Qwant, which focuses on user privacy. As Europe’s only browser, Vivaldi also considers privacy to be one of its highest priorities, and the company expects the new alliance to provide its users with more privacy-focused search options. In the midst of Google’s anti-trust […]
Data and privacy control companies Digi.me, based in London, and Personal, from Washington DC, have announced a merger and will continue to operate under the Digi.me name. No terms were disclosed. The combined company will be headquartered in London with an office in Washington DC. Both companies develop tools for users to understand their personal […]
SaferVPN has raised $1 million to launch its cloud-based VPN for business users. The investors from the US and Israel have not been named. The Israel-founded company previously developed consumer-level VPN software and had trialled the new corporate VPN services with software companies in Israeli and Silicon Valley before this launch. “Unlike the traditional corporate […]
Romania’s TypingDNA believes behavioural biometrics and the way you type are the best ways to secure your devices and data.