General Assembly, the digital skills education and training provider, has been acquired by Swiss staffing firm Addeco Group. The purchase price of the transaction is $412.5M. “General Assembly has always been about creating bridges between education and employment – that’s what has allowed us to scale to 20 campuses, 50,000 alumni, and over 300 Fortune […]
Clarity Money, the personal financial management app, has been acquired by Marcus by Goldman Sachs, the personal loan and savings app. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “As part of the Marcus family, we’ll continue to deliver the great service and features you’ve come to expect from us. And our app will remain 100% […]
Sayspring, the collaborative design software for voice applications that allows designers to create voice-enabled interfaces and talk to interactive prototypes with no coding or deploying required, has been acquired by Adobe. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “Since we first launched about a year ago, our team has been on a mission to provide […]
According to a recent McKinsey study, one large bank estimates that 85% of its back office operations could be at least partially automated. The same bank also estimates that less 50% of these processes were automated at all. Banks often lack the internal capabilities to introduce these automated processes. Ocrolus steps in to solve this […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/16/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Between managing receipts, food orders, and invoices there is an exorbitant amount of paperwork associated with the “back-of-the-house” operations at restaurants, in addition to all the other moving parts that needs be looked after. More and more restaurants seeking to adopt tech-based solutions to reel in costs of food, a primary driver of profitability. xtraCHEF is a […]
Are you a woman in NYC Tech and interested in participating in this series? Make sure to read the whole article… Much has been said and written about the lack of women in the tech sector, be it as investors (or associates), founders, or in management positions at major companies. Is the problem the old […]
For men, shaving subscriptions options are bountiful with companies like Dollar Shave Club, Harry’s and even Gillette offering the convenience of bringing personal care to your doorstep. Billie recognized there was a gap in the market and brought the same model to serve women, 51% of the population, but with a line of products that […]
Suffering from chronic pain is an unpleasant experience and often you feel like you are going at it alone, isolated by your pain. Ouchie is a mobile platform that connects chronic pain patients with leading experts that assist you with the physical pain but also a supportive community to help process your pain – an […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 4/12/18. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Moving your business to the cloud is the easy part these days. Keeping your business running smoothly on the cloud is where the challenge comes in. According to Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends report for 2017, the average enterprise uses 91 cloud-based marketing services and that’s just for marketing. Throw in other functions critical to a […]