The notable startup fundings for the week ending 9/7/19 featuring funding details for Loadsmart, OpenGov, VRChat, PerimeterX, and much much more.
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littleBits Electronics, the open-source library and maker of electronic modules and kits to foster STEM learning, has been acquired by Boulder-based Sphero. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “When I studied engineering, it was top-down, test-based,” said Ayah Bdeir, founder of littleBits. “I hated it and wanted to quit every semester. Then I […]
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Although crowdfunding is a relatively new phenomenon, we’ve seen an incredible rush of projects that have found success through this funding route. Design projects, movies, even a Nikola Tesla museum have all been made possible through the contributions of crowdfunding participants, and the list continues to grow. Many of them have not only met their […]