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Bob Higgins, partner at Causeway Media, will join the board at You.i TV.
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The launch of Wattpad Next (beta) in the US will reach the company’s 13 million monthly users in the region.
The Ontario-based company called Cylance a pioneer in applying artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity software.
The round, which brings total amount to more than $51M, was led by Initialized Capital, with participation from CRV and Y Combinator, and new investors including Draper Associates.
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The company is the brainchild of Relay Ventures managing partner John Albright and Dream president Michael J. Cooper.
Mercaux raises £3.5M in Series A funding (FINSMES)
Mercaux, which provides a SaaS-based retail technology platform that powers digital in-store experiences for offline retailers, raised the funding from Nauta Capital.
“We need to execute at the speed of ideas. We want our organization’s model to work for the future.”
SAP agrees to buy Qualtrics for $8B in cash, just before the survey software company’s IPO (TECHCRUNCH)
This is the second-largest ever acquisition of a SaaS company, after Oracle’s purchase of Netsuite for $9.3 billion in 2016.
The round was led by Activate Capital, with participation from Munich Re’s ERGO Corporate Venture Fund, LG Technology Ventures, BNP Paribas, Sony Innovation Fund, Ally Ventures, and Khosla Ventures.
The funding is an extension to the Series A the company announced earlier this year, which was at a $1.8 billion valuation.
The round was led by Alliance Ventures, with participation from Jaguar Land Rover’s InMotion Ventures; and returning investors Accel and Real Ventures.
Citrix acquires Sapho for $200 million to surface actionable insights in the workplace (VENTUREBEAT)
Sapho makes micro-apps for team collaboration apps like Slack and Microsoft Teams that call upon more than 50 popular SaaS products like Salesforce, Workday, Concur, ServiceNow, Outlook, and Google Drive.