Indian online beauty and personal care platform Purplle.com (Purplle) on Thursday said it has raised $30 million as part of its Series C funding round, led by Goldman Sachs. The round also saw participation from existing investors IvyCap Ventures, Blume Ventures, and JSW Ventures. #xA0;
The World Bank s Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) has sent a further $30 million to aid the Democratic Republic of Congo 's (DRC) response to the Ebola outbreak. The $30 million disbursal comes from the Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility 's (PEF) cash window, not the insurance window that is backed by the pandemic catastrophe bonds and reinsurance market capital.
As Apple looks to expand its services business to make up for lost iPhone sales, new information has revealed that the company is spending more than $30m a month on Amazon's cloud service AWS.The company's cloud expenditure shows just how determined it is to deliver online services such as iCloud quickly and reliably even if it has to depend on a rival to do so.
by WRAL TechWire May 24, 2018RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK - IBM is calling on the global public and private sectors, including the United Nations and the Linux Foundation, to unite in finding ways of using advanced technology as a means of combating natural disasters as well as humanitarian issues.
Related Freshly Recapitalized Miramax Lands $30M World Rights Deal For Guy Ritchie #039;s #039;Toff Guys #039; The film, Labaki 's third to play Cannes after Caramel and Where Do We Go Now?, focuses on a 12 year old boy (Zain Alrafeea) in a fictitious Middle Eastern village who sues his parents for bringing him into a world of such suffering. The film premiered in competition next Thursday.
There were 5 contenders for the Google Lunar XPRIZE prize:SPACEIL from Israel, Moon Express from USA, Synergy Moon, an international team, Hakuto from Japan and Team Indus from India.The Google Lunar X challenge aimed at placing a rover on the moon 's surface and taking high definition images. The launch was scheduled for December 2017 but was postponed to March.
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LinkedIn co founder Reid Hoffman is leading a $30 million investment round in the social petition site Change.org, and he is joined by Microsoft co founder Bill Gates and Sam Altman, president of startup accelerator Y Combinator. Change was founded in 2007, and Hoffman wrote in a post on LinkedIn that Change has close to 200 million users who have helped delivered 21,000 victories, instances of a government organization or business making a change due to a petition. Hoffman wrote in the post that he is interested in growing the business, but the social mission is the most important factor in his investment. Hoffman said he will donate any increase in equity value to non profit organizations.
Lumus makes the optical engine that empowers AR solutions, as augmented reality rapidly becomes an essential gateway to customer engagement, according to an IDC study released earlier this month, and could become an everyday technology for more than a billion consumers within the next five years. IDC predicts that 30 percent of Global 2000 companies will begin incorporating AR and virtual reality (VR) into their marketing programs during 2017. With market size projected to reach $90 billion by 2020, remarkable growth in the AR market is projected for years to come.
KITCHENER, Ontario (BUSINESS WIRE) Clearpath Robotics, a leading provider of self driving vehicle solutions, announced today the completion of a $30 million (USD) investment led by iNovia Capital with participation from Caterpillar Ventures, GE Ventures, Eclipse Ventures, RRE Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.