Udemy, an online education startup that has experienced rapid growth since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, is in talks to raise $100 million, sources said. The company has reportedly hired Goldman Sachs to assist with the fundraising.
Kandji, a startup that helps business clients manage their Apple devices, raised $21 million in its Series A funding round. The company will use the new capital to broaden the range of products it offers and expand its workforce.
Arable, a startup whose technology helps farmers manage their crops, raised $20 million in its Series B funding round. The new capital will fund growth and the development of new products, the company said.
Hermeus, a startup that says it can achieve its goal of building a Mach 5 aircraft with existing technologies, raised $16 million in its Series A funding round. The new capital will be used to build and test its first full-size engine for the aircraft.
PORTL Hologram, a startup that makes hologram machines, raised $3 million from former Electronic Arts executive Doug Barry, awards-show producer Joe Lewis and venture capital investor Tim Draper. The company plans to develop a smaller version of its system.
Stablehouse, a stablecoin platform structured as a traditional clearinghouse, raised $2.18 million in its seed funding round. The new capital will be used to expand the platform and its engineering, sales and service teams.
WareIQ, an Indian startup that processes orders and makes deliveries for e-commerce sellers, raised $1.65 million in its seed round. With the new capital it plans to start serving new geographical areas and expand its tech staff.
Scorpion Therapeutics, a startup developing the next generation of precision oncology, raised $108 million in its Series A funding round. With the new capital the company will continue to develop small molecule drugs to treat cancer patients.
Gauss, a startup that develops computer vision for health care applications, expanded its Series C funding round from $20 million to $30 million. The new capital will be used to continue work on a rapid, at-home antigen test for COVID-19.
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