Barry, Dave, Bob? More startups ‘humanize’ their offerings

Naming companies is a daunting task, as anyone who does it for a living can attest. "It's difficult to criticize a name," says S.B. Master, a Berkeley, Ca.-based founder who has launched two naming co

HR and employee benefits platform Hibob raises $17.5M led by U.S.-based Battery Ventures

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.hibob.com/">Hibob</a>, a HR and employee benefits platform for small to medium-sized businesses, has raised $17.5 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is

Hibob raises $7.5M to help SMEs manage their people (and those pesky workplace pensions)

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.hibob.com/">Hibob</a> -- yes we're running that low on company names -- is a new U.K. startup building out a cloud platform that helps businesses manage their peopl