Metamorphic Ventures

Metamorphic Ventures has a new $50 million fund — and a new brand

Metamorphic Ventures, a six-year-old, New York-based seed-stage fund, is officially taking the wraps off a $50 million fund — its third. The firm is also rebranding itself simply as Compound. (O

Making earphones customized for hearing ability, Even tunes up $2 million

MeQ Inc., the company behind Even earphones, the tunable earbuds that adjust to users’ unique hearing abilities, has raised $2 million as it looks to expand its business. Financing came from

With $4.3 Million PayJoy Is Ensuring Smartphones Land In The Hands Of The Next 2 Billion

With Project Loon and Internet.org Companies like Google and Facebook are spending hundreds of millions of dollars each to ensure that everyone on the planet has access to the internet, but with a mod

Stanza Raises $4.3M To Bring More Communication And Marketing To Your Calendar

An "Add-to-Calendar" button might not sound the most exciting foundation for a startup, but the team behind <a target="_blank" href="http://www.stanza.co">Stanza</a> sees the button as a new way for o

Ilan Abehassera Teases Insensi, A Device For Long-Distance Families

There is not much to say about Insensi just yet. I met the company's founder Ilan Abehassera in Paris two weeks ago, and he gave me a few hints about his very secretive startup. First, it's a hardware

Talkspace Therapy Platform Piles On Another $1M From Metamorphic, Launches On Android

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/talkspace">Talkspace</a>, the web and mobile app that lets people connect and communicate with licensed therapists, has today announced

Tapad Brings Ad Retargeting To Mobile, And $1.8 Million From Powerhouse Investors

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/tapad-picture.png"> One of the best-performing technologies in online advertising right now is retargeting—everyone from <a href="ht

Chango Closes $1.4 Million Round, Brings Search Targeting To Display Ads

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/chango.png"> Toronto-based advertising startup <a href="http://www.chango.com/">Chango</a> closed a $1.4 million Series A funding, with new i