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Lumen raises $62M for its handheld weight loss hardware

Losing weight sucks. It’s a deeply invidualized experience that’s bogged down by all sorts of societal expectations and fly-by-night promises. Many have amassed fortunes promising silver bullet so

D2C furniture startup Tylko closes $26M Series C growth round led by Pitango and Evli

Polish startup Tylko, a modular furniture company that employs augmented reality as part of its sales cycle, has closed a €22 million ($26 million) investment Series C funding round, led by Israel-b

ClimaCell raises $23M Series C for its weather intelligence platform

ClimaCell, the weather forecasting and intelligence service that is using a number of interesting new techniques to gather weather data, today announced that it has raised a $23 million Series C round

CyberMDX raises $20M to help improve medical device security

Healthcare security startup CyberMDX has raised $20 million in its latest round of fundraising, the company confirmed Tuesday. The New York-based security company works primarily to secure medical dev

Manufacturing app platform Tulip raises a $39.5M Series B

Back in 2017, Tulip raised a $13 million Series A, with help from NEA, Pitango Venture Capital and a handful of investors who were already on board for its seed round. Now the Somerville, Mass. startu

Neura, a mobile app engagement analytics startup, raises $16 million Series B

Neura, a startup that helps developers see how users interact with their apps, has raised a Series B of $16 million. The round was led by returning investors Pitango Venture Capital and Liberty Techno

Tailor Brands raises $15.5M for AI-driven logo creation and more

Tailor Brands, a startup that automates parts of the branding and marketing process for small businesses, announced this morning that it has raised $15.5 million in Series B funding. CEO Yali Saar has

Early-bird pricing for TC Tel Aviv ends in two weeks

The first-ever TechCrunch conference in Tel Aviv is just slightly more than a month away, and we couldn’t be more excited to bring this day-long intensive event focused on mobility to one of the fas

Chemi Peres of Pitango VC joins us at TechCrunch Tel Aviv, June 7

TechCrunch is returning to Tel Aviv on 7 June 2018 for a day-long conference, where we will be digging into one of Israel’s biggest tech strengths: mobility and everything that implies, from com

Iguazio nabs $33M to bring big data edge analytics to IoT, finance and other enterprises

Big data analytics — where vast troves of information are structured and used to help businesses gain more insights into their operations and customers, to develop new products, and to run more

Israeli VC Pitango launches its 7th early-stage fund of $175M

Pitango Venture Capital, one of the most active VCs in the Israeli startup scene, has announced its seventh fund, Pitango Venture Capital 7. The fund will have $175 million under management, and inves

Chemi Peres makes predictions for Israel’s tech scene

TechCrunch had the opportunity to speak with Chemi Peres, co-founder of Pitango Venture Capital, about Israel’s tech scene. In the above video, Peres explained why he believes digital health, drones

Neura, A Privacy-Focused Platform For The Internet Of Things, Raises $11M Series A

Neura, a platform that helps users personalize connected devices while guarding their data, will promote its new software development kit after raising a $11 million Series A. The round was led by AXA

Via Raises $27M For Its Flat-Rate $5 Urban Carpool-Style Ride Sharing Service

Uber‘s growth has taken the company into many categories of transportation, from simple car services for individuals through to courier deliveries. Now, a startup out of New York called Via h

Pitango Closes New $270M Fund Backed By Asian Money To Fuel More Startups Coming Out Of Israel

Israel's startup scene has taken another big step forward today. <a target="_blank" href="http://www.pitango.com/">Pitango Venture Capital</a>, the Israel-based investment company behind like <a href=

ContextIn Raises "Several Millions" For Algorithmic Approach To Ad Buying

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/contextin.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/contextin">ContextIn</a>, an Israeli company I first got to know w

LiveU Raises $11 Million For Wireless Video Transmission Technology

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/liveu.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.liveu.tv">LiveU</a>, which markets solutions for live video transmissions over wireles

WinBuyer Secures $6.9M For App That Helps Online Retailers Make More Money

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/winbuyer-215x45.png" width="215" height="45" /><a href="http://www.winbuyercorp.com">WinBuyer</a> has just announced that it has raised instit

WeFi's Directory Nearly 30 Million WiFi Hotspots Strong, Raises More Funding

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/wefi.png" width="165" height="169" /><a href="http://www.lightspeedvp.com/">Lightspeed Venture Partners</a> and <a href="http://www.pitango.

YCD Multimedia Raises $12 Million For In-Store Digital Media Solutions

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/ycd.png" width="158" height="78" /><a href="http://www.ycdmultimedia.com">YCD Multimedia</a>, an international provider of in-store digital