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  • Joy raises $2.5M for its interactive photo frame

    Joy raises $2.5M for its interactive photo frame

    Joy, hardware startup and resident positive emotion, today announced the launch of its first product, the Joy Album — an interactive photo frame designed from the ground up. Joy has raised $2.5 million in seed funding from investors including Obvious Ventures, The Chernin Group, BoxGroup, and Maywic Select Investments. At first glance, the tablet-like device seems to have a lot… Read More

  • Bugcrowd Raises $1.6 Million To Expand Bug Bounty Marketplace

    Bugcrowd Raises $1.6 Million To Expand Bug Bounty Marketplace

    Crowdsourced bug bounty marketplace Bugcrowd has raised $1.6 million from investors to grow its community of 3,000 vetted security penetration testers who can find vulnerabilities and weaknesses in a new feature or application. The Australian startup is hoping to democratise the models commercialised by Facebook and Google, who have paid out millions of dollars to ethical hackers who find… Read More