American e-book deals service BookBub scores $3.8M in first funding round

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based e-book deals service BookBub scored $3.8 million in its first funding round led by NextView Ventures and Founder Collective to expand its workforce and services and tap into international markets.

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American firm Ambri raises $15M in funding to store renewable energy

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based clean tech firm Ambri Inc raised $15 million in a new funding round from KLP Enterprise, Building Insurance Bern, and other investors to find a way to store renewable energy for grid operators.

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New venture capital fund Amplify Partners raises $49.1M to back IT infrastructure startups in the US

Cambridge, US-based venture capital firm Amplify Partners raised $49.1 million for its new fund to back early-stage firms in the storage, networking, and Internet hardware industries.

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Dropbox acquires Massachusetts-based stealthy workplace chat solution Zulip

San Francisco, US-based cloud storage giant Dropbox acquired Cambridge, Massachusetts-based stealthy workplace chat solution Zulip for an undisclosed amount to integrate its services into its product offering.

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US database firm NuoDB lands $14.2M funding for sales and marketing

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based database firm NuoDB landed $14.2 million in a Series C funding round led by European software firm Dassault Systemes to beef up its sales and marketing teams.

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American firm MC10 makes wearable tech for vital signs and head trauma monitoring

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based firm MC10 made a bio-stamp that can take a person's vital signs and a head impact indicator backed by Reebok monitor for possible head trauma.

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PillPack launches online pharmacy in 31 US states to solve medication problems

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based firm PillPack has raised $4 million in venture funding last year to launch its online pharmacy service in 31 states in the US to help patients manage their medications.

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Cambridge-based firm Kensho closes $10M seed round for AI research assistant

Cambridge, England-based company Kensho closed a $10-million seed funding round for a cloud-based intelligent market research assistant called Warren that can answer complex financial queries in natural language.

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Cambridge fat-burning drug maker Zafgen nabs USD45 million in Series E funding

Cambridge-based anti-obesity drug developer Zafgen Inc bagged another USD45 million in a Series E funding round today, bringing its total funding to date to USD114 million.

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The Cambridge brand attracts UK venture capital

The growing attraction of UK investors in the Cambridge region saw the decline of interest in startups in Shoreditch, a district which is the breeding ground of social media and e-commerce ideas.

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The Prince of Cambridge's notable visitors at Kensington Palace

The Prince of Cambridge received several notable visitors at Kensington Palace.

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