Start-Ups

Start-Ups

Analysts see investments decline for IoT start-ups

There’s no denying that the Internet of Things market is constantly growing, although according to CB Insights, investment with IoT start-ups is on the...

Smart buildings start-up Verdigris raises $6.7 million in funding

California-based start-up Verdigris has raised $6.7 million in a latest round of funding, bringing its total funding to $16 million to date. The firm's sensors...

Breed Reply invests in four Internet of Things start-ups

Breed Reply, the IoT accelerator programme set up by tech company Reply, has invested in four additional connected tech start-ups in its latest intake.  The...

GE and Caterpillar invest millions in autonomous vehicles start-up

General Electric (GE) and Caterpillar have invested millions in Clearpath Robotics, a Canadian tech start-up that’s looking to develop a range of autonomous vehicles for...

London techies face highest start-up costs

Knight Frank's Global Cities report has found that London puts the most financial strain on tech start-ups compared with its international rivals. It will hardly come...

How do IoT start-ups survive and thrive?

IoB asks IoT start-ups Domotz, OSeven and Quantifyle how they keep their heads above water in an increasingly competitive market. Simply remaining intact as an...

Are VCs closing the door on IoT start-ups?

New data analysis from CB Insights reveals a slight fall in the funding going into IoT start-ups in the first half of this year. The...

Zurich Insurance partners with IoT start-up for smart home security

Zurich Insurance and UK-based IoT start-up Cocoon has announced an exclusive partnership which could see insurance customers being offered discounted policies and cheaper smart...