General Motors today announced a large investment into its self-driving unit, Cruise. SoftBank’s Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in GM Cruise Holdings LLC and when the deal closes, GM will invest an additional $1.1 billion. The investments are expected to inject enough capital into Cruise for the unit to reach commercialization at scale beginning in 2019.
Laika , the new digital tool provides all the support to people so that the needs of your pet do not become a problem and customers always get the lowest prices.
This app seeks to prevent you from leaving your home, to become your assistant so you don’t have to worry about your dog or cat. Laika has a wide variety of food and products of all brands and services ranging from daycare, home bathroom, veterinary at home to the funeral home when the pet ceases to exist.
A Cambridge-based biotech company focused on disrupting the sugar industry to improve human health has been awarded a £60,000 grant by The Eastern Agri-Tech Growth Initiative to invest in the development of its natural sugar substitute technology.
Scentbird, the subscription-based fragrance company, announced it has raised $18.6 M, one of largest Series A funding rounds secured by a direct-to-consumer brand led by a female CEO, taking the total investment to $24.4 M.
Soma invested in the seed round.