10 Nov 2014
#ICYMI: MaRS venture news: October 2014
What a crazy month for ventures! From big funding news and awards to tons of media coverage, October was an extremely busy month. Here’s just some of what you may have missed on our Twitter feed.
- Bitstrips raised an $8 million Series B round with Horizons Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers ahead of its new emoji app launch.
- InteraXon was featured in a Globe and Mail article titled “Mind-controlled computing: Look, Ma, no hands.” It also got some attention from the NY Daily News.
- JOLT and Peekapak were featured on Yahoo! Finance in the article “Are startup incubators and accelerators still worth it?”