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Knyttan Raises £2M To Disrupt Garment Production With 3D Printer-Styled Knitting Machines

Knyttan, the London-based on-demand fashion startup and graduate of Techstars London, has picked up £2 million in seed funding to help it disrupt the garment production industry. 392 more words


Space Ape Games, Maker Of Samurai Siege, Grabs $7M Series C

Space Ape Games, the London-based mobile games developer behind Samurai Siege — a game that has seen 10 million downloads since launch just over a year ago and netted the company $20m in aggregate revenue — has closed a $7 million Series C round of funding. 278 more words


After Surviving A Wonga Loan, Marvel Raises $820K To Let You Turn Sketches Into App Prototypes

Back in April, Marvel — the UK startup that lets you turn sketches into app “prototypes” — had just one and a half month’s runway left after burning through the majority of a £60,000 investment from Haatch. 764 more words


London VC Love-In: Index, Balderton, Eden, Passion Capital & Others Holding Joint Office Hours This Week

A bit like waiting for a London bus, you wait forever to pitch a London VC, and then eleven turn up at once.

In what appears to be somewhat unprecedented, and perhaps signals a new era of co-operation, eleven London VCs have joined forces to hold shared office hours this Wednesday, offering a fantastic opportunity for local startups to (finally) get in front of and pitch to a VC. 235 more words


Facebook Commerce Startup Ondango Picks Up €500K To Turn More Likes Into Buys

To date, Facebook has focused the majority of its revenue efforts on ads, and, to a lesser extent, payment services around apps that run on its social platform. 1,201 more words


European VC Connect Ventures Launches With $22M Fund. Secret Sales Gets The First Helping: $487K

Make way for another VC firm in Europe: Today sees the launch of Connect Ventures, a new London based fund that will focus on seed and Series A stages in European tech companies. 536 more words