AnyPerk, a San Francisco-based startup targeting highly dynamic HR software market has raised $8.5 million in Series A funding. AnyPerk brings individual approach and flexibility in assigning perks matching personal tastes and corporate culture. Historically HR software/talent managing startups have an acquisition target written all over them.
Brent crude oil futures are trading at about $52 a barrel, hardly encouraging news for fledgling biofuel industry brinking on the edge of survival. Yet biofuel prospects are not that gloomy as they may appear, the fact not lost on Russian handlers … [Continue reading]
The quantum computing market is evolving and additional $29 Million financing round of D-Wave Systems is another evidence of growing VC community interest to this exciting game changing technology. This financing round brings total funding in D-Wave … [Continue reading]
It is not by chance that the Department of Defense takes a particular interest in energy storage technologies, especially in solutions providing high peak power in short time intervals. The ability to generate powerful impulses of electricity is … [Continue reading]
The Israeli state-owned Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd has unveiled laser interceptor system known as "Iron Beam". The Iron Beam is expected to be deployed with the Israel Defense Forces in 2015, the system is designed to destroy short-range … [Continue reading]