Graduate and student careers app Debut raises £1.7M in second seed round

Graduate and student careers app Debut, which last raised £500k in March 2016, has announced a second successful seed round this week. Debut, which allows users to find job postings aimed at graduates and students, and offers a community of users various other features demanded by the student market. Less than a year since their last seed round, this represents a show…

Timekit secures $1.7M to help you create your own booking system!

The round has been led by Connect Ventures who primarily invest in early mobile, the Internet and digital media businesses. The Funds will be allocated to help to grow the team and to improve product offerings. Timekit allows customers to create and manage bookings, allowing syncing with calendar providers and programmatically accessing their simple API. The company is trying to…

Party Hype – £500k seed funding to make sure the party never ends

British startup PartyHype successfully raised £500k in seed funding this week to make sure the party never ends. Party Hype was designed to spontaneously connect people to the best parties any night of the week, enabling new friendships and experiences while strengthening nightlife brands. The investment round, from Delarki, a boutique investment firm targetting real estate, tech and F&B, should help PartyHype…

Kubo’s kindergarten robotic kit secures €100k after winning Web Summit’s pitch competition

Kubo-robot is an educational coding robot started as a research project investigating new and better ways for young children to learn with and about technology. Research group from University of Southern Denmark secured €100k to develop the idea further after winning Web Summit's pitch competition in Lisbon last week. Research project started in September 2014 addresses very important issue -…