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Month: April 2019

What Intellimize’s $8M Series A Says About the Future of Split Testing

Why Amplify Partners Believes Personalized Content Authored by AI Will Be The Next Wave of Digital Marketing Innovation On April 23rd, Intellimize announced an $8M Series A round led by Amplify Partners. The San Mateo-based startup aims to use machine learning to optimize websites, thereby increasing revenue and customer acquisition for ecommerce businesses. Intellimize is…

How VCs are Gaining Early Exposure to the Future Boom of Autonomous Vehicles

Phantom Auto’s Raises $13.5M to fuel its commercial vehicle teleoperations Platform. Bessemer Ventures believes that this platform will enable the proliferation of autonomous vehicles. Last Thursday, Phantom Auto announced a $13.5M Series A round led by Bessemer Venture Partners. The Mountain View-based startup is a software developer for the teleoperation of autonomous vehicles. Phantom Auto…

Polarr raises $11.5M to Take Aim at Edge Computing Dominance

Why Threshold Ventures is placing a bet on mobile-first enterprise collaboration and cross-platform edge computing Last month, Polarr announced an $11.5M Series A round led by Threshold Ventures with participation from Cota Capital and Pear Ventures. The San Jose-based startup is the developer of applications that allow customers to easily edit their visual content with…