Jyoti Bansal was part of the AppDynamics founding team, a company that Cisco bought in 2017 for $3.7 billion. He might have been content to rest on that big win, but instead he went on to launch Harness and a venture capital arm, Unusual Ventures. Today, he announced his newest company called...

RealityEngines.AI, the machine learning startup co-founded by former AWS and Google exec Bindu Reddy, today announced that it is rebranding as Abacus.AI and launching its autonomous AI service into general availability. In addition, the company also today disclosed that it has raised a $13 million...

Last year, Gartner found that Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is the fastest growing category in enterprise software. So perhaps it shouldn’t come as a surprise that UIPath, a leading startup in the space, announced a $225 million Series E today on an eye-popping $10.2 billion valuation. Alkeon...

JD Group, parent company of e-commerce giant JD.com, has inked a strategic partnership with a state-owned tourism operator as the online services conglomerate strengthens its presence in the travel industry. Why it matters: JD’s renewed push into the tourism sector underscores its confidence...

Li Auto on Friday announced it had filed an application with the US regulator to offer shares on Nasdaq, making it the second Chinese electric vehicle maker to list on the US stock market after Nio. Why it matters: The filing confirms a long-running rumor, and enlarges a gap between frontrunners...

China is set for its biggest stock sale in a decade when homegrown chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) debuts on Shanghai’s Nasdaq-style STAR Market at the end of this month. Backed by heavy subscriptions by mainland investors, the Hong Kong-listed company could raise as...

If you’re an angel who invested in a startup that was meant to go public in 2014, you might be getting a little bit impatient. High-risk, high-reward investing has lost its shine in this environment: the stock market is a mess these days, and you want your cash back. Enter recapitalization...

https://youtu.be/ArZq_X6lx1U Life of startup founders change a lot after raising money. The new investors comes on board and is also involved in many decision making and operations of the company. The current episode of eLagaan Whiteboard Friday tries to offer a glimpse of how things change and...

LogDNA, a startup that helps DevOps teams dig through their log data to find issues, announced a $25 million Series C investment today along with the promotion of industry vet Tucker Callaway to CEO. Let’s start with the funding. Emergence Capital led the round with participation from previous...

Share prices for US-listed Chinese technology stocks including e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD.com reached historical highs on Wednesday after a domestic stock market rally reached fever pitch. Why it matters: The jump in share prices for major US-listed Chinese tech firms followed recent...

At first glance, Colvin — which recently announced that it has raised a $15 million Series B — might look like just another flower and plant delivery company, but co-founder and CEO Andres Cester said the startup has a much grander vision. “We were born with the ambition the company that...