Subtitle SaaS Startup, Subly, Raises USD 1m Seed Round – via

London-based subtitle, translation, and automatic transcription provider, Subly, has closed an EUR 0.82m (USD 1m) seed round. Investors include Wayra (Spanish telco Telefónica’s innovation hub), Canada’s Loyal VC, and Czech […]

AI Video Startup Synthesia Raises USD 12.5m for Multilingual Avatars – via

On April 20, 2021, AI video generation provider Synthesia announced they had raised USD 12.5m in Series A funding. The funds will be used to focus on enterprise user growth […]

Lengoo Raises USD 20m Series B From Inkef on AI Agency Investment Thesis – via

On February 10, 2021, Lengoo announced that it had closed a USD 20m Series B round led by Amsterdam-based Inkef Capital. This brings total funds raised by the Berlin-based language […]

BLEND Raises $10m to Fuel Global Growth with End-to-end Localization Services – via

Feb 22nd, 2021, BLEND (formerly OneHourTranslation), an end-to-end technology-based multi-market enabler, announced the completion of a $10 million funding round to fuel its continued rapid growth. Existing investor Fortissimo Capital […]

Media Localizer ZOO Digital Raises GBP 7.4m, Sees End-Markets Accelerate – via

UK-based media localization company ZOO Digital raises USD 10.3m in oversubscribed share placement to grow internationally and develop “longer-range” R&D. The post Media Localizer ZOO Digital Raises GBP 7.4m, Sees […]

Multilingual Video Conferencing Startup KUDO Raises USD 21m in Series A – via

New York-based multilingual conferencing platform, KUDO, announced on March 30, 2021, that it had closed a series A round of USD 21m. Led by Menlo Park-based VC, Felicis Ventures, the […]

Hugging Face Raises USD 40m for Natural Language Processing Platform – via

Hugging Face, a machine learning startup with headquarters in Paris and New York, raised USD 40m in a series B round that closed March 11, 2021. As reported by VentureBeat, […]

Language I/O Raises $5 Million – via

Enabling Real-Time Communication with Customers in any Language over any Channel  Cheyenne, Wyoming  – March 23, 2021 – Language I/O, powering meaningful conversations between global organizations and their customers, today […]