Legal & IP Translation Startup Bering Lab Gets Funded By Korean Search Giant Naver – via slator.com

If your company has AI as a cornerstone, investors will probably love you. Among such companies in recent funding news are Israel-based language service provider (LSP) BLEND, platform and API integration on a SaaS model; Berlin-based LSP Lengoo, an AI agency; and New York-based tech startup OthersideAI, an email productivity...

Match.com Pays a Cool USD 1.7 Billion for Startup Built on Google Translation API – via slator.com

Online dating powerhouse Match Group (Match.com) has acquired Seoul-based tech company Hyperconnect for an impressive USD 1.73bn — its biggest purchase to date. The deal is expected to close in Q2 2021. Hyperconnect markets itself as enabling real-time conversations among users who speak different languages. The startup developed two apps,...

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

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 round also attracted investors such as Maverick Ventures, Elephant VC, FJ Labs, Global Founders Capital, and Pershing CEO Bill Ackman....