D-ID Secures Over $13.5 Million to Protect Against Mass Surveillance

On April 24, 2020, with massive uncertainty circling the market, Israeli startup D-ID raised over $13.5 Million as part of its Round A fundraising. Led by AXA Venture Partners, investors in the round included Pitango Venture Capital, Y-Combinator, AI Alliance, Hyundai Motor Company, OMRON Ventures, Maverick Ventures (U.S.), Mindset Ventures and Redds Capital. D-ID plans to direct … [Read more…]

Attestiv to Use Algorand Technology for Digital Media Validation for Insurance Fraud Prevention

Common insurance fraud tactics like the one shown here cost insurance companies and their customers billions of dollars every year and can be hard to prove. Attestive aims to use Algorand’s blockchain to improve forensic handling of digital media assets related to insurance claims. Image credit Legal Dictionary According to the FBI’s statistics, insurance fraud … [Read more…]

æternity Ventures Opens 2019 Starfleet Accelerator, Calls on Blockchain Innovators to Apply

Sofia, Bulgaria — February 4, 2019 — æternity Ventures, the investment arm of decentralized smart contracts platform æternity, has opened applications for a new round of its Starfleet Accelerator Program. Following the considerable success of the first accelerator program in June 2018 — subsequent to which æternity Ventures is investing over $1 million USD in … [Read more…]