Emergent VR, A Smartphone-Based VR Video Capture And Viewing Startup, Raises $2.2 Million

 Emergent VR, a startup that promises full video capture for virtual reality headsets like the Gear VR, has raised $2.2 million from Accel Partners, Rothenberg Ventures and Google Ventures. Emergent VR’s play is that it can build a simpler experience for users who want to capture video that can be viewed through VR devices. The… Continue reading Emergent VR, A Smartphone-Based VR Video Capture And Viewing Startup, Raises $2.2 Million

Quip Gets $30M From Greylock And Benchmark To Grow Its Mobile-First Word Processing App

 Some big news today for Quip, the mobile-first word processing and collaboration app that competes with the likes of Google Docs. The eponymous startup behind the service has raised $30 million in funding — a Series B round led by Greylock with participation from Benchmark. Along with the funding, Quip is announcing some key people joining its team. Patrick… Continue reading Quip Gets $30M From Greylock And Benchmark To Grow Its Mobile-First Word Processing App