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June 05, 2015

The latest IoT startups, investments, and trends.

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Notion Pulls In $2M For Its Connected Home Sensors

Natasha Lomas - TechCrunch

Home sensor startup Notion has pulled in a $2 million seed investments from Draper Nexus Ventures, Gabriel Investments, Galvanize Ventures, Foundry Group Angels and TechStars.

Co-founder and CEO, Brett Jurgens, discusses Notion's Kickstarter campaign, the future of the product, and the benefits of correlating data from the variety of sensors inside each Notion for in-home monitoring.

Connected Storytelling Device: StoryHome

Ted Burnham - Postscapes

"StoryHome aims to connect families across generations by lifting the age-old ritual of the bedtime story into the cloud."

This article gives an overview of StoryHome, Kickstarter details, and product video.

Seamless Accelerator to Nurture Next Generation of Connected Devices

Sarah Schmid - Xconomy

The Seamless Accelerator application deadline is less than two weeks away.

This article includes an overview of the accelerator. Rick DeVos discusses the relationship between the accelerator and corporate partners who are interested in IoT solutions.

Glowforge raises $9M from Foundry Group, True Ventures, MakerBot founder to build 3D laser printers

Taylor Soper - GeekWire

The story of Glowforge, details of the Series A round, and an interview with CEO, Dan Shapiro:
“With Glowforge, you can just put your material in, hit a button, and be done,” he said, describing the device as “the great-great-grandfather of the Star Trek replicator.”

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