Daily funding roundup - May 4th, 2020

Kristin Karaoglu · May 5, 2020 · Short URL: https://vator.tv/n/5026

KlearNow raised $16M; Medable landed $25M; Sensor Tower secured $45M

Curtn: Curtn is a location-based dating app that's centered around video chat and is being advised by OpenAI CEO Sam Altman and Grindr founder Joel Simkhai. Curtn has raised $425,000 in pre-seed funding. Read more

Instabug: Instabug is a debugging software startup. Instabug has raised $5 million in Series A funding led by Accel. Read more

Classplus: Classplus is a platform for educators. Classplus has raised $9 million in Series A funding led by RTP Global, with participation from Blume Ventures, Sequoia Capital India, Spiral Ventures, and Strive. Read more  

NEAR: NEAR is a blockchain project for running decentralized applications. NEAR had raised $12.1 million in venture capital last year from MetaStable Capital and Accomplice. Read more

Knowde: Knowde is an online chemical marketplace. Knowde raised $14 million in Series A funding led by Sequoia Capital. Other investors in the round include Refactor Capital, Bee Partners, and Cantos Ventures. Read more 

KlearNow: KlearNow is a digital customer clearance platform. KlearNow has raised $16 million in Series A funding led by GreatPoint Ventures, with participation from Autotech Ventures, Argean Capital, and Monta Vista Capital. Read more 

Medable: Medable is a platform for decentralized clinical trials. Medable has raised $25 million in funding. GSR Ventures led the round, joined by earlier backer PPD Inc. Read more

Omilia: Omilia is a conversational AI for customer support. Omilia has raised $20 million in its first-ever funding round.  Read more

Sensor Tower: Sensor Tower is a mobile app marketing intelligence firm. Sensor Tower has raised $45 million in new funding from Riverwood Capital. Read more

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Kristin Karaoglu

Woman of many skills: Database System Engineer; SplashX event producer; Author of Startup Teams

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