Document onboarding startup Flatfile nabs $50M from investors, including Workday Kyle Wiggers

Data cleansing — prepping data for applications like predictive analytics — takes time. In fact, data scientists spend an estimated 60% of their time cleaning and organizing data, according to one recent survey. It’s not just time that’s lost. According to Experian, “dirty data” costs the average business 15% to 25% of their revenue and …

AmazeVR wants to scale its virtual concert platform with $17M funding Kate Park

AmazeVR, a Los Angeles-based virtual concert platform, said Tuesday it has raised a $17 million funding round to create immersive music experiences through virtual reality (VR) concerts. Like other industries, the entertainment sector was affected by the coronavirus lockdown. Many music artists had to cancel or push back their live events during the pandemic. Some …

No Timeline Set For Smartphone Makers To Make Devices Compatible With NavIC: MeitY Tapanjana Rudra

The Ministry of Electronic & Information Technology (MeitY) has said that it hasn’t set any timeline for smartphone manufacturers to make their devices compatible with India’s navigation system Navigation with Indian Constellation (NavIC). Earlier, a Reuters report said that India was pushing smartphone manufacturers to ensure such compatibility within months.  The government’s push had left …

India searches premises, freezes bank accounts in ongoing Free Fire investigation Manish Singh

India’s financial crime fighting agency searched the premises of Coda Payments India, distributor of Sea’s Free Fire, as part of an investigation. The Enforcement Directorate said in a tweet Tuesday that it searched three premises of Coda Payments India as part of an “ongoing investigation” into the distributor and Free Fire, a title that New …