Lima raises $2.5M from Partech

By Mark Boslet — 2 years ago

Lima said it raised $2.5 million in Series A financing from Partech Ventures to accelerate worldwide development. Lima mounted a Kickstarter campaign last year and reached its initial funding goal in less than 12 hours, raising $1.2 million.


HAPILABS Begins Kickstarter Campaign For Connected Fork

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

HAPILABS said it has begun a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the manufacture and distribution of its HAPIfork. The electronic fork, that vibrates when a user eats too quickly, was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in January and is still in prototype. The $100,000 Kickstarter campaign will allow up to 2,500 people to obtain the fork for $89 and offer it at $99 for everyone else.