RAY snaps up funding from BRV Lotus

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

RAY Company has received undisclosed funding from BRV Lotus, the Asia fund of BlueRun Ventures. A former subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, RAY is a producer of imaging systems for the medical and dental sectors.


Samsung Electronics to buy VC-backed SmartThings

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Samsung Electronics has agreed to acquire SmartThings. No financial terms were disclosed. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., SmartThings is a provider of a platform that connects the internet to everyday items. SmartThings’ backers include Greylock Partners, Highland Capital Partners, First Round Capital, SV Angel, Lerer Ventures, A-Grade and CrunchFund.


Samsung and Handmark Form Mobile VC Fund

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

Samsung Electronics and VC-backed mobile app company Handmark are partnering to form a global venture capital fund that would invest in “market-changing game ideas for next generation Samsung mobile phones.” Each investment would be $250,000. Handmark backers include Apax Partners, Argnor Wireless Ventures,Borealis Ventures, Motorola Ventures and Village Ventures.