Accel Robotics, one of a growing number of AI startups that’s setting out to enable automated cashierless stores, has raised $30 million in a series A round of funding led by SoftBank. (VentureBeat)
WeWork to sell Managed by Q in a deal that would value startup at less than $55 million. The co-working firm paid $220 million for the startup – this year – that makes tools to help companies manage workplaces. A portion of the deal consisted of WeWork stock, which has plummeted in value. (Bloomberg)
HqO, a tenant experience platform for commercial real estate has raised a $34.25 million Series B round led by Insight Partners. This brings the company’s total funding to $53 million. (CrunchBase)
Domio, a flex rental startup, has raised a $50 million equity round from GGV Capital with participation from SoftBank.
- SoftBank bites again: The Founder is careful not to describe Domio as a real estate company because “it uses quant-style algorithms that it’s built in-house to identify regions where it wants to build out its business, basing it not just on what consumers are searching for, but also weather patterns, economic indicators and other factors.” (TechCrunch)