Ed-tech startup ConveGenius raises INR 6 Crore funding from the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Noida-based ConveGenius Edu Solutions Pvt Ltd, a mobile-based education venture, has raised equity investment worth INR 6 crore from Michael & Susan Dell Foundation. The funding will be utilized to scale operations, build on existing archive of educational content by aggregating more exciting content providers across various languages, and strengthen technology for self-learning by building intelligence on the ConveGenius Slate platform. Read More

Mumbai-based NearFox, a local lifestyle content and discovery platform, has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from a clutch of investors, including Globevestor Angel Fund, CoverFox CTO Devendra Rane, GenY Medium Co-founder and Ex-Principal of Ventureast Ravi Jain, and Craftsvilla Products VP Arpan Nagdeve; and with the infused capital along with the planned launch in New York, it also intends to be operational in 10 cities by mid-2017, and aims to launch in 200 cities globally over the next three years