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FUNDED: Skoove raises Seed Round

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Skoove, a Berlin-based music education startup, raised an undisclosed Seed round from High-Tech Gründerfonds and launched in public beta.

Founded in 2014, Skoove offers interactive piano courses via web browser and is going to launch a paid subscription later this year.

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EDBRIEF: sofatutor partners with German Bookstore Thalia

Berlin-based educational video platform sofatutor launched a new product line that will be available at Thalia bookstores across Germany. According to founder and CEO Stephan Bayer, sofatutor aims to reach new audiences at a location where they are already looking for educational content.

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Kenhub – EdTech Startup Profile

Name: Kenhub
Website: www.kenhub.com
Headquarters: Berlin, Germany
Vertical: Higher Education, Professional Development
Tech: Web App

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HEDLINE: Babbel raises $22 million Series C

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Berlin-based language learning company Babbel announced that it closed a $22 million Series C, led by Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) with participation from existing investors Reed Elsevier Ventures, Nokia Growth Partners (NGP), and VC Fonds Technology Berlin, managed by IBB Bet.

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EDBRIEF: CareerFoundry raises six-figure Seed Round

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Berlin-based CareerFoundry raised a six-figure seed round led by Tengelmann Ventures with participation of Stefan Glänzer and Paul Föckler of Mendeley.

Last year the startup raised a €250.000 angel round from Glänzer, the new round brings the total funding into the seven digits.

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