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EDBRIEF: Speexx raises $5 million Series A

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Speexx, a German-based corporate language training provider, has raised a $5 million Series A from Ventech and Alto Invest.

Founded in Munich in 1994 by Alfred Ertl, Armin Hopp and Jörg Koberling, Speexx expanded across the globe and now has local offices in London, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore, New York and Shanghai.

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Maker of Digital Pen VibeWrite (formerly Lernstift) is Bankrupt

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According to deutsche-startups.de VibeWrite (formerly Lernstift) is bankrupt. The Munich, Germany based edtech startup has been working on a digital pen that automatically recognizes mistakes and notifies the learner through subtle vibration.

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