Today in Germany: Onlineprinters, Silexica

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Onlineprinters raises seven-digit figure

Onlineprinters, a Berlin-based online printing startup, reported raising a seven-digit amount on Tuesday. The investment came from Project A Ventures, an operational VC that is also based in Berlin. Onlineprinters lets clients order print products through web shops by uploading their data and adding their preferences, like size and color. The startup claims to be a European leader in this field and plans to use the investment to expand operations.
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Silicon Valley-based VC invests in Silexica

Working on their software for eight years paid of for Silexica, a German multicore software design startup. The startup announced Tuesday that they caught the attention of Mercus Captial, a VC founded by three former Google and Microsoft employees. Mercus Capital, in participation with Paua Ventures, Seed-Fonds Aachen and DSA’s venture firm, will invest $8 million in Silexica. An example of the startup’s products is a software tool to increase program speed, while making them more energy efficient.
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Image: Onlineprinters GmbH