3D Robotics has announced that they have raised $30 million in Series B funding from Foundry Group, True Ventures, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and SK Ventures. 3D Robotics previously raised $5 million in funding from many of the same investors.
Keynote speeches from the TED Talks conferences from around the world have hit 1 billion views as of November 12th. TED first started out with 6 videos with a small team and help from partners. TED curator Chris Anderson worked with some of the most influential people in the world to make a playlist of their favorite TED Talks. TED was founded in 1984. The annual conference started in 1990.
Chris Anderson, the editor in chief at Wired will be stepping down to work on his startup called 3D Robotics. Mr. Anderson has worked at Wired for the last 11 years. 3D Robotics sells aerial drones for amateurs. Mr. Anderson will continue to write. He wrote a couple of books called The Long Tail and Makers: The New Industrial Revolution.