We're thrilled to announce that startup Barisieur, which we funded for £500, has gone on to raise an incredible £383,623 on Kickstarter.

Barisieur raise £383,623 on Kickstarter - Virgin StartUp

This means production can now start on its innovative (and beautiful) alarm-clock-coffee-machine. Entrepreneur Josh Renouf designed the clock to wake you up by brewing fresh coffee, but that awesome idea is almost secondary to the sleek design, which merges old-school influences with craftsmanship and technology. Find out more here.

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