Sendence, a new startup based in New York City, announced a $1.5 million seed round today. The company is working on a platform for simplifying deployment of real-time applications. Investors include Boldstart Ventures, Greycroft, Contour Venture Partners, Notation Capital and Resolute Ventures. As company CEO and co-founder Vid Jain sees it, more companies are hiring data scientists to… Read More on Tech Crunch