Thursday, July 16, 2020

Diffbot raises $10 million for its artificial intelligence technology

Today, Diffbot announced that the company secured $10 million in series A funding to build an AI that can autonomously synthesize the world’s largest database of knowledge. Known as the Global Index, Diffbot’s AI-synthesized...

Investor rush to artificial intelligence is real deal

Silicon Valley loves a new fad. To judge by the spate of fundraising by start-ups in recent weeks, it has found one in an idea that is more than half a century old: artificial...

Andy Rubin Unleashed Android on the World, Now Watch Him Do the Same with...

A Couple of years ago, Andy Rubin—the celebrated creator of Android and until recently the head of Google’s mobile Internet efforts—helped his wife, Rie, build a bakery in a decommissioned train station in Los Altos,...

The Tiny Startup Racing Google to Build a Quantum Computing Chip

Rigetti Computing is working on designs for quantum-powered chips to perform previously impossible feats that advance chemistry and machine learning. The airy Berkeley office space of startup Rigetti Computing boasts three refrigerators–but only one of them stores...

Babylon, The U.K. Digital Doctor App, Scores $25M To Develop AI-Driven Health Advice

Hot on the heels of PushDoctor’s $8.2 million Series A, another U.K. startup playing in the digital health app space has picked up funding. Babylon Health, which like PushDoctor, lets you have video consultations...

OpenTrons Aims To Be The ‘PC’ Of Biotech Labs

Robotics startup OpenTrons has come up with a way it believes will make wet lab experiments faster and cheaper – automation. Most life science research is still done by hand. This can be a tedious process that...

Startup’s security platform uses AI to to learn from human decision making

Startup PatternEx with roots in MIT’s artificial intelligence lab is launching a security platform it says employs artificial intelligence by learning from input it gets from human security analysts about data exfiltration and bank...

OJO Labs Inc. raises $5.8 million for artificial intelligence product development

OJO Labs Inc., an Austin artificial intelligence company, has completed a $5.8 million Series A financing to spend on product development. OJO Labs was founded in February 2015 by John Berkowitz, co-founder of online marketing firm...

MIT Spinout Insurify Raises $2 Million To Replace Human Insurance Agents With A Robot

Insurify, a startup out of MIT, today announced the launch of Evia (Expert Virtual Insurance Agent), an artificially intelligent virtual insurance agent that aims to find you better car insurance using a photo of...

StatMuse Picks Up $10M For Its AI-Based, Graphic Search Engine For Sports Statistics

The business of sport revolves around stats — from those who use them to improve performance, through to enthusiasts who look at them for fun, or for more financial ends. Now a startup that helps make it easier for...




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