Tuesday, August 4, 2020

University of Oxford spin-out Diffblue raises $22M Series A to bring AI to software...

The U.K.’s Oxford University continues to be a hotbed of AI talent, fueling not just academic research into AI but also the ambitions of startups and large technology companies alike. The latest Oxford-based AI...

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...

Can chatbots help build your next website?

Check out AI Trends new report on Intelligent Bots and AI World’s Intelligent Assistant Workshop, Nov 7, San Fran Small businesses have their pick of affordable DIY website-building platforms: Squarespace,Wix, Weebly and Strikingly, to name a few. But these “no...

Sequoia Invests Series A into AI startup Mad Street Den

Mad Street Den, an India-U.S. startup focused on artificial intelligence that was started by ex-Silicon Valley founders, has pulled in an undisclosed Series A round of funding from Sequoia Capital India. Existing investors Exfinity Ventures and growX...

Elon Musk’s newest company Neuralink wants to boost the brain to keep up with...

Serial entrepreneur Elon Musk has a new company — yes, another one — focused on developing the capabilities of the brain through technological augmentation. Neuralink, the new venture, officially broke cover thanks to a Wall...

DataRobot Raises Another $200M to Pursue Automated Machine Learning

DataRobot of Boston has raised approximately $200M in a Series E funding round to help accelerate development of its automated machine learning and AI software, according to a recent report in xconomy.  That makes...

VCs see fertile ground in agtech

Agriculture startups that have raised seed rounds, firms that employ robotics and big data tools, are blossoming into businesses sought after by later-stage investors. Investment in the agtech space is up sharply this year, driven...

Looking for Startups Pertaining to AI Self-Driving Cars

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Hear ye, hear ye! Start-up’s, start your engines. There’s a bonanza of AI self-driving car start-ups and likely many more soon to be birthed. It’s a sensible thing...

Keeping Sharks at Bay with the Help of AI

Does the idea to use artificial intelligence (AI), drones and electric force fields to prevent sharks from eating human bathers have teeth? Several tech start-ups in Australia say yes. Officials in the United States are...

Startup CheckRecipient using ML to clean email adresses, raises $2.7M

The discourse around email security is often framed as the bad folk trying to get in, rather than something as simple as human error. And yet, a plethora of high-profile cases in recent years...




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