Thursday, July 16, 2020

9 startups to watch: Working hard to bring game-changing tech to market

This year is off and running with some extraordinary companies starting to make a name for themselves. I attend countless conferences and meetups. Over the course of my travels I meet with some of the...

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,...

How Machine Learning Became My Life’s Work

What was your path toward learning ML? What books did you enjoy most while learning ML? What were the blind alleys? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are...

Opinion: Data is Holding Back AI

By Sultan Meghji, Founder & Managing Director at Virtova  I remember grumbling, “Good lord this is a waste of time,” in 1992 while I was working on an AI application for lip-reading. The grumble escaped...

Facebook acquires emotion detection startup FacioMetrics

Facebook could one day build facial gesture controls for its app thanks to the acquisition of a Carnegie Mellon University spinoff company called FacioMetrics. The startup made an app called Intraface that could detect seven...

Inside the Mind of AI Startup Advisor Steve Ardire

In this Cognitive Business interview, we explore the world of AI and cognitive computing, through the eyes of Steve Ardire, a startup advisor who has worked with over 40 startups in the last 20 years. How did you...

Check out these 13 AI and Data Start-ups

Yesterday, as dozens of Teslas baked in the sprawling Palo Alto parking lot of a local law firm, 100 top investors packed into a high-ceilinged meeting room. There, they watched 13 startups deliver four-minute-long presentations about why they’re...

$300 million Trident cybersecurity fund shows depth of security woes

Trident Capital Cybersecurity has raised $300 million to invest in new technology companies tackling security threats around the internet of things, payment technologies, identity management, privacy and data management. The new fund, launched by the...

Intel buys computer vision startup Movidius

Intel’s RealSense platform was the star of its Intel Developer’s Forum conference in San Francisco last month and it seems the company is only looking to grow the scale and capabilities of its computer...

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...




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