Sunday, September 20, 2020

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...

Ex-Evernote CEO Phil Libin Leads Seed Rounds for Butter.ai & Growbot

Check out AI World's Intelligent Assistant/Bot Workshop, Nov 7, 2016 Earlier this year, Phil Libin, the former CEO of Evernote who is now a venture capitalist at General Catalyst, laid out plans to fund and support (and maybe even build?) his...

Will GM Beat Google to the Self-Driving Car with the help from this Startup?

Kyle Vogt couldn't do anything to help his dustpan-shaped battlebot Decimator as it took a saw blade to the belly. The CO2 tank powering its primary weapon ruptured, sending his droid skittering into the spikes lining the arena. Moments...

AI Can Help You Write Emails People Will Actually Read

Looking for an artificial intelligence that can write all your email messages so you don’t have to? Too bad. That dream is still years away. But in the meantime, a startup called Boomerang wants to...

Marc Andreessen calls Anki’s “the best robotics startup I have ever seen.”

Hanns Tappeiner types a few lines of code into his laptop and hits “return.” A tiny robot sits beside the laptop, looking like one of those anthropomorphic automobiles that show up in Pixar’s Cars movies. Almost instantly,...

Machine Learning Startup Acquisitions Accelerating

Apple and Intel acquired machine learning startups. Palantir purchased a data visualization startup. HPE bought SGI. AWS rolled out an analytics service for streaming real-time data. We've got all this and more in our Big...

Where are the Opportunities for Machine Learning Startups?

Machine learning has permeated data-driven businesses, which means almost all businesses. Here are a few areas where it’s possible that big corporations haven’t already eaten everybody’s lunch. Machine Learning and AI are fast becoming ubiquitous...

$9.5M raised by Notion for a better email experience

A startup aiming to offer a better email experience by prioritizing the messages that are most important to you, Notion, is today publicly launching its service, which is available as a mobile app for iPhone...

Coursera’s co-founder Daphne Koller will start anew at Calico

In a blog post, Coursera co-founder Daphne Koller announced she is leaving the company to join Alphabet subsidiary Calico. Koller founded Coursera with Andrew Ng back in 2012 after working together on artificial intelligence research at Stanford. The two supported...

Fast Forward Labs wants to show you the (near) future

If you want to get a jump on the latest developments in machine intelligence, head down to where Manhattan's Lower East Side borders Chinatown, a still-gritty but gentrifying neighborhood where hip coffee houses are...




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