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AI startups on pace to break funding records in 2019

Posted in Business, Software on 11th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Artificial intelligence’s potential to transform a growing range of industries has venture capitalists writing checks to promising startups at a rate that will likely set a new record in 2019 for the industry.

AI and machine learning dominate World Economic Forum’s list of 2019 Technology Pioneers

Posted in Business, Software on 2nd Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

The World Economic Forum today announced its list of 56 companies selected as Technology Pioneers, and this year’s class demonstrates the growing embrace of artificial intelligence and machine learning across a broad range of sectors.

Amazon leads $575 million investment in food delivery network Deliveroo

Posted in Business on 20th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Similar to Uber Eats, Deliveroo provides transport infrastructure that allows restaurants of any size to offer customers delivery — without having to hire their own drivers.

VentureBeat: You've closed your financing round. Congratulations. Now what?

Posted in Business on 29th Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

Before you settle back into your day-to-day tasks, make time for these four critical post-financing actions:

SpinLaunch raises $40M from Airbus, Google and others for space catapult

Posted in Science on 17th Jun, 2018
by Alex Muller

SpinLaunch says it's raised a total of $40 million from a high-profile array of investors to get a space catapult system ready for launch by 2022.