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Finalcad raises $40 million to digitize the construction industry with apps and analytics

FINALCAD RAISES $40 MILLION TO DIGITIZE THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY WITH APPS AND ANALYTICS

The construction sector isn't renowned for efficiency, which is why Finalcad has raised $40 million to digitize the industry with apps...

Kakao makes its first blockchain investment with Orbs deal

KAKAO MAKES ITS FIRST BLOCKCHAIN INVESTMENT WITH ORBS DEAL

Asian mobile messaging firm Kakao has made an investment in its first blockchain startup in a deal with Israel's Orbs.

 
 
 
Amazon Go cashierless stores get compact for office workers

AMAZON GO CASHIERLESS STORES GET COMPACT FOR OFFICE WORKERS

Amazon has opened a compact version of its cashier-less Amazon Go food stores, broadening its bricks-and-mortar footprint with office...

Nvidia launches Jetson AGX Xavier module for autonomous machines

NVIDIA LAUNCHES JETSON AGX XAVIER MODULE FOR AUTONOMOUS MACHINES

Nvidia has launched its Jetson AGX Xavier module, which serves as the brains of authonomous drones. Many are coming in the next year.

 
 
 
Wearable technologies in esports bring opportunities - and challenges

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGIES IN ESPORTS BRING OPPORTUNITIES - AND CHALLENGES

If used correctly, wearable technologies can improve player performance and prolong careers, benefiting the industry as a whole.

How NASDAQ makes strategic infrastructure decisions

HOW NASDAQ MAKES STRATEGIC INFRASTRUCTURE DECISIONS

How do you harness the power of hyperconverged infrastructure and virtualization? Join NASDAQ's AVP of DevOps and others for this VB...

 
 
 
Tata: 46% of organizations surveyed have adopted some form of AI

TATA: 46% OF ORGANIZATIONS SURVEYED HAVE ADOPTED SOME FORM OF AI

Roughly 46 percent of organizations have adopted some form of artificial intelligence , according to Tata Communications.

GV leads $90 million investment in Bowery to grow its indoor farming business

GV LEADS $90 MILLION INVESTMENT IN BOWERY TO GROW ITS INDOOR FARMING BUSINESS

Vertical farming company Bowery Farming today announced the close of a $90 million funding round led by GV with participation from...

 
 
 
Nvidia sets 6 MLPerf benchmark records for AI performance

NVIDIA SETS 6 MLPERF BENCHMARK RECORDS FOR AI PERFORMANCE

Nvidia set records in six categories for the MLPerf benchmark, a standard method to measure AI training and deployment performance.

Microsoft takes on Google Optimize with Clarity

MICROSOFT TAKES ON GOOGLE OPTIMIZE WITH CLARITY

Microsoft Clarity is an alternative to Optimizely and Google Optimize. The web analytics product helps developers understand user behavior...

 
 
 
Synthace raises $25.6 million to automate bio labs with software

SYNTHACE RAISES $25.6 MILLION TO AUTOMATE BIO LABS WITH SOFTWARE

Synthace, a U.K. startup developing an operating system to automate lab work, announced that it has raised $25.6 million in a Series...

Inscribe raises $3 million to automate document fraud detection

INSCRIBE RAISES $3 MILLION TO AUTOMATE DOCUMENT FRAUD DETECTION

Inscribe closed a $3 million funding round to grow its engineering team and open an office in Dublin, Ireland. Inscribe uses AI to...

 
 
 
Battlefield V's The Last Tiger - a narrated video review

BATTLEFIELD V'S THE LAST TIGER - A NARRATED VIDEO REVIEW

Electronic Arts' DICE has released The Last Tiger, the latest vignette of the War Stories single-player stories of Battlefield V. Here's...

How ImpactVision is using AI to detect unripe or contaminated food

HOW IMPACTVISION IS USING AI TO DETECT UNRIPE OR CONTAMINATED FOOD

ImpactVision uses machine learning and computer vision to tell how fresh food is, simply by scanning the goods with hyperspectral imaging...

 
 
 
AtScale raises $50 million to bring machine learning to cloud data management

ATSCALE RAISES $50 MILLION TO BRING MACHINE LEARNING TO CLOUD DATA MANAGEMENT

AtScale raised $50 million to grow its on-premise and cloud-based data service and to introduce AI-powered features for data-driven...

Intel shows off its next big chip plans for ‘architecture era'

INTEL SHOWS OFF ITS NEXT BIG CHIP PLANS FOR ‘ARCHITECTURE ERA'

At the Los Altos home of Intel cofounder Robert Noyce, Intel executives, architects, and fellows revealed their plans to expand into...

 
 
 
Razer's Gamma-powered SoftMiner will use PC idle time for blockchain mining

RAZER'S GAMMA-POWERED SOFTMINER WILL USE PC IDLE TIME FOR BLOCKCHAIN MINING

Gamma announced a strategic deal with Razer where it powers Razer SoftMiner, a blockchain-based app that lets gamers use their PC idle...

Viewr gives friends a window into what you are doing in VR

VIEWR GIVES FRIENDS A WINDOW INTO WHAT YOU ARE DOING IN VR

Virtual reality experiences can be amazing, but they're often isolated. So Viewr is a new tool that lets your friends see what you...

 
 
 
Google's top search trends in 2018: World Cup, celebrity deaths, and. ‘What is Bitcoin?'

GOOGLE'S TOP SEARCH TRENDS IN 2018: WORLD CUP, CELEBRITY DEATHS, AND. ‘WHAT IS BITCOIN?'

Apple has shared some of its 2018 highlights, as has Google Play and YouTube - today its the turn of Google Search to feed our hunger...

Amazon Web Services opens Swedish datacenters, its first in the Nordics

AMAZON WEB SERVICES OPENS SWEDISH DATACENTERS, ITS FIRST IN THE NORDICS

Amazon's cloud computing business, Amazon Web Services , has officially opened its first cloud region in the Nordics.

 
 
 



Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte recalls select cans of corn distributed in 25 states

Del Monte Foods Inc. is recalling more than 64,000 cases of the product due to potential contamination, according to a recall notice. Read more ...

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Reports: 3 people missing in West Virginia coal mine found alive

Three people who were missing in an abandoned coal mine have been found, according to officials. Read more ...

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

Several injured in high-speed train accident in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's state-run news agency says several people have been injured after a high-speed train crashed into an overpass in the capital Ankara. Anadolu Agency... Read more ...

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen sentenced to 3 years in prison, says he covered up...

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen sentenced to 3 years in prison, says he covered up Trump's 'dirty deeds'

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Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

OAKLAND, Calif. - Kyle Lowry had 23 points and 12 assists to lead a balanced Toronto offense while leading scorer Kawhi Leonard sat out, Serge Ibaka added 20 points and the... Read more ...

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considers ending daytime talk show

Ellen DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016 but had been "close to declining" the offer. Read more ...

People are dragging Michael Cohen for a 2015 tweet about Hillary Clinton...

People are dragging Michael Cohen for a 2015 tweet about Hillary Clinton after he was sentenced to 3 years in prison

Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to numerous crimes he committed while employed by President Donald Trump. The sentencing... Read more ...

Dinwiddie scores career-best 39, Nets top 76ers 127-124

Dinwiddie scores career-best 39, Nets top 76ers 127-124

PHILADELPHIA - Spencer Dinwiddie put on his best Stephen Curry impersonation. Read more ...

What To Know About The No-Confidence Vote Facing British Prime Minister...

What To Know About The No-Confidence Vote Facing British Prime Minister Theresa May

Britain's prime minister faces a no-confidence vote in Parliament on Wednesday evening. Why do members of her own party want to sack her? Read more ...

St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking Ring

St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking Ring

MINNEAPOLIS - A federal jury in St. Paul convicted 36 people for their roles in an international sex trafficking organization Wednesday. Prosecutors say the criminal enterprise... Read more ...