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UC Berkeley's Niloufar Salehi on restorative justice in social media

UC Berkeley's Niloufar Salehi on restorative justice in social media

7 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

UC Berkeley assistant professor Niloufar Salehi is exploring how to apply restorative justice to social media platforms as part of an NSF grant.
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Locomation completes public road trial of semi-autonomous truck convoy tech

Locomation completes public road trial of semi-autonomous truck convoy tech

41 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Locomation, an autonomous truck startup headquartered in Portland, successfully completed its first on-road program transporting commercial freight.
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Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020

Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Global wealthtech funding more than doubled in Q2 2020 quarter over quarter. And the pandemic has accelerated the shift to digital wealth management services. Insider...
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Gong raises $200 million to surface sales insights with AI

Gong raises $200 million to surface sales insights with AI

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Gong.io, a startup applying AI to sales call analysis, has raised $200 million in venture capital at a $2.2 billion valuation.
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The cannabis-tech startup Fyllo used this pitch deck to land $26 million. Here's an inside look at how it's using AI to shape the future of cannabis retail

The cannabis-tech startup Fyllo used this pitch deck to land $26 million. Here's an inside look at how it's using AI to shape the future of cannabis retail

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Cannabis-tech startup Fyllo closed a $26 million Series A funding round, led by JW Asset Management and K2 & Associates. Fyllo CEO Chad Bronstein shared the pitch deck he used...
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Samsara, a $5.4 billion IoT startup that laid off 300 employees and raised a down-round in May, is betting its business on customers in 'industries that are ramping up to support the economy'

Samsara, a $5.4 billion IoT startup that laid off 300 employees and raised a down-round in May, is betting its business on customers in 'industries that are ramping up to support the economy'

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In May, the $5.4 billion Internet of Things startup Samsara laid off 300 employees, or 18% of its workforce amid the coronavirus pandemic. It also raised a $400 million down...
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Facebook says it will now ban 'implicit hate speech' like blackface and anti-Semitic stereotypes

Facebook says it will now ban 'implicit hate speech' like blackface and anti-Semitic stereotypes

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook will now ban content that includes "implicit hate speech" like blackface or anti-Semitic stereotypes, the company announced Tuesday. Facebook has faced mounting...
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AF AI Accelerator brings future faster

22 hours ago   |   Air Force

Mankind has often dreamed of what the future may hold. Every advancement in technology opens minds to dream bigger and better. Imagination is the only final frontier as the...
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NeuralCam Live uses ML to turn iPhones into ‘smart' computer webcams

NeuralCam Live uses ML to turn iPhones into ‘smart' computer webcams

23 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

After bringing Google Night Sight-like functionality to iOS, NeuralCam now has an app that lets Macs stream live, deep learning-filtered video from iPhones.
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The ‘Pod Up' Trend When Applied To Sharing Self-Driving Cars Might Offer Gainful Income And Achieve Mobility For All

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The "Pod Up" trend might be handy for the advent of self-driving cars.
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...