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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

UC Berkeley assistant professor Niloufar Salehi is exploring how to apply restorative justice to social media platforms as part of...

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

LOCOMATION COMPLETES PUBLIC ROAD TRIAL OF SEMI-AUTONOMOUS TRUCK CONVOY TECH

Locomation, an autonomous truck startup headquartered in Portland, successfully completed its first on-road program transporting commercial...

 
 
 
Gong raises $200 million to surface sales insights with AI

GONG RAISES $200 MILLION TO SURFACE SALES INSIGHTS WITH AI

Gong.io, a startup applying AI to sales call analysis, has raised $200 million in venture capital at a $2.2 billion valuation.

Twitter rolls out new reply controls to combat trolls

TWITTER ROLLS OUT NEW REPLY CONTROLS TO COMBAT TROLLS

In an effort to make Twitter seem less like a cesspool, the company is rolling out new settings that allow all users to control who...

 
 
 
Qualcomm wins U.S. antitrust lawsuit appeal over chip licensing

QUALCOMM WINS U.S. ANTITRUST LAWSUIT APPEAL OVER CHIP LICENSING

A controversial U.S. antitrust lawsuit over allegedly anticompetitive Qualcomm licensing terms appears to be over after the chipmaker's...

Daybreak Games acquires Cold Iron Studios, saving the next Alien game

DAYBREAK GAMES ACQUIRES COLD IRON STUDIOS, SAVING THE NEXT ALIEN GAME

Daybreak Games has acquired Cold Iron Studios, which is making a PC and console game set in the Alien universe.

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

NEURALCAM LIVE USES ML TO TURN IPHONES INTO ‘SMART' COMPUTER WEBCAMS

After bringing Google Night Sight-like functionality to iOS, NeuralCam now has an app that lets Macs stream live, deep learning-filtered...

TEAM LIQUID REWARDS ESPORTS FANS WITH LIQUID+ PLATFORM

Team Liquid unveiled Liquid+, a fan engagement platform that rewards the company's esports fans for engaging with players such as watching...

 
 
 
Rainway's streaming service will make it easier to install games on any launcher

RAINWAY'S STREAMING SERVICE WILL MAKE IT EASIER TO INSTALL GAMES ON ANY LAUNCHER

Rainway announced today that its streaming service will add a new feature making it possible to install games from different PC launchers...

How Women Invest will target female founders with $10 million fund

HOW WOMEN INVEST WILL TARGET FEMALE FOUNDERS WITH $10 MILLION FUND

How Women Invest has raised a $10 million venture capital fund to disrupt the status quo and invest in startups created by female founders.

 
 
 
Pinterest expands lipstick Try on feature to over 10,000 shoppable shades

PINTEREST EXPANDS LIPSTICK TRY ON FEATURE TO OVER 10,000 SHOPPABLE SHADES

Pinterest's augmented reality liptstick Try on feature now covers over 10,000 shoppable shades discoverable across 48 million beauty...

Standard Cognition partners with Circle K on cashierless convenience stores

STANDARD COGNITION PARTNERS WITH CIRCLE K ON CASHIERLESS CONVENIENCE STORES

Cashierless technology startup Standard Cognition is partnering with Circle K to deploy its solution in a Phoenix, Arizona location.

 
 
 
Atomwise raises $123 million to accelerate drug discovery with AI

ATOMWISE RAISES $123 MILLION TO ACCELERATE DRUG DISCOVERY WITH AI

Atomwise, a company leveraging AI and machine learning to accelerate drug discovery, has raised $123 million in venture capital.

Google's Lookout can now detect paper currency and read document text aloud

GOOGLE'S LOOKOUT CAN NOW DETECT PAPER CURRENCY AND READ DOCUMENT TEXT ALOUD

Google's Lookout accessibility app is now available globally, and it comes with improvements, including U.S. paper currency detection.

 
 
 
AI cybersecurity startup Elisity raises $7.5 million to protect networks from attack with AI

AI CYBERSECURITY STARTUP ELISITY RAISES $7.5 MILLION TO PROTECT NETWORKS FROM ATTACK WITH AI

Cybersecurity startup Elisity emerged from stealth with $7.5 million to further develop its tools that protect networks from AI-driven...

Hyundai-Aptiv joint venture promises commercial autonomous vehicles by 2022

HYUNDAI-APTIV JOINT VENTURE PROMISES COMMERCIAL AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES BY 2022

Motional is the new name of the multibillion-dollar joint venture between Aptiv and Hyundai to develop autonomous vehicle technologies.

 
 
 
GameRefinery/Facebook: Here's why gamers will pick up a new game

GAMEREFINERY/FACEBOOK: HERE'S WHY GAMERS WILL PICK UP A NEW GAME

A lot of factors influence why mobile game players pick up new games. The top reason is that they want to play a game in particular...

Simpplr raises $10 million for its AI-powered intranet platform

SIMPPLR RAISES $10 MILLION FOR ITS AI-POWERED INTRANET PLATFORM

Simpplr, a startup developing an AI-powered intranet platform, has raised $10 million in funding to streamline communications.

 
 
 
K2View raises $28 million to automate enterprise data unification

K2VIEW RAISES $28 MILLION TO AUTOMATE ENTERPRISE DATA UNIFICATION

K2View, a company developing enterprise database task automation solutions, has raised $28 million in venture capital financing.

Parallels Desktop 16 supports macOS Big Sur and smoother PC 3D graphics

PARALLELS DESKTOP 16 SUPPORTS MACOS BIG SUR AND SMOOTHER PC 3D GRAPHICS

The latest release of the Parallels Desktop Mac-to-Windows emulator includes Big Sur support, more OpenGL 3 apps, and multiple performance...

 
 
 



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 ...