Shares Soar on First Day of Trading for China’s Nasdaq Rival

Executives from 25 tech companies gathered in Shanghai to celebrate the start of trading of China’s new stock board, which launched Monday morning. After a day of trading, it’s clear

From Microbreweries To Biotech: In North Carolina, Business Calls

From biotech and finance to craft brewing, tourism and manufacturing, North Carolina arguably has one of the most diverse business environments in the country. That may be one of the

Benchling, which provides software for managing biotech research, raises $34.5M Series C led by Menlo Ventures (Jonathan Shieber/TechCrunch)

Sponsor Posts Smartsheet: Gartner research vice president Mike Gotta to present at Smartsheet ENGAGE  —  Gotta will discuss why collaborative work management is increasingly essential for business at Smartsheet's annual

Why Achillion Pharmaceuticals Stock Is Soaring Again Today

The biotech stock is enjoying a second day of big gains after the company reported promising results for experimental drug ACH-5228. What happened Shares ofAchillion Pharmaceuticals(NASDAQ:ACHN)were soaring 24.9% higher as

How Brazil and Vietnam are tightening their grip on the world’s coffee

SAO JOAO DA BOA VISTA, Brazil (Reuters) - A towering machine rumbles through the fields of Julio Rinco’s farm in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo, engulfing whole coffee trees and shaking free beans that are collected by conveyor belts in its depths. This automatic harvester is one of several innovations that have cut Rinco’s…

What Does ‘Marketing Strategy’ Really Mean?

Getty John Wanamaker, marketing pioneer of the 19th century, is famously quoted to have said, “Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is

Uganda installs Huawei’s AI-powered facial recognition surveillance system ‘nationwide’

“The cameras are already transforming modern day policing in Uganda, with facial recognition and artificial intelligence as part of policing and security.” — Ugandan Police. In East Africa, the Republic of Uganda is partnering with China technology giant Huawei to launch a facial recognition surveillance system that uses artificial intelligence to identify and log the identities…

Where Will AI Take the Real Estate Market in 10 Years?

Artificial intelligence is here and shows no signs of slowing down. According to PwC, business leaders said they believe AI is going to be fundamental in the future. Most people referred to AI as a “business advantage.” The same survey reports that 63% of people agree AI will help solve complex problems that plague modern…

Cerebras Systems unveils a record 1.2 trillion transistor chip for AI

New artificial intelligence company Cerebras Systems is unveiling the largest semiconductor chip ever built. The Cerebras Wafer Scale Engine has 1.2 trillion transistors, the basic on-off electronic switches that are the building blocks of silicon chips. Intel’s first 4004 processor in 1971 had 2,300 transistors, and a recent Advanced Micro Devices processor has 32 billion…

Trueface raises $3.7M to turn camera data into actionable insights

Today, we have millions of cameras deployed throughout various industries, organizations, and global borders around the world. However, with each of these individual cameras monitoring continuously and collecting vast amounts of data points, what good is it if not actionable or context applied? Trueface, a US-based leader in computer vision, utilizes machine learning and artificial…

Autonomous Vehicles

Thousands of autonomous delivery robots are about to descend on US college campuses

The quintessential college experience of getting pizza delivered to a dorm room is about to get a high-tech upgrade. Starship Technologies has announced its plan to deploy thousands of its

Optimus Ride’s driverless shuttles will begin its first NYC service August 7

Optimus Ride, a self-driving vehicle startup based in Massachusetts, announced that it'll begin ferrying passengers in Brooklyn Navy Yard starting August 7.Read More

BMW chopping block: 3 Series and 6 Series Gran Turismo dead, Gran Coupe too – Roadshow

A lot's changing for the 2020 model year, but these three cars won't return.Read More

Cruise is now focused on marketing — here’s why that’s a good sign for the robo-taxi service (GM)

Cruise shifted its commercial launch plans past the end of 2019 but named San Francisco as an official launch city, according to plans to begin marketing a ride-hailing service, and

Robotics

Robotics | Intel’s Pohoiki Beach could lead to smart robotic limbs – The INQUIRER

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Robotics | Facebook is now dabbling with robots to help make its AI smarter – MIT Technology Review

Facebook’s efforts to build intelligent helpers show how badly AI needs some sort of grounding in the physical world.Robots rising: Facebook is showing off a new robotics

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