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Jill Ford has joined Toyota AI Ventures as a principal. The firm, which is the venture capital arm of the Toyota Research Institute, is focused on AI, particularly the autonomous mobility,...
Dec 15, 2017
Cars that drive themselves. Robots that assist with surgery. Rockets designed to go to Mars. We've put together a datagraphic featuring highly valued VC-backed companies in cutting-edge industries.
Dec 12, 2017
Alibaba has reportedly invested $227 million in SenseTime at a valuation of $3 billion. SenseTime, a provider of AI technology used for applications including facial recognition and autonomous...
Dec 1, 2017
We spoke with the co-founder of H2O.ai about his company's recent fundraise and what's behind the growth in AI and machine learning.
Nov 30, 2017
Coach travel startup Zeelo has raised £1.2 million in a round led by InMotion Ventures. The company uses AI to produce unscheduled routes and group travellers for bus rides to entertainment events.
Nov 22, 2017
Qualcomm has agreed to invest in SenseTime, a provider of AI technology used in facial recognition, autonomous driving, video analysis and other industries. SenseTime snagged a $1.5 billion...
Nov 16, 2017
Computer processing power startup Graphcore has raised $50 million in Series C funding from Sequoia Capital. The investment into the company, which specialises in processors made predominantly for...
Nov 14, 2017
Researchers estimate nearly half of all work can be automated. While workers fret, a growing number of startups are trying to cash in on the robot takeover.
Nov 1, 2017
A pitch deck from 2010 detailing SoftBank's plan for the next 30 years has been making the rounds this week. One key part of that strategy has become clear: The Japanese telecom giant is one of...
Oct 25, 2017
Effective November 20, Cerberus Capital Management has hired Afsheen Afshar as a senior managing director and chief artificial intelligence officer within the firm's operations platform. Afshar was...
Oct 23, 2017
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