23.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS AI-powered pathology is transforming cancer care In May, Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, discussed AI applications for digital pathology in his keynote speech to an audience of millions at Google’s annual I/O event.
20.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Learning to design virtual reality for accessibility Virtual reality is pushing further into the mainstream, and we’re really excited about that at Runaway. It brings with it a lot of challenges but also, a host of possibilities for us as developers and designers.
19.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS WhatsApp’s Live Location feature lets friends track each other in real time WhatsApp has announced a notable new feature today, one that may prove popular with millions of security-conscious, nosy, and impatient people globally.
18.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Intel plans to ship its first-generation Neural Network Processor by the end of the year Intel’s hardware for accelerating AI computation is finally on its way to customers.
17.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Robotic monitoring and AI-powered surveillance are changing home security Can your digital assistant really be trusted with your home’s security? Amazon and other major companies are betting big on it.
16.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Richard Branson bets on high-speed transport with Hyperloop One investment British billionaire Richard Branson on Thursday placed another bet on the future with an investment in Hyperloop One, which is developing super high-speed transportation systems.
13.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS China’s manufacturers are enabling a new model of startup incubation The current chronology Silicon Valley hardware startups typically follow is slow and disordered. But that could change with a new incubation model emerging from an unlikely group: China’s global hardware manufacturers (OEMs).
12.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Attivo Networks raises $21 million to thwart cyberattacks using the art of deception Attivo Networks, a startup that specializes in thwarting cyberattacks using deception technology, has raised $21 million in a series C round of funding.
11.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Alibaba launches research arm for AI, quantum computing, and other emerging tech Alibaba Group announced today that it’s launching a new research organization aimed at tackling emerging technologies like machine learning, network security, the internet of things, and quantum computing.
10.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Can blockchain decentralize the internet? An increasing number of people want to fix the flaws of the internet by decentralizing it, including Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the world wide web, Mozilla Foundation, the nonprofit organization that supports the Firefox browser and other open-source tools, and Richard Hendricks, the protagonist of HBO’s Silicon Valley.
09.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Transparent design could teach people to trust AI We are living in a world of data overload. From behavioral analytics to customer preferences, businesses now have so much data at their fingertips that they’re unable to process and consume all of it in a meaningful way.
06.10.17 BUSINESS NEWS Zunum Aero on how it will transform U.S. air travel with electric planes and regional airports by 2022 Zunum Aero, a fledgling transportation startup that promises to “take aviation into the future” using small hybrid-electric aircraft and regional airports, has provided more details about how it plans to achieve its goal.