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Despite controversy, an AI startup embraces military work

A few years ago, Clarifai, a five-year old startup that makes image-recognition software, held a discussion among its workers about two kinds of controversial business partners. The first was the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 6th, 2018

Galaxy Digital Leads $30 Million Funding for Social-Crypto Startup Good Money

Good Money, a crypto banking platform, raised $30 million for future development work......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 10th, 2018

Goldman-backed Cogito raises another $8M, acquires startup

Boston-based Cogito Corp., an MIT-born company that puts artificial intelligence technology to work in call centers, has topped off its Series C funding round with $8 million, in part from new investors Hearst Ventures and Battery Ventures. The.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

E-Scooter Rental Startup Lime Distances Itself From Controversial PR Firm Definers

Definers became infamous for its smear PR work with Facebook. E-scooter rental startup Lime, which has already seen its share of bad PR, now has a new.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 29th, 2018

For Birchbox and Glamsquad, It’s All About Clicks and Mortar

Once-storeless startups are linking with old-line retailers to reach new customers. Will it work? When your business begins to slow, what do you do? If you're Birchbox, you head to your local Walgreens. The beauty startup entere.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 28th, 2018

How VR Startup Nomadic Adapted ‘Arizona Sunshine’ for Location-Based Virtual Reality

In the beginning there was the doll house When Bay Area based virtual reality VR startup Nomadic began to work on adapting the VR zombie shooter Arizona Sunshine for location based entertainment it first built a doll house scale model of the stage that.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqNov 24th, 2018

Cult-favorite women"s work and gym bag startup Dagne Dover is offering 20% off for Black Friday

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 24th, 2018

Facebook’s Sandberg now says the company’s work with the political consultancy Definers crossed her desk

Despite the controversy, Zuckeberg stands by his chief operating officer......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 22nd, 2018

Facebook’s Sandberg now says the company’s work with the political consultancy Definers crossed her desk

Despite the controversy, Zuckeberg stands by his chief operating officer......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 22nd, 2018

Facebook’s Sandberg now says she had heard of the company’s work with the political consultancy Definers

Despite the controversy, Zuckeberg stands by his chief operating officer......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 21st, 2018

Facebook’s Sandberg now says she had heard of the company’s work with the political consultancy Definers

Despite the controversy, Zuckeberg stands by his chief operating officer......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 21st, 2018

Why ForeScout’s leader embraces music at work

Beyond pay and benefits, a company distinguishes itself with culture.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

Bayer to collaborate with biotech startup, potentially bringing research to West Sac

A Berkeley-based biological technology startup is collaborating with Bayer Group on the development of its product, potentially bringing more work to Bayer's lab in West Sacramento. Pivot Bio, a 2011 startup company, developed a strain of the comm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Business of the Year spotlight: Battle Sight Technologies (Veteran)

For Nick Ripplinger, the path to being a business owner began when we was 17.  And it moved through Kosovo, Iraq, and back to Dayton before the military veteran went on to found Battle Sight Technologies, a startup with a reusable inferred marker th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Bay Area"s newest unicorn scores $154 million to make corporate travel easier

The Palo Alto startup has now raised a total of $236 million since launching in 2015 and was ranked by LinkedIn this fall as No. 12 among the most most sought-after startups in the country to work for......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Orlando Space Coast firm gets military flight test work

Big military work is headed to Cape Canaveral, thanks to this defense firm. And even more could be on the way......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

Flagship biotech startup leases space from struggling Catabasis

A Catabasis spokesperson said the company ended its laboratory work earlier this year as it focuses on a single drug......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says employee protests against the company"s work with US military had little impact on management: "We don"t run the company by referendum" (GOOG, GOOGL)

At a tech gathering in San Francisco on Monday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai remar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2018

Thermal weapon site device, nuclear repair, construction: 3 local firms grab $38.6M in military work

Here's the latest defense activity happening in Orlando and the Space Coast.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

How "focus and obsession" help this software firm work with military clients — and attract talent

The CEO of Riptide Software Inc. is most proud of how his team works to support our troops......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2018

New industrial project underway at McClellan Business Park

McClellan Business Park is moving into speculative development, with site work underway on a 417,214-square-foot industrial building at the former military base......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2018