HubSpot has recently put out an announcement that it has acquired Kemvi, which is a startup applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to sales and marketing teams. Kemvi’s technology automatically extras information from SEC filings, blog posts, press releases,...
MIT recently released information about a process that could enable quantum computers to be created on a larger scale than ever before. MIT researchers have used lasers to carve qubits into diamonds, enabling information to be stored at nanometer...
Researchers at MIT may have solved a long-standing issue with traditional carbon-fiber 3D printing methods, impact resistance. Their latest breakthrough models the structure of a conch shell, a criss-crossed latticework much like the structure of the aforementioned shell. They...
A United Kingdom-based startup, WaveOptics, that builds optics with a waveguide-base has raised nearly $16 million in Series B funding. The funding comes from Touchstone Innovations PLC, Octopus Ventures, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH who are previous investors, as...
In a funding round led by Lakestar and GV (previously known as Google Ventures), Series B funding shows renewed interest in digital currency among important investors. This spring we saw bitcoin triple in price while the entire cryptocurrency market...
Producing tools and structures in space has been a challenge for decades. We have now found ways of bringing 3D printing to space, integrating extraterrestrial materials into 3D printing, and even printing functions into materials. These advances seem to...
Toyota Research Institute, the research and development unit for the brand, is now launching a venture capital arm that will be involved in incubating and financing startups who are involved with autonomous mobility, artificial intelligence, and robotics. The institute...
Image courtesy of Virginia TechExosuits have been floating around in our imagination for decades. Powered exosuits represent superhuman strength while unpowered exosuits assist with endurance and reduced likelihood of injury from physical activities.Companies such as Lockheed Martin and...
A new venture fund launched by Google will help startups providing innovation in the field of artificial intelligence.Anna Patterson, Founder and managing partner, Gradient Ventures, blogged: “Gradient Ventures is a new venture fund from Google with technical mentorship for...
Leap Motion, Inc. is the primary creator for motion tracking technology based on natural input in augmented and virtual reality. They recently announced raising $50 million in Series C funding led by clients advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management.“Virtual...

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