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Recogni artificial intelligence is bringing driverless cars into reality.

Startup Recogni raises $25 million on innovative AI processing for autonomous vehicles

U.S.-German startup Recogni will launch with a $25 million war chest raised in Series A funding to make “fully-autonomous vehicles a reality.” This is thanks to the company’s vision-oriented artificial intelligence...
FeaturePeek looks to revolutiionize front end design.video

How FeaturePeek is revolutionizing front-end design reviews

An ambitious startup, FeaturePeek, is attempting to transform the way that tech companies approach their front-end interface design reviews. The company’s new system features software that fosters an intimate communication and review...
E-scooter robber terrorizes nation

ScootScoop removal service tackles San Diego’s scooter problem

Last year, scooter rental services like Lime, Bird, and Razor started to overrun San Diego with their electric scooters. In the short time since then, residents of the city have had...
Gatik will begin autonomous delivery service testing for Walmart.

Self-driving delivery startup Gatik inks agreement with Walmart

Last week, autonomous delivery startup Gatik announced that it is launching a new pilot program with Walmart. The firm will begin processing online grocery orders in Bentonville, Arkansas. The company inked...
Standard Cognition receives major investment

Cashierless checkout startup Standard Cognition raises $35 million

In 2018, Amazon set its sights on conquering the convenience store market when it launched its new Amazon Go initiative. The e-commerce giant’s corner shops were bright, inviting, and offered speedy...
Italian startup Makr Shakr is the next gen bartender you've been looking for.video

Italian startup Makr Shakr opens bars with robotic bartenders

The days of unloading your troubles on the local bartender may soon fade away. Italian startup Makr Shakr has opened two bars, one in London and one in Milan, with robotic...
PayMate receives cash injection from Visavideo

Visa joins Indian startup PayMate’s $25 million funding round

Recently, Indian business payments startup PayMate announced that it is seeking $25 million in Series D funding. The firm plans to use its new cash injection to expand its operations beyond...
Instarz once to dominate the new frontiervideo

Puerto Rican startup Instarz plans on pioneering moon habitat

With the excitement and reflection around the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, interest in returning to the moon, this time to stay, has never been higher. Now, Puerto Rican...
Curve Financial receives cash injection

Fintech startup Curve raises $55 million in Series B funding

Recently, there has been a marked increase in technology industry companies taking steps to move into the financial sector. Apple will begin offering its consumers lines of credit later this summer....
Sonder, an Airbnb rival, secures 225m in fundingvideo

Airbnb rival Sonder secures $225 million in new funding

On Thursday, the hospitality startup Sonder announced that it secured $225 million in new investments. The Airbnb rival received its latest cash injection from a host of notable venture capital firms...

Facebook’s mysterious privacy cafés are something that no one asked for

The word privacy has been near-constantly linked to Facebook throughout the past several years. Unfortunately for the social media company and its users alike,...