The United States Of Artificial Intelligence Startups

@tachyeonz : Startups in 33 US states are applying machine learning algorithms across industries including marketing, healthcare, and retail. Deals to AI startups reached a record high last year, from 160 deals in 2012 to 658 in 2016.

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Move Over, Coders—Physicists Will Soon Rule Silicon Valley

@tachyeonz : It’s a bad time to be a physicist. At least, that’s what Oscar Boykin says. He majored in physics at the Georgia Institute of Technology and in 2002 he finished a physics PhD at UCLA.

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Mathematicians have discovered how the universal patterns behind innovation arise

@tachyeonz : Innovation is one of the driving forces in our world. The constant creation of new ideas and their transformation into technologies and products forms a powerful cornerstone for 21st century society.

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UVify’s plucky little Draco drone hits speeds up to 100 miles an hour

@tachyeonz : For all the grandiosity of its ancient Grecian name, the Draco is a fairly unassuming thing. It’s surprisingly small and unimposing in fact — and if it weren’t for those four rotors, it would fit comfortably in the palm of your hand. But UVify’s little drone has tremendous zip when pushed.

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The spy who accelerated me: Meet the 7 startups fighting cybercrime with GCHQ

@tachyeonz : Britain’s spymasters have selected seven startups to work “behind the wire” with the intelligence service in a bid to fight the growing threat of cyber attacks against UK business.

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Visualizing startup hubs around the world and looking at why they work

@tachyeonz : Location still matters for startups. If you are in fashion you should probably be in Paris or New York. If you’re in film you most likely need to be in Los Angeles. And if you’re in tech, you should still probably be in Silicon Valley (based on the data below).

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The billion-dollar pharma startup that Silicon Valley has totally missed

@tachyeonz : When it comes to millennials and healthcare companies, recent history gives plenty of reason for pause.

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Published On:January 08, 2017 at 09:17PM

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Nicolas Rigaud, SoftBank Robotics : The Future of Social Robotics at #IOTWTB

@tachyeonz : Join Nicolas Rigaud from SoftBank Robotics as he takes us through The Future of Social Robotics at IOT With The Best Online conference for developers October 29th-30th 2016. Nicolas follows his presentation wth a brilliant live Q&A session (Questions listed below)Robots have been in our minds for ag

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Published On:January 06, 2017 at 04:06PM

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2016 best year ever for funding robotics startup companies

@tachyeonz : It was a busy and abundant year for seed, crowd, series A,B,C,D and VC funding of robotics-related startups. 128 companies got funded, some multiple times. $1.95 billion, 50% more than 2015 which was also a phenomenal year with over $1.32 billion funded.

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Tags : funding, iiot, industrial automation, industry 4.0, robotics, robots, startups, venture capital, z

Published On:January 05, 2017 at 08:29AM

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China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service

@tachyeonz : Bicycle sharing services are primed to be a major focus for China’s startup scene this year. Now today, only the fourth day of 2017, comes the first mega-round for the space after Mobike announced its $215 million Series D funding.

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Tags : bike sharing, china, funding, mobik, startups, tencent, z

Published On:January 05, 2017 at 05:56PM

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This electric bus company just raised $140 million

@tachyeonz : According to Proterra, a Burlingame, Ca.-based company, its zero-emission electric buses can drive a stunning 350 miles one charge — and on city streets, no less.

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Published On:January 05, 2017 at 02:16AM

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WATCH: Israel’s ‘Flying Car’ Passenger Drone Moves Closer to Delivery

@tachyeonz : The Cormorant, billed as a flying car, is capable of transporting 500kg (around half a tonne) of weight and traveling at 185 km (115 miles) per hour. It completed its first automated solo flight over terrain in November. Its total price is estimated at $14 million.

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Tags : autonomous cars, cars, connected cars, flying car, israel, self driving, startups, urban aeronautics, z

Published On:January 04, 2017 at 07:11PM

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