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Andrew Ng is raising a $150M AI Fund

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2 mentions6 days ago
We knew that Andrew Ng had more than just a series of deep learning courses up his sleeve when he announced the first phase of his deeplearning.ai last week. It’s ...

SoundCloud saved by emergency funding as CEO steps aside

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
SoundCloud has just closed the necessary funding round to keep the struggling music service afloat. CEO Alex Ljung will step aside though remain chairman as former Vimeo CEO Kerry Trainor ...

Rapportive founder"€™s new startup Superhuman is what Gmail would be if built today

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4 mentions3 days ago
Reinventing the email experience is an area numerous startups have tried to tackle over the years, with some apps focused more on triage, others on making a better desktop alternative ...

Netflix lands the Coen Brothers’ Western TV series

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
Netflix is going to be home to the first television series created by the Coen Brothers, the directing duo that’s behind The Big Lebowski, Fargo, True Grit and many more ...

Infiniti’s Prototype 9 is a modern electric car with 1940s retro racer roots

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2 mentions4 days ago
Days of thunder future past? Infiniti’s newest race car prototype is actually inspired by vintage race vehicles of the 1940s, with a torpedo-style sleek cylindrical body and offset wheels at ...

Uber debuts new Uber for Business with custom travel programs and rules

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2 mentions1 week ago
Uber is introducing a major revamp of their Uber for Business platform today, the first significant update they’ve done since the enterprise tool’s introduction. The new Uber for Business incorporates ...

Cruise is running an autonomous ride hailing service for employees in SF

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
Cruise, the self-driving startup acquired by GM last year, is already operating a complete autonomous ride hailing service in San Francisco for its employees. The service is called “Cruise Anywhere,” ...