The race to build COVID-19 vaccine "passport" credentials is underway, with the Biden administration saying it will issue guidance for those developing them.
Dapper Labs, the maker of blockchain-based digital collectibles NBA Top Shot, has raised $305 million in a new round of funding.
The NFT craze has been an intriguing moment for digital artists who have seen seen great leaps in how tech has allowed them to create their work, but not as much progress in shifting how they profit off of it. Though crypto’s early adopter artists have seemed to gain the most attention thus far, more […]
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Singapore, March 30, 2021 - Leading decentralized exchange MDEX recently obtained a 94% security audit score on CertiK, a leading blockchain security
OKEx integrated Unstoppable Domains into its crypto wallet system to improve the overall user experience and enable faster P2P payments.
AscendEX, formerly BitMax, an industry-leading crypto trading platform, has announced the listing of the Hermez Network Token (HEZ).
/PRNewswire/ -- ADCM, DBA Willow, a registered investment advisor focused on socially and environmentally responsible wealth management is partnering with...
Vancouver-based Dapper Labs, the blockchain company behind the NBAs collectibles marketplace Top Shot, just closed a major round of funding toward its goal: NFTs for all. <meta property=
/PRNewswire/ - Today, AmaZix Limited, a full-service blockchain consultancy agency, announced a strategic partnership with CertiK to offer an exclusive market...
Canadian blockchain technology company Dapper Labs has secured $305 million in private funding some of it from current and former NBA players, including Michael Jordan to scale up its virtual NBA trading card site.
Canadian blockchain technology company Dapper Labs has secured $305 million in private funding some of it from current and former NBA players, including Michael Jordan to scale up its virtual NBA trading card site, the company said Tuesday
Gryps, a robotic process automation platform focusing on construction workflows, has raised $1.5 million in venture funding.
/PRNewswire/ -- Today, SYSTRAN, the leader in AI-based translation technology, announces its first virtual event specific for small-medium businesses,...
A team of researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has developed a new early warning system for vehicles that uses artificial intelligence to learn from thousands of real traffic situations. A study of the system was carried out in cooperation with the BMW Group. The results show that, if used in today's self-driving vehicles, it can warn seven seconds in advance against potentially critical situations that the cars cannot handle alone - with over 85% accuracy.
The Cultural Landscapes Scanner pilot project will exploit Artificial Intelligence to detect the archaeological heritage of the subsoil. The project will last three years and will be carried out by IIT in collaboration with the European Space Agency. The "Cultural Landscapes Scanner" (CLS) projec
/PRNewswire/ -- ElectrifAi, one of the world's leading companies in practical artificial intelligence (AI) and pre-built machine learning (ML) models, today...
OpenAI CEO Sam Altman says AI could pay for UBI, experts disagree
Machine learning needs to improve adversarial robustness in deep neural networks for robotics without reducing their accuracy and safety.
A new algorithm called ArtEmis can scan paintings and explain the emotion they convey, researchers report. It could improve the way computers "see."
Cade Metz's "Genius Makers" is a deft, accessible examination of the technology that's taking over the world with grave ethical implications.
Businesses and consumers alike use AI on a daily basis, and its becoming a growing force throughout many industries.
/PRNewswire/ -- Kustomer announces today that it was named a winner in the Business Intelligences' Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards program. The...
/PRNewswire/ -- alva, the stakeholder intelligence company, has today been announced as a winner in the Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards, for its...
No, the chain isn’t accepting the cryptocurrency as payment for its Mexican dishes. Instead, Chipotle is giving away $100,000 worth of bitcoin on Thursday to celebrate National Burrito Day.
PayPal users soon will be able to use cryptocurrency to pay for merchandise at millions of retailers, a move that could further push digital currencies into the mainstream.
Visa has announced it will allow customers to use cryptocurrency to settle their debts, making it one of the first major payment networks to embrace the pay-back method.
There are thousands of cryptocurrencies in circulation. And while a handful have made headlines, many others are just as interesting. Here are 12 currencies that we consider worth keeping an eye on.
Bitcoin price is once again approaching current record highs, and now that the momentum is back in favor of bulls, new all-time highs could soon be just
A Michigan barber who defied Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and reopened his shop last spring during the coronavirus pandemic was fined $9,000 for violating licensing rules, including joining a protest where hairstylists cut hair on the Capitol lawn. Karl Manke will appeal the penalties in court, his lawyer said. The Board of Barber Examiners on Monday accepted an administrative law judge's findings and issued the fines for violations — including barbering on the Capitol steps, where he was
Federal prosecutors said the Molotov cocktails posed a huge danger to the hundreds of people protesting in the area following the death of George Floyd.
A home security camera showed the child walking to the back yard of a Cedar Hill home.
Goldin Auctions announced it will accept Bitcoin and Ether for payment in its sports memorabilia auctions.
The use of USD Coin aims to bridge the worlds of digital and traditional fiat currencies.
PayPal will allow users to pay in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether at millions of merchants in the U.S. starting today, according to an announcement from the company on Tuesday.
The emergence of coronavirus variants has provoked concern about their impact on the effectiveness of vaccines, and whether people who were previously infected might be more susceptible to reinfection.But in welcome news, a new study on Tuesday showed that a key player in the immune response, called...
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez's brother was sentenced to life in prison by a New York judge Tuesday for large-scale drug trafficking after a trial that implicated the leader of the Central American country.Tony Hernandez, 42, was found guilty in October 2019 on four counts -- including c...
/PRNewswire/ -- The VC comic strip, a parody of the venture capital industry that was a huge hit with Silicon Valley insiders during the 1990's dot-com era,...
If there was any doubt about the willingness of some of Silicon Valleys leading venture capital firms to make Miami their new home base, they may be put to rest now.
During every economic boom, there are startup investors who appear on the scene from new corners. Some churn out; others earn the respect of the old guard over time. Jake Paul would be happy to be in the latter camp. Then again, the 24-year-old didn’t become a YouTube star by being conventional. Little wonder that […]
EQT Ventures, an investment firm based in Europe, which has raised over 1.2 billion ($1.4B USD) announced that it has promoted Laura Yao to partner. At the same time, the firm announced it recently hired Anne Raimondi, former SVP of Operations at Zendesk as operating partner. The company is based in Stockholm with offices in […]
Within 48 hours, the startup world experienced two momentous events: Y Combinator’s largest Demo Day ever, and the early investor exodus of Dispo, a photo-sharing app. Both events, while seemingly unrelated, taught us a lot about the importance, and difficulty, of due diligence in our current world. For background, early investors in Dispo distanced from the startup after a key investigation unearthed allegations around co-creator and popular YouTuber, David Dobrik.
For Callia Flowers, the Winnipeg technology-enabled flower delivery company, Mothers Day is like Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas Day and Boxing...
Investors are counting down to what will be a very busy week from Amazon's historic labor vote, key economic reports, and more details on President Biden's infrastructure plan.
You will have to wait a little longer to play all of these games.
Shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc. slipped 0.07% to $168.98 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock...
A coalition of 13 states filed one lawsuit in federal court in Louisiana, while Wyoming filed a its own lawsuit in federal court in that state. The states joining Louisianas suit included Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.
Shares of SBA Communications Corp. inched 0.01% higher to $274.14 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market,...
Shares of AT&T Inc. inched 0.03% higher to $30.00 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500...
/PRNewswire/ -- Manning & Napier, Inc. (NYSE: MN), Manning & Napier is pleased to announce it has been recognized as the Refinitiv Lipper Fund Awards Winner...
The move comes more than a year afterUberreleased its first safety report, detailing about 6,000 reports of sexual assault
Shares of Alliance Data Systems Corp. inched 0.16% higher to $109.04 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock...
The Architect of the U.S. Capitol, Brett Blanton, is expected to request a $67 million increase in the agency'syearly budgetfromthe House Appropriations Committee Thursday,totaling$865 million for the fiscal year 2022.
The findings in part contradict recent recommendations from the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that twomaskswere better than one
Amazon has acquired a startup in India that is helping offline stores go online, the e-commerce groups latest attempt to make inroads in the worlds second most populous nation where brick and mortar continue to drive more than 95% of sales. The American e-commerce group said on Tuesday evening that it has acquired Perpule, a […]
Applications for Startup Battlefield are now open! Founders, this past year has been challenging in ways words can’t encompass. But you are persevering and now is the time to show the world what you have been working on. TechCrunch is on the hunt for game-changing and ground-breaking startups from around the globe to feature in […]
The increase in easily accessible and scalable technologies, and an increase in mobile technology consumers, would be the reasons for the rise of this type of enterprise.
Amazon Web Services announced the launch of a new space startup assistance program on Tuesday.
Technical professionals in engineering, product management and data science can command some of Southeast Asia's top start-up salaries, according to a report.
Earlier this year Divvy, a Utah-based software company that provides corporate spend management software, raised a $165 million round at a $1.6 billion valuation. It followed its competitor Brex to unicorn-status as the market for financial services software and corporate payment solutions stayed red-hot in 2021 after a blockbuster 2020. Now Ramp, a competitor to […]
"We want to see a future where women entrepreneurs are running sustainable, revenue-generating businesses."
Software engineers Ben Eluan and Osezele Orukpe recently launched a business that allows merchants to send and receive money from anywhere in the world.
The tech scene has seen a 68% increase in jobs at the top 100 startups and high-growth companies since the pandemic hit, according to job site Work in Startups.
This morning Bunch announced that it has closed a total of $4.4 million in seed capital, including a new $1 million infusion this week. The company’s product, a mobile app, focuses on teaching leadership skills to the younger generations more accustomed to learning in smaller chunks, often on the go. Don’t roll your eyes, all […]
/PRNewswire/ -- Mission Control Communications, an award-winning communications agency focused on climate-tech breakthroughs, announced the promotion of former...
Selected from over 700 applicants globally, the 2021 winter cohort startups include ABF Creative, Abode Technologies, Cognitive ToyBox, Elly Health, Fashion Bomb Daily Shop, Kanarys, Lillii RNB, SecondKeys, SupportPay, Virtual i Technologies, and Zirtue companies with innovative strategies across sectors such as fintech, edtech, e-commerce, social networking, medtech, retail tech and enterprise software