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Elon Musk launches cheap tunnels from The Boring Company to big names

Expand / Potential tunnel project linking Sydney (Australia) to the West. Elon Musk – CEO of Tesla, SpaceX and The Boring Company – presented his new tunnel drilling capabilities to elected officials elected as well as to the director of… Continue Reading →

Amazon knows what you buy. And he builds a great advertising company from that.

The major online advertising networks offer different ways to target customers. A brand that sells women's running shirts could turn to Google to look for people that the company considers women and want to run based on their search and… Continue Reading →

Network of IDG contributors: the viewpoint of a CIO on the formula of people, processes and technologies for the success of the company

When Harold Leavitt invented the phrase people, process and technology In his 1964 article, Applied Organization Changes in Industry, he had never imagined how often it would be used to identify the key elements of a company's success. However, many… Continue Reading →

Meron Gribetz of Meta Company: High AR Headset Ambitions at Bank Selling

This week, I spoke on the phone with Meron Gribetz, founder of Meta Company and his ambitions in RA, and explained to him what happened to the start-up, run out of ############################################################################ 39, money in the last nine months. If… Continue Reading →

Indonesian transport company Go-Jek acquires Philippines-based fintech start-up, according to sources, for $ 72 million, in anticipation of an expansion project in the country

The creation of Go-Jek in the Philippines has had problems earlier this month due to its ownership structure, but this does not prevent the Indonesian company from investing in the market. Today, Go-Jek announced that it had acquired the local… Continue Reading →

Strategy Robot, founded by the creators of an artificial intelligence robot that beat four of the best Texas Hold 'Em professional players, signs a $ 10 million, two-year contract with the company. 39th US Army

In 2017, a poker robot called Libratus hit the headlines beating four top players in Texas Hold 'Em. Limitless. Now, Libratus's technology is being adapted to face opponents of another kind, serving the US military. Libratus – Latin for Balanced… Continue Reading →

After the death of Meta in AR startup, the CEO of the company said that the anonymous investor who acquired his assets will continue to take over existing Meta products

"It's a pretty dramatic moment in my life." To say that Meron Gribetz, co-founder of Meta, the new business of augmented reality headsets, has had a busy time, is a euphemism. Meta made headlines in September, after suspending the bulk… Continue Reading →

Vic Gundotra is leaving his position as CEO of AliveCor, but will remain on the board of directors, which is expected to announce a replacement within the company in the coming weeks.

Vic Gundotra has left his position as CEO of AliveCor for personal reasons, said the manager at CNBC. "I leave the company in a strong position," he said. "We all love Vic," said David Albert, founder and medical director of… Continue Reading →

Alation, which indexes the databases of a company to create a data search catalog, raises $ 50 million in Series C, under the direction of Sapphire Ventures

Alation, a start-up that helps explore a company's databases to build a data search catalog, today announced a $ 50 million investment in Series C. The round was led by Sapphire Ventures and Salesforce Ventures. Existing investors Costanoa Ventures, Data… Continue Reading →

Tyto Care, an on-demand telehealth company, adds Sanford Health, Itochu and Shenzhen Capital Group as strategic investors

Tyto Care, a telehealth company that allows physicians to conduct remote examinations on demand, today announced that it has added $ 9 million to its Series C, bringing the total to $ 33.5 million. The new funding comes from strategic… Continue Reading →

Match Group and IAC are claiming $ 250 million in damages against Sean Rad, founder of Tinder, alleging that he had copied company files and other confidential information.

PHOTO FILE: Sean Rad, CEO of Tinder, during the celebration of the IPO of Match Group on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange, in New York on November 20, 2015. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – Online dating service Match Group Inc…. Continue Reading →

Niantic, the company behind Pokémon Go, raises $ 245 million for C-series, led by IVP with a valuation of $ 4 billion, and says it works for Harry Potter games

Niantic Augmented Reality developer Announced Wednesday to have raised $ 245 million as part of a round of C Series financing led by venture capital firm IVP. In 2015, Niantic became an independent, $ 35 million, privately held A Series… Continue Reading →

Pew survey of 963 Facebook users in the United States: 74% did not know that the company compiled lists of their interests and features to target ads; 51% were uncomfortable with this

A study by the Pew Research Center indicates that most Facebook users still do not know how the company follows them and profiles them for advertising targeting purposes. Pew found that three-quarters (74%) of Facebook users did not know that… Continue Reading →

GM's Cruise Autonomous Tourism Company traces course to set up Seattle team

Cruise Automation's autonomous car, Chevy Bolt, took a scenic tour of Seattle, including the Pike Place market, over the weekend. (Cruise Automation Photo / Stephen Brashear) Seattle's "technical conference", sponsored this week by GM's autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Cruise Automation, had… Continue Reading →

Evan Spiegel says Tim Stone, CFO of Snap, who joined Amazon in the company eight months ago, has resigned but will stay until February 5 to ease the transition.

The departure comes at a difficult time for the company, which has to deal with a declining user base and a falling stock. Snap has had an exodus of executives over the past year, including Chief Human Resources Officer Jason… Continue Reading →

Smartsheet Acquires Slope, a Seattle-based company, that helps companies manage the process of producing creative projects, for an undisclosed amount

Slope co-founder Brian Bosché and Dan Bloom at GeekWire Startup Day 2016. (GeekWire photo) Smartsheet did not have to go far to make its second acquisition. The collaborative software company based in Bellevue, Washington State, has launched Slope, a small… Continue Reading →

UK company plans to launch Braille electronic reading

A British company plans to launch a braille e-reader this year for blind people, which should significantly improve their reading experience and avoid them hanging around large volumes of print. Since it's been developed by Louis Braille in the 19th… Continue Reading →

Singaporean company IHiS sacked two employees and fined five top executives, including a managing director, during the June 2018 SingHealth cyberattack, in which 1.5 million personal data were stolen

SINGAPORE: Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS) fired two employees for negligence following a cyber attack on SingHealth, in which personal information of 1.5 million patients was stolen, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. IHiS, the central IT agency responsible for… Continue Reading →

Bird scooter hire company apologizes to Cory Doctorow after threatening legal retaliation for a post on a blog about modifying Bird scooters.

A scooter company apologized after publishing a journalist legally threatened on a blog post about his scooters. The start-up Bird offers electric scooters in about 40 cities in the United States, which are hired via an application. Bird accused Cory… Continue Reading →

Israeli cyberintelligence company denies its role in killing Khashoggi, but will not "deny or confirm" Saudi sales

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, 2011. Photo: Virginia Mayo (Grouvy Today) One of the co-founders of the Israeli cyber-intelligence firm, behind the NSO group's powerful Pegasus phone monitoring software, denied that their products were… Continue Reading →

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