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Comet announces $13M Series A for ML model building tool

There’s been a lot of investment in machine learning startups recently as companies try to push the notion into a wider variety of endeavors. Comet, a company that helps customers iterate on models in an experimentation process designed to even.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchApr 8th, 2021

Ford delays return-to-work plans until October

The automaker had previously planned to bring back salaried employees in July as part of a new hybrid work model but modified its plans after Michigan officials extended a ban on non-essential office work......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 22 min. ago

2022 iPhones said to include 48-megapixel camera, 8K video capture, and no "mini" model

A new report from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo indicates that Apple may drop the 5.4-inch iPhone from its 2022 lineup, and instead will only offer two mainstream and two high-end "Pro" models in 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch sizes. The company will still offer the 5.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Building customer-first relationships in a privacy-first world is critical

With clarity of vision, privacy can improve business outcomes. Prioritizing consumer trust and transparency is the right thing to do, and it can help the bottom line too. Travis Clinger Contributor S.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Hear how to raise big funding (and use it well) from FirstMark’s Rick Heitzmann and Orchard’s Court Cunningham

Orchard, founded in 2017, was relatively early to the proptech industry. The company, originally called Perch, focused on dual-trackers, which are folks who are both buying and selling a home simultaneously. FirstMark Capital led both the Series A an.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Daily Crunch: Coinbase goes public

Coinbase makes an impressive public debut, Dell spins out VMware and Ford announces a new hands-free driving system. This is your Daily Crunch for April 14, 2021. The big story: Coinbase goes public Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase went public today.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 21 min. ago

Epic Games" photorealistic character creator Metahuman released in early access

Back in February, Epic Games unveiled a cloud-based Unreal Engine tool called "Metahuman Creator" that allows graphic designers to quickly create CG 3D human models for use in video games or movies. Words alone can barely do justice to the realism of.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News10 hr. 21 min. ago

TCL 20 series expands with new 20 Pro 5G, 20L+, and 20L

TCL has announced three new phones in the TCL 20 series -- the TCL 20 Pro, 20L, and 20L+. The phones span price ranges and have varying features......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 22 min. ago

Zeta in talks with SoftBank to raise at over $1 billion valuation

Banking tech startup Zeta is inching closer to the much sought-after unicorn status as it talks to investors to finalize a new round, sources familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. SoftBank Vision Fund 2 is in talks to lead a ~$250 million Series.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 21 min. ago

TikTok funds first episodic public health series ‘VIRAL’ from NowThis

TikTok is taking another step towards directly funding publishers’ content with today’s announcement that it’s financially backing the production of media publisher NowThis’ new series, “VIRAL,” which will feature.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 21 min. ago

How Pilot charted a course of not raising too much money

A few weeks ago, we wrote about fintech Pilot raising a $100 million Series C that doubled the company’s valuation to $1.2 billion. Bezos Expeditions — Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ personal investment fund — and Whale Rock Capital joined the ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 49 min. ago

Honda taps H.E.R. for return of Civic Tour concert series, but must overcome livestream fatigue

H.E.R. will perform at the April 28 event hosted on Live Nation's Twitch channel as the automaker seeks to build buzz for the 2022 Civic......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 50 min. ago

GM to announce second U.S. battery plant, in Tenn., with LG Chem, report says

The plant will use a different, more cost-effective battery chemistry than the one the companies will offer from the joint-venture plant they are building in Ohio, Reuters reported......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 50 min. ago

Check out the tech leaders joining us on Extra Crunch Live in May

Extra Crunch Live, our weekly event series that connects founders with tech leaders, is really picking up speed. Recently, we had a conversation with Accel’s Dan Levine and Scale’s Alexandr Wang about how sometimes, unconventional VC deal.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

Honda taps H.E.R. for the return of its Civic Tour concert series, but must overcome livestream fatigue

H.E.R. will perform at the April 28 event hosted on Live Nation's Twitch channel as the automaker seeks to build buzz for the 2022 Civic......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 50 min. ago

PlexTrac raises $10M Series A round for its collaboration-centric security platform

PlexTrac, a Boise, ID-based security service that aims to provide a unified workflow automation platform for red and blue teams, today announced that it has raised a $10 million Series A funding round led by Noro-Moseley Partners and Madrona Venture.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 49 min. ago

Astranis raises $250M at a $1.4B valuation for smaller, cheaper geostationary communications satellites

Space startup Astranis has raised a $250 million Series C round to provide it with a capital injection to help scale manufacturing of its unique MicroGEO satellites — geostationary communications satellites that are much smaller than the typical ma.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 49 min. ago

Video: Drone test of Hera mission"s asteroid radar

This drone hauled a model of the Juventas CubeSat high into the air, as a practical test of the antennas designed to perform the first radar sounding of the interior of an asteroid......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 49 min. ago

TCL builds out the TCL 20 series with the new 20 Pro and 20L

TCL has announced three new phones in the TCL 20 series -- the TCL 20 Pro, 20L, and 20L+. The phones span price ranges and have varying features......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 50 min. ago

Dell’s all-new Inspiron laptop lineup includes a new 16-inch model

New Inspiron lineup includes a 14 2-in-1, and 13-, 14-, 15-, and 16-inch laptops. Enlarge / The back panel on this 2021 Inspiron 16 Plus is pretty minimal. (credit: Dell) This week, Dell is launching its 2021 Inspiron laptop line. The new line.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News16 hr. 22 min. ago

Outschool is the newest edtech unicorn

Outschool, a marketplace providing small-group, virtual after-school activities for children has raised a $75 million Series C led by Coatue and Tiger Global Management. TechCrunch first learned of the round from sources familiar with the transaction.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News17 hr. 21 min. ago