Anthony Levandowski Talks State Of Autonomous Tech, His New Startup Pronto

Last December, Anthony Levandowski—the brilliant autonomous vehicle engineer who gained notoriety during Waymo's $2.6 billion lawsuit against Uber—announced that he was back. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2019

Health-tech firm moves HQ to downtown Nashville, expects to double staff

Nashville has enticed another growing company to relocate its headquarters to town, this time from The Sunshine State. Health-tech startup Bridge Connector moved its base of operations into the Fifth Third Center last month, occupying 17,000 squa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

This Chicago tech company just raised $43 million and is about to take on car insurance in the land of Allstate and State Farm

Chicago startup Clearcover has raised $43 milli.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 22nd, 2019

Chinese state media distance Huawei arrest from U.S. trade talks

Chinese state media on Monday denounced the arrest of a top executive at tech giant Huawei , but did not link it to talks to resolve a trade dispute with the United States, an apparent effort not to undermine prospects for a deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 10th, 2018

These 15 Mass. tech startups raised more than $415M in October

Two companies raised rounds of $100 million, continuing the state's months-long streak of venture capital mega-rounds. The state saw its fair share of startup exits in October, as well......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

Rahm Emanuel talks Amazon, Elon Musk and Chicago tech

At the fourth annual Chicago Venture Summit in early October, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was touting his tenure and the impact it has had on Chicago’s tech and startup scene. Being interviewed by tastytrade co-founder and Co-CEO Kristi Ross, Emanuel spewe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

MotionMobs partners with Montgomery startup on tech training initiative

Montgomery-based startup, CodingSolutions, has partnered with Birmingham's MotionMobs to launch a new training program to prepare to software development talent from Alabama universities for career positions with companies across the state.  “Ou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

Founder of hospitality startup talks about why entrepreneurs need to "fall in love with a problem"

Hipcamp provides available camping information on all state and national public campgrounds and unlocks access to hundreds of thousands of acres of private land for camping and outdoor recreation, creating revenue streams for landowners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

InnCreTech CEO talks mentoring "bleeding-edge" startups

New Jersey is where tech evolves. That's according to entrepreneur Ritika Singh, who says New York may draw a lot of talent, but Garden State-based startups are eager and hungry for growth. One of the places assisting these startups is Princeton, N......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

IBM"s Go-To Disrupter Runs Toward Faster Growth

Executive Bridget van Kralingen talks about the traits of successful leaders and building the tech giant’s blockchain startup......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 25th, 2018

Anthony Levandowski, the engineer at the center of the Uber/Waymo legal battle, has been tied to another upcoming autonomous vehicle project

Otto In 2017, Anthony Levandowski was in the middle of a scandal involving Uber, his employer at the time, and Waymo, his former employer. He was a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

UK minister to visit India on Monday to strengthen tech alliance

The Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific, who is also in charge of India, will also hold talks on cyber security, energy and girls' education during his visit to New Delhi and Hyderabad.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 5th, 2018

Pittsburgh self-driving car startup moves into Tech Forge

Well-funded Aurora plants its flag in new Lawrenceville building by RIDC, joining Uber Advanced Technologies Group and Argo AI to bolster the autonomous vehicle industry in city's Robotics Row......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Global accelerator selects Plantation startup co-founders

Fastmind co-founders Jorge and Eddy Prado were selected as Endeavor Entrepreneurs at the global accelerator's 85th International Selection Panel (ISP). Their Plantation-based advertising tech firm will begin receiving services from Endeavor Miami.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 51 min. ago

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: source

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half of the cash for Abu Dhabi's state investor Mubadala Investment Co's new $400 million fund investing in European start-ups, a source familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reuters17 hr. 21 min. ago

SoftBank invests in Mubadala"s new $400 million European tech fund: FT

Japan's SoftBank Group has provided nearly half the cash for the new $400 million fund by Abu Dhabi's state-owned Mubadala Investment Co that aims to back European start-ups, the Financial Times reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters20 hr. 21 min. ago

Boeing Will Build the Navy"s New Autonomous Submarine

The company's defense arm notches a high-tech win......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 16th, 2019

The tech whiz behind Vine and HQ Trivia made millions in his 20s — and died at 34

Self-taught coder Colin Kroll shot to startup fame, allowing him to live life in a fast lane......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2019

China-U.S. trade talks "making a final sprint": state media

Chinese state media on Saturday expressed cautious optimism over trade talks between the United States and China, a day after President Xi Jinping said a week of discussions had produced "step-by-step" progress......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 15th, 2019

Impactive Capital Receives Startup Capital From CalSTRS

A new activist fund launched this week with startup capital from the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) – only the second fund the pension fund has helped get started in the past decade. Impactive Capi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 15th, 2019

Ohio State unveils more details on west campus "innovation district"

Ohio State University's west campus just got a whole lot more interesting. Ohio State announced on Friday two proposed building sites that will support research and tech commercialization in what the school is calling its "Innovation District." This wee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2019