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

Bay Area real estate tech startup expands further into Texas

Rapid growth and talk of "Texas tailwinds" has one of the Bay Area's hottest startups expanding further in the Lone Star State......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

Israeli self-driving tech startup opens U.S. headquarters in Tempe

The company's autonomous vehicle technology uses vision-based, real-time mapping software to identify the route and any obstructions or pedestrians without requiring an online connection or GPS......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 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

How will Chicago’s new mayor approach tech?

Local startup leaders weigh in with their thoughts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 10 min. ago

Madison health tech startup Redox raises $33M

Madison startup Redox, which developed a secure network for exchanging health care data, has closed on a $33 million round of funding, according to a company news release. The funding round was led by Boston-based Battery Ventures. Other investors.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Why Airbnb, Tishman Speyer and others invested $160M in lodging startup Lyric

The San Francisco-based lodging and real estate tech company aims to turn a segment of the industry around with the help of apartment owners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Why Airbnb, Tishman Speyer and others invested $160 million in this startup

The San Francisco-based lodging and real estate tech company aims to turn this segment of the lodging industry around with the help of apartment owners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Logistics tech startup Flowspace raises $12 million

Flowspace, an on-demand warehousing and fulfillment technology company, has raised $12 million in funds to improve its cloud-based platform and expand its network. The Series A funding round was led by Canvas Ventures, with participation from Mom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

AN UNLIKELY REVOLUTIONARY: How Tristan Harris went from working at Apple and Google to consulting with heads of state about how to reform Silicon Valley (FB, GOOGL)

Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty In recent years, Tristan Harris has become one of the most prominent critics of the tech industry. Harris got his start with a presentation he made while at Google high.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 15th, 2019