DARPA-backed Soft Robotics raises $23 million for autonomous grippers and sorters

Soft Robotics raised another $23 million to continue developing its solutions to the seemingly intractable problems…

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2019, curated by Bill Gates

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Court rules Mike Rothenberg must fork over more than $31 million to settle SEC allegations

Mike Rothenberg, the once high-flying VC bent on bringing the party to Silicon Valley, must now…

How Robocallers Get Your Phone Number?

Getting a robocall from a telemarketing agency is deemed normal these days. But hey! is it…

As attacks begin, Citrix ships patch for VPN vulnerability

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SenseTime’s AI generates realistic deepfake videos

Deepfakes — media that takes a person in an existing image, audio recording, or video and…

Bill Gates explains why we should all be optimists

There are a lot of worries today about technology’s harmful effects. How do you retain your…

How scooter charging startups want to make the industry more profitable

In an industry where unit economics are low, operators are seeking ways to improve margins while…

IoT in 2020: It’s all Coming Together

Technology commentators are predicting that 2020 is going to see an acceleration of new tech entering…

WeLeakInfo gets pwned by FBI; Dutch, Irish police arrest alleged breach brokers

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