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Boosted.ai currently has a client base of over 40, attracting global asset managers as well as hedge funds and ETF providers.
Highspot’s Amazon Web Services-hosted tools leverage AI to generate playbooks as well as custom seller and buyer experiences.
Future Fertility CEO Diana Olusanmi told BetaKit that many of the other firms operating in the fertility space have focused on the embryo, while Future Fertility is “the first company to offer non-invasive egg assessment for patients through their fertility clinics.”
BigPanda transforms into a unicorn after $190M raise (CRUNCHBASE)
The new round was led by Advent International and Insight Partners, with participation by other existing investors. Founded in 2012, the company has raised more than $310 million, according to Crunchbase data.
Kevin Sandhu reviews his list of the 11 Canadian tech companies to watch in 2021 to check in on how they fared over the past year. In 2021, Sandhu tagged Bluedot, Clutch, Symend, Ollie Order, Craver Solutions, Synctera, Showbie, Elastic Garage, Synex Medical, Lufa Farms, and LifeSpeak as worth watching.
Ecopia plans to use its AI mapping systems to mine a variety of geospatial datasets, and identify service locations for broadband across rural Canada, including in many locations in remote and Indigenous communities.
Vista Equity Partners has been buying up software used in schools. Parents want to know what the companies do with kids’ data.
Lewis Hower, Managing Director at Silicon Valley Bank, explains the investor mindset and how it can impact startup valuations.
SoftBank invests in artificial-intelligence startup Qraft Technologies (WALL STREET JOURNAL)
Qraft, which manages $1.7 billion for Asian banks and insurance companies and through its lineup of U.S.-listed exchange-traded funds, built a software platform that mines market data for promising stocks.
The letter’s recommendations include revising the proposed AI policy to better account for compromised data, bolstering the approval and review process of new technologies, and adjusting its risk categorization of certain tools.
The FBI on Dec. 30 signed a deal with Clearview AI for an $18,000 subscription license to the company’s facial recognition technology.
TrojAI secures $3 million in seed funding to protect AI solutions against security threats (BETAKIT)
TrojAI CEO James Stewart told BetaKit that the company has already added four people to its team of eight, and over the next six months plans to bring on two or three more new staff.