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Telenor inks deal with AWS to expand 5G core transformation

5G RCR Wireless | Jan. 21, 2022, 12:27 p.m.

Nordic carrier Telenor signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to help expand its 5G core transformation, the telco said in a release. The telco said that the new deal will allow it to deliver new 5G and edge services to enterprise customers worldwide. As part of the agreement, Telenor and AWS […]The post Telenor inks deal with AWS to expand 5G core transformation appeared first on RCR Wireless News.

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Francisco Partners scoops up remains of IBM’s Watson Health unit

TechCrunch | Jan. 21, 2022, 10 a.m.

In what has to be considered an anticlimactic ending, IBM sold off the data assets of its Watson Health unit to private equity firm Francisco Partners today. The two firms did not share the purchase price, but previous reports pegged the value at around $1 billion. Under the terms of the deal Francisco is grabbing […]

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Helbiz Expands Global Partnership with Segway

Business Wire | Jan. 21, 2022, 8:30 a.m.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Helbiz--Helbiz (NASDAQ: HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility and the first in its sector to be listed on Nasdaq, today announced the expansion of its partnership with Segway, a leader in personal transportation services. Through this expanded partnership, Segway will supply a wide range of vehicles, from electric scooters to electric bikes, which Helbiz will distribute globally in the cities where it operates. This will enable Helbiz to reach the remarkable milestone of m

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Busy, Busy, Busy

Connected World | Jan. 21, 2022, 12:01 a.m.

Not every infrastructure company has been waiting for governments to fund new programs. One, AECOM, has been starting projects, winning bids, and preparing for the future increase in business the carious infrastructure bills will provide. The company is leading the effort to obtain the consents and permits for the Humber Zero project, which will contribute [...]The post Busy, Busy, Busy appeared first on Connected World.

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An early bet on Solana and others has led to a new, $500M fund for Foundation Capital

TechCrunch | Jan. 20, 2022, 4:23 p.m.

Foundation Capital, an early-stage venture firm with offices in Palo Alto and San Francisco, has been around for 27 years, in many iterations. It has been sprawling, it has been small, it has thrived, it has teetered. In 2022, it’s in expansion mode once again. Three years after closing its ninth fund with $350 million […]

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Give yourself a leading-edge in the IT industry by becoming Cisco-certified

VentureBeat | Jan. 20, 2022, 4 p.m.

Employment opportunities in IT continue to rise, with salaries often above $100K. With Cisco certification you can become a part of this exciting industry.

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Facebook, Instagram pull down fake accounts targeting Scotland - CNET

CNET | Jan. 20, 2022, 2 p.m.

The social media giant said the Iranian-linked accounts posed as locals in Scotland and England.

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This Fallout TV Show Is a Terrible Idea—Unless It's a Comedy

Wired | Jan. 20, 2022, 1:27 p.m.

Game studio Bethesda’s successful franchise is full of surrealist comedy, and Amazon’s forthcoming adaptation should reflect this.

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New Greylock venture partner Mustafa Suleyman is looking for AI’s next best thing

TechCrunch | Jan. 20, 2022, 1 p.m.

Suleyman says the time has come for AI due to the ecosystem maturing and more people understand the strengths and limitations of AI and how to use it.

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Telenor expands deal with AWS

Light Reading | Jan. 20, 2022, 11:30 a.m.

Telenor said it will expand its work with AWS, including running the mobile core for its Vimla service inside AWS.

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Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs unveils MechaFight Club NFT game

VentureBeat | Jan. 20, 2022, 11 a.m.

Irreverent Labs aims to change the game industry with some very fancy looking chickens. Born from the mind of Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood, the Seattle-based blockchain game company has unveiled its first game: MechaFightClub. The characters are mechanical-looking roosters that are reminiscent of cock fighting, but Sood thinks of them as hilarious figures in […]

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Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs unveils MechaFight Club NFT game

VentureBeat | Jan. 20, 2022, 11 a.m.

Irreverent Labs aims to change the game industry with some very fancy looking chickens. Born from the mind of Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood, the Seattle-based blockchain game company has unveiled its first game: MechaFightClub. The characters are mechanical-looking roosters that are reminiscent of cock fighting, but Sood thinks of them as hilarious figures in […]

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Diversio secures fresh capital to diagnose companies’ DEI pain points

TechCrunch | Jan. 20, 2022, 9 a.m.

Diversio uses AI technology, data analytics and knowledgeable subject matter experts to find where a company’s process is breaking down and create an action plan to get it back on track.

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Zingtree turns complex customer service processes into clear action plans

TechCrunch | Jan. 20, 2022, 8:45 a.m.

Customer service is making and breaking companies over the past two years as shopping moved online and consumers wanted more out of the traditional service companies were offering. Zingtree provides interactive contact center software that guides agents to the next best action so that they can cater to even the most discerning customer. To continue […]

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Iteris Sets Fiscal Third Quarter 2022 Conference Call for Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. ET

Business Wire | Jan. 20, 2022, 8:30 a.m.

SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $ITI #IoT--Iteris will conduct a conference call on Thursday, February 3 to discuss its financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2021.

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Helbiz Partners with Vmoto Soco to Expand Fleet in Italy

Business Wire | Jan. 20, 2022, 8:30 a.m.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Helbiz--Helbiz (NASDAQ: HLBZ), a global leader in micro-mobility and the first in its sector to be listed on Nasdaq, today announced an extension of its collaboration with Vmoto Soco (ASX: VMT), an Australian company specializing in the production of electric two-wheeled vehicles. The partnership first began last year as Helbiz deployed Vmoto Soco electric mopeds to run its Helbiz Kitchen operations in Milan. With the expansion of this partnership, Vmoto Soco will provide Hel

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Sundance Film Fest 2022 goes virtual again, with movie streams and bleeding-edge art - CNET

CNET | Jan. 20, 2022, 8 a.m.

You can stream Sundance's indie films right from your coach, and its envelope-pushing New Frontier program beams you to a virtual spaceship art gallery.

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Are You Sure You Know What a Photograph Is?

Wired | Jan. 20, 2022, 8 a.m.

Once, I thought I had a definition of photography. Today, surrounded by thermal cameras, lidar, 3D printers, and AI software, I am not so sure.

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Sundance Film Festival 2022 launches virtually today: Everything a geek should know - CNET

CNET | Jan. 20, 2022, 8 a.m.

You can stream Sundance's indie films right from your couch, and its envelope-pushing New Frontier program beams you to a virtual spaceship gallery of bleeding-edge tech art.

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Simulation Tech Can Help Predict the Biggest Threats

Wired | Jan. 20, 2022, 7 a.m.

In the face of myriad global problems, Single Synthetic Environments will make life and death decisions easier to navigate.

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AI bias harms over a third of businesses, 81% want more regulation

Artificial Intelligence News | Jan. 20, 2022, 5:34 a.m.

AI bias is already harming businesses and there’s significant appetite for more regulation to help counter the problem. The findings come from the State of AI Bias report by DataRobot in collaboration with the World Economic Forum and global academic leaders. The report involved responses from over 350 organisations across industries. Kay Firth-Butterfield, Head of... Read more »The post AI bias harms over a third of businesses, 81% want more regulation appeared first on AI News.

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