Zoom brings a dash of augmented reality and artificial intelligence to meetings in latest release – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch At Zoomtopia, Zoom’s very first user conference this week, the company announced a series of enhancements to its popular meeting software including the introduction of augmented reality meetings, automated intelligent transcripts and […]

Tech giants told to remove extremist content much faster – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Tech giants are once again being urged to do more to tackle the spread of online extremism on their platforms. Leaders of the UK, France and Italy are taking time out at a […]

Uber says Waymo wants $2.6 billion for one allegedly stolen trade secret – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch During a tense exchange, Judge William Alsup allowed an Uber lawyer to disclose that Alphabet’s Waymo is seeking $2.6 billion for a single allegedly stolen trade secret. There are currently nine trade […]

Matternet’s autonomous delivery drones can now refuel and reload by themselves – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Matternet, a startup building autonomous drones for delivery, has been working to commercialize its tech via transportation of blood and pathology samples to labs. Taking traffic out of the equation has already shown […]

Amazon is working on smart glasses to house Alexa AI, says FT – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Amazon is working on building a pair of smart glasses to house its Alexa voice assistant, and a home security camera that could be linked to its existing Echo connected devices to […]

Google Cloud’s Natural Language API gets content classification and more granular sentiment analysis – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Google Cloud announced two updates this morning to its Natural Language API. Specifically users will now have access to content classification and entity sentiment analysis. These features are particularly valuable for brands […]

TalkIQ raises $14 million Series A to give enterprises AI insights into voice communication – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch There’s no shortage of startups building their brands around AI for enterprise. And within the enterprise, few spaces are as competitive as AI-powered voice analytics. TalkIQ is the latest company in the […]

Salesforce Ventures launches $50 m fund to encourage AI development on Salesforce platform – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Salesforce Einstein, the AI toolset for Salesforce.com, turned one today and to celebrate Salesforce Ventures announced a $50 million fund to encourage startups to build AI-fueled applications on top of Salesforce. Over the years many successful […]