After rebranding to Puls and raising new cash, CellSavers wants to help set up your smart gadgets – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch CellSavers, the on-demand smartphone and tablet repair service, is rebranding its business to Puls and expanding its suite of services to include most smart devices in a home. The San Francisco-based company […]

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will discuss the future of artificial intelligence and more at Disrupt SF – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch From smart assistants like Alexa and Siri to the latest bleeding edge advancements in robotics, there’s no buzzier buzzwords in the tech world than artificial intelligence. The topic of AI has been […]

Beijing’s public transport system gets an app for paying fares — but Apple isn’t invited – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Apple continues to be locked out of China’s massive mobile payments space. The latest reminder came this week when Beijing’s transportation system opened up to smartphone payments… via an Android app. Already […]

IBM touts improved distributed training time for visual recognition models – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Two months ago, Facebook’s AI Research Lab (FAIR) published some impressive training times for massively distributed visual recognition models. Today IBM is firing back with some numbers of its own. IBM’s research […]

Iflix raises $133M for its Netflix-style service for emerging markets – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Iflix, an Asia-based startup providing Netflix-like streaming services in emerging markets, has landed $133 million in fresh funding to accelerate its business. The investment was led by U.S. media conglomerate Hearst, which […]

Report: Xiaomi is world’s top wearable maker for first time as Fitbit sales slide – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Xiaomi’s good run has continued after a research firm founded that the Chinese firm has ranked top for sales of wearable devices worldwide for the first. Sales of Fitbit devices, meanwhile, plunged […]