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And the winner of Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF 2018 is… Forethought – TechCrunch

At the very beginning, there were 21 startups. After three days of incredibly fierce competition, we now have a winner. Startups participating in the Startup Battlefield have all been hand-picked to participate in our highly competitive startup competition. They all presented in front of multiple groups of VCs and tech leaders serving as judges for […]

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DARPA announces $2B investment in AI – TechCrunch

At a symposium in Washington DC on Friday, DARPA  href=”https://www.darpa.mil/news-events/2018-09-07″ target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>announced plans to invest $2 billion in artificial intelligence research over the next five years. In a program called “AI Next,” the agency now has over 20 programs currently in the works and will focus on “enhancing the security and resiliency of machine learning and […]

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Fast-growing game engine startup Unity loses its CFO – TechCrunch

Unity Technologies, the highly valued startup behind one of the most popular game development tools, lost its CFO Mike Foley earlier this summer, Business Insider (paywalled) first reported. A company spokesperson confirmed the CFO’s departure, saying it was a “friendly and mutual decision between both parties,” while also noting that the company was searching for […]

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Dozens of popular iPhone apps caught sending user location data to monetization firms – TechCrunch

A group of security researchers say dozens of popular iPhone apps are quietly sharing the location data of “tens of millions of mobile devices” with third-party data monetization firms. Almost all require access to a user’s location data to work properly like weather and fitness apps, but share that data often as a way to […]

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