Software Motor Company, which develops software to make electric motors in HVAC systems more efficient, raises $25M from BMW to apply its tech to electric cars (Eric Walz/Futurecar.com)

Bear Robotics, which is developing autonomous robot waiters, raises $32M Series A led by SoftBank  — …

Here are all 21 companies from Alchemist Accelerator’s latest batch

We’re down in Sunnyvale, CA today, where Alchemist Accelerator is hosting a demo day for its…

How Mobile Apps Are Improving Access to Healthcare Services

America boasts the most advanced medical care in the world. Biomedical researchers here represent the vanguard…

Mac users are getting bombarded by laughably unsophisticated malware

Kaspersky Lab reader comments 71 with 51 posters participating Share this story Almost two years have…

U.S. Senate committee tackles shortage of 5G tower climbers

While 5G cellular networks are beginning to spread across the United States, comprehensive rollouts of the…

China’s CRISPR twins might have had their brains inadvertently enhanced

The brains of two genetically edited girls born in China last year may have been changed…

IBM snaps out of its revenue doldrums, breaking a five-quarter losing streak in Q4

International Business Machines is living a case study of a large, established company vying to transform.…

The 8 Best Tech Conferences in 2020

The world of tech is in constant flux, and it can feel challenging to keep up…

Report: Bezos’ phone uploaded GBs of personal data after getting Saudi prince’s WhatsApp message

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Dying Light 2 will miss its spring 2020 release window

Developer Techland announced today that Dying Light 2 will be missing its spring 2020 release window.…

Why AI is a threat to democracy—and what we can do to stop it

Amy Webb, futurist, NYU professor, and award-winning author, has spent much of the last decade researching,…

DARPA-backed Soft Robotics raises $23 million for autonomous grippers and sorters

Soft Robotics raised another $23 million to continue developing its solutions to the seemingly intractable problems…

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2019, curated by Bill Gates

I was honored when MIT Technology Review invited me to be the first guest curator of…

Court rules Mike Rothenberg must fork over more than $31 million to settle SEC allegations

Mike Rothenberg, the once high-flying VC bent on bringing the party to Silicon Valley, must now…

How Robocallers Get Your Phone Number?

Getting a robocall from a telemarketing agency is deemed normal these days. But hey! is it…

As attacks begin, Citrix ships patch for VPN vulnerability

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SenseTime’s AI generates realistic deepfake videos

Deepfakes — media that takes a person in an existing image, audio recording, or video and…

Bill Gates explains why we should all be optimists

There are a lot of worries today about technology’s harmful effects. How do you retain your…