Business > Technology

These 12 VC firms have most actively invested in early-stage AI startups over the past 20 years

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement
Over the past two decades, artificial intelligence has quickly become one of the most buzzy technologies.
Giants like IBM have doubled-down on AI-backed offerings , while a rush of startups have emerged that are trying to use the tech to overhaul operations ranging from stocking shelves to supply chain negotiations .
Along with that has come a bonanza of venture capital funding that has created so-called unicorns like Indigo Ag, UiPath , and SenseTime. In the past 20 years, investors have poured roughly $407 billion into AI startups, per data firm PitchBook.
Since...
Read more ...

 

An investment firm that offers a unique alternative to venture capital has doubled its revenue this year - and it just hired a 20-year veteran from JP Morgan

An investment firm that offers a unique alternative to venture capital has doubled its revenue this year - and it just hired a 20-year veteran from JP Morgan

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement
Clearbanc, a startup that loans money to other startups for a fee and a share of their revenue, said its business has increased more than 100% in a year when companies are rushing to stash cash as a safeguard against the pandemic.
The Toronto company recently hired Curt Sigfstead, a 22-year veteran from JP Morgan where he led the West Coast technology investment banking team, growing it into a financial powerhouse. As its chief financial officer, Sigfstead will be responsible for raising capital from investors to fund startups and collecting client...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Technology      Tech  


American Medical Association slams Trump's claim that doctors are making...

American Medical Association slams Trump's claim that doctors are making money from listing COVID-19 as cause of death, as cases continue to climb

Summary List Placement The American Medical Association hit back on Friday after President Donald Trump falsely suggested doctors are inflating COVID-19 death counts for money... Read more ...

Twitter allows New York Post account to tweet again after contested Hunter...

Twitter allows New York Post account to tweet again after contested Hunter Biden story led the company to update hacked materials policy

Summary List Placement Twitter announced Friday that the New York Post's Twitter account can now tweet again, reversing previous enforcement action it had taken against the... Read more ...

How to sign into your OneDrive account in Windows 10 to access all of your...

How to sign into your OneDrive account in Windows 10 to access all of your saved files

Summary List Placement Before you can use Microsoft OneDrive , you need to sign into your account and link it to your Windows computer. After you do that, any files stored in... Read more ...

Apple warns lower App Store fee will 'materially' impact financial results

Apple warns lower App Store fee will 'materially' impact financial results

Apple admits that the App Store does in fact make it a lot of money. What you need to know Apple warned investors about the impact of App Store fee changes. The company... Read more ...

A federal judge just blocked President Trump's nationwide TikTok ban, citing...

A federal judge just blocked President Trump's nationwide TikTok ban, citing the administration's 'hypothetical' national security concerns

Summary List Placement A federal judge just blocked President Trump's nationwide TikTok ban, saying that his national security concerns were "hypothetical." The injunction was... Read more ...

How your drink of choice is linked to who you're voting for in 2020

How your drink of choice is linked to who you're voting for in 2020

Summary List Placement In a campaign between two teetotalers, Americans' preference of alcoholic beverages can say something about their choice for president. A series of... Read more ...

Google Cloud's earnings show that it's in 'investment mode' and gearing up...

Google Cloud's earnings show that it's in 'investment mode' and gearing up for even stronger growth, analysts say

Summary List Placement Google Cloud grew 45% year-over-year and generated over $3.4 billion in revenue in Q3, the company announced Thursday, along with the news that it plans... Read more ...

Rays decline Charlie Morton's option in free-agency shakeup

Rays decline Charlie Morton's option in free-agency shakeup

Just days after the Rays saved Charlie Morton to start a potential Game 7 of the World Series, Tampa Bay is letting the two-time All-Star hit the open market. The American... Read more ...

How COVID-19 affects the 2020 race: People who know someone infected with...

How COVID-19 affects the 2020 race: People who know someone infected with coronavirus are more likely to support Biden

Summary List Placement COVID-19 cases continue to soar across the nation, and with less than a week until Election Day, the Trump campaign may be in serious trouble. According... Read more ...

The best small business credit cards of 2020

The best small business credit cards of 2020

Summary List Placement The best small business credit cards: Best sign-up bonus: Ink Business Preferred® Credit Card Best for premium travel benefits: The Business Platinum®... Read more ...