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CyCognito nabs $100M to fight cyberattacks with bots

CYCOGNITO NABS $100M TO FIGHT CYBERATTACKS WITH BOTS

CyCognito, a startup developing a bot-based platform to fight cyberattacks, has raised $100 million in venture funding.

Aqua Security acquires Argon to protect the software supply chain

AQUA SECURITY ACQUIRES ARGON TO PROTECT THE SOFTWARE SUPPLY CHAIN

Aqua Security said it will add new application security features to its cloud-native protection platform with the acquisition of Argon.

 
 
 
Deloitte predicts 2022 chip shortage, AI regulation, entertainment churn, and sustainable push

DELOITTE PREDICTS 2022 CHIP SHORTAGE, AI REGULATION, ENTERTAINMENT CHURN, AND SUSTAINABLE PUSH

The new year will see a continued chip shortage, an increase in regulation for AI, and a push for sustainability in smartphones.

Google and Qualcomm collaborate to accelerate AI development

GOOGLE AND QUALCOMM COLLABORATE TO ACCELERATE AI DEVELOPMENT

Qualcomm claims it will be the first System-on-a-Chip customer to offer the Google Cloud Vertex AI Neural Architecture Search services.

 
 
 
How to use the right data for growth marketing in a privacy-centric world

HOW TO USE THE RIGHT DATA FOR GROWTH MARKETING IN A PRIVACY-CENTRIC WORLD

How to use the right data for growth marketing in an increasingly privacy-centric era to become more innovative and ahead of the competition.

Amazon unveils new security features for AWS Lake Formation

AMAZON UNVEILS NEW SECURITY FEATURES FOR AWS LAKE FORMATION

Amazon Web Services announced row- and cell-level security for the AWS Lake Formation data lake service at re:Invent 2021.

 
 
 
Atomera breathes new life into Moore's law with better power efficiency

ATOMERA BREATHES NEW LIFE INTO MOORE'S LAW WITH BETTER POWER EFFICIENCY

Chip startup Atomera said it can breathe new life into Moore's law with better power efficiency for analog chips.

Collaborative financial planning and analysis platform Abacum raises $25M

COLLABORATIVE FINANCIAL PLANNING AND ANALYSIS PLATFORM ABACUM RAISES $25M

Abacum, a collaborative, cloud-based FP&A platform for scale-up companies, has raised $25 million in a series A funding round.

 
 
 
Trustpage lands $5M to boost security transparency for SaaS vendors

TRUSTPAGE LANDS $5M TO BOOST SECURITY TRANSPARENCY FOR SAAS VENDORS

Trustpage, a startup that allows B2B SaaS vendors to easily share data security and privacy information, has raised a $5 million seed...

Quinyx lands $50M to help companies find gig workers

QUINYX LANDS $50M TO HELP COMPANIES FIND GIG WORKERS

Quinyx, which offers a gig worker management platform for employers, has raised $50 million in venture capital.

 
 
 
Amazon Web Services unveils enhanced cloud vulnerability management

AMAZON WEB SERVICES UNVEILS ENHANCED CLOUD VULNERABILITY MANAGEMENT

Amazon Web Services announced new cloud security capabilities at re:Invent 2021, including updates for the Amazon Inspector service.

COMPANY OF HEROES 3 MULTIPLAYER PRE-ALPHA DEMO WILL DEBUT ON STEAM

Sega and Relic Entertainment said they're launching a demo for Company of Heroes 3 multiplayer on Steam starting on Tuesday.

 
 
 
Starburst launches fully-managed cross-cloud analytics

STARBURST LAUNCHES FULLY-MANAGED CROSS-CLOUD ANALYTICS

Starburst has announced a new fully-managed cross-cloud analytics product that makes it easier to query data hosted on any public cloud.

Armis expands past IoT with $300M for ‘comprehensive' asset security

ARMIS EXPANDS PAST IOT WITH $300M FOR ‘COMPREHENSIVE' ASSET SECURITY

Armis provides visibility and security for IT, IoT, and other enterprise assets, and has grown its valuation from $2 billion to $3.4...

 
 
 
NinjaOne expands data backup, security features to thwart ransomware

NINJAONE EXPANDS DATA BACKUP, SECURITY FEATURES TO THWART RANSOMWARE

IT monitoring and management software firm NinjaOne announced the addition of image backup capabilities and Bitdefender EDR to its...

Ed Fries interview - From building games for the original Xbox to investing in gaming startups

ED FRIES INTERVIEW - FROM BUILDING GAMES FOR THE ORIGINAL XBOX TO INVESTING IN GAMING STARTUPS

Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat:...

 
 
 
Report: 76% of U.S. startups feel confident about entering 2022

REPORT: 76% OF U.S. STARTUPS FEEL CONFIDENT ABOUT ENTERING 2022

While activity is solidly re-emerging for startups, raising investment remains the biggest challenge going forward.

4 things you should do before meeting with venture capitalists

4 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO BEFORE MEETING WITH VENTURE CAPITALISTS

You might only get one chance to meet the venture capitalist who could transform your business, and you don't want to blow it.

 
 
 
What is explainable AI? Building trust in AI models

WHAT IS EXPLAINABLE AI? BUILDING TRUST IN AI MODELS

Explainable AI, abbreviated "XAI," is an emerging set of techniques to peel back the curtains on complex AI systems.

AI Weekly: UN recommendations point to need for AI ethics guidelines

AI WEEKLY: UN RECOMMENDATIONS POINT TO NEED FOR AI ETHICS GUIDELINES

The United Nations' new AI ethics regulations point to growing recognition of the need for AI ethics guidelines.

 
 
 



What we know about the Michigan high school shooting as authorities look for...

What we know about the Michigan high school shooting as authorities look for a possible motive

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Herald's 12 Days of Boston's Bests Poll Series: Best Boston Sports Team

Herald's 12 Days of Boston's Bests Poll Series: Best Boston Sports Team

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Chai Announce New Remix EP, Share Confidence Man Remix: Listen

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Police investigating needle in gas station handle that poked man in Chicago...

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Brett Favre brings Mac Jones hype to next level: ‘Carbon copy' of Tom Brady

Brett Favre brings Mac Jones hype to next level: ‘Carbon copy' of Tom Brady

Brett Favre is sold on the Mac Jones era in New England. Earlier this week, the Packers legend drew comparisons between Tom Brady and the rookie quarterback, who has led the... Read more ...

Rick Hendrick to collect Cup for 14th NASCAR championship

Rick Hendrick to collect Cup for 14th NASCAR championship

Hendrick Motorsports is the winningest team in NASCAR - the stock car version of the Lakers or the Celtics, perhaps the New York Yankees of motorsports. Read more ...

Four injured as old bomb explodes near German train station

Munich police said they largely blocked off the area following the blast. Read more ...

New York Mets Alter Their Roster With Significant And Costly Free Agent Signings

New York Mets owner Steve Cohen is sending a message to the National League. He is vastly improving the team's roster by signing multiple high impact free agent players this... Read more ...

Walmart & Target Just Put Long-Term Customer Loyalty Over Short-Term Profits

Despite inflation and supply-chain woes, retail giants say they are putting long-term customer loyalty ahead of quick profits. Read more ...

Hear the 911 call Maggie and Paul Murdaugh made after housekeeper Gloria...

In haunting detail, a newly released 911 call paints Maggie Murdaugh's last moments with housekeeper Gloria Satterfield, just one of countless scandals circling the South... Read more ...