03 Feb 2020

1. Two-year-old Indian ed-tech startup Doubtnut raises $15M Doubtnut, a Gurgaon-based startup that operates an app to help students learn and master concepts from math and science using short videos, has raised $15 million in a new financing round as it looks to serve more people in small cities…

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25 Nov 2019

1. Eirini 1.0 launch brings Kubernetes and Cloud Foundry closer together The Cloud Foundry Foundation today launched the first stable, production-ready version of Eirini, an open-source technology that will enable enterprises to use Kubernetes with Cloud Foundry. Eirini version 1.0 is rolling out about a year after the project…

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15 Nov 2019

1. VoltServer adds a data layer to electricity distribution in a move that could help smart grid rollout Stephen Eaves, the chief executive of a new startup that promises to overlay data on electricity distribution has spent years developing data management technologies. Eaves’ first company, the eponymous Eaves Devices…

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02 Nov 2019

1. Backed by Will Smith and FabFitFun, OurPlace brings cookware and dinnerware direct to consumers The husband and wife co-founders behind the direct-to-consumer cookware and dinnerware startup retailer OurPlace are big believers in the notion that the doorway to inclusive communities opens through the kitchen. Amir Tehrani, the company’s…

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21 Oct 2019
VAYUZ TechBits AI Technology

1. OpenAI uses new simulation technique to teach a robot how to solve a Rubik’s Cube Automated Rubik’s Cube solvers are such a common sight in robotics competitions that Guinness World Records has a dedicated category for them. But OpenAI Inc.’s new entry into the field stands out. Today,…

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18 Oct 2019
TechBits

1. Swarm gets the green light from FCC for its 150-satellite constellation Swarm Technologies aims to connect smart devices around the world with a low-bandwidth but ever-present network provided by satellites — and it just got approval from the FCC to do so. Apparently the agency is no longer…

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16 Oct 2019

1. Uber India lays off 10-15% of its staff, ops may be hit These terminations will impact all of Uber’s businesses in the country, including uberEats This is the third round of layoffs at the transportation major which went public earlier this year. Source: ET 2. CleverTap raises $35 million…

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15 Oct 2019
TechBits

1. Google updates its Titan security keys with USB-C Google has revealed its latest Titan security key — and it’s now compatible with USB-C devices. The latest Titan key arrives just weeks after its closest market rival Yubico — which also manufactures the Titan security key for Google —…

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09 Oct 2019

1. Artificial Compound Lens inspires by mosquito eye could lead to New Vision Systems Anyone who’s tried to swat a pesky mosquito knows how quickly the insects can evade a hand or fly swatter. The pests’ compound eyes, which provide a wide field of view, are largely responsible for…

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27 Aug 2019

1.SpaceX ‘Starhopper’ rocket test: How to watch the next attempted launch Elon Musk’s Starship prototype dubbed “Starhopper” did no hopping as planned on Monday, but SpaceX is setting up to try again Tuesday afternoon. Monday’s planned Starhopper hop was delayed for two hours then aborted as the launch clock…

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