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Here's what five venture capitalists are predicting for 2017 – GeekWire

Here’s what five venture capitalists are predicting for 2017 – GeekWire

Here’s what five venture capitalists are predicting for 2017 – GeekWire (BigStock Image) With 2016 now in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to take a quick moment to forecast what might be looming on the horizon in the near year. Who better to ask than a group of venture capitalists, the money managers who are …

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Chinese search giant Baidu buys Seattle startup Kitt.ai to connect natural language tech to developers – GeekWire

Chinese search giant Baidu buys Seattle startup Kitt.ai to connect natural language tech to developers – GeekWire

Chinese search giant Baidu buys Seattle startup Kitt.ai to connect natural language tech to developers – GeekWire Kitt.ai, the Seattle artificial intelligence startup that’s developing a conversational language engine known as ChatFlow and a “hotword” detection platform known as Snowboy, has been acquired by Chinese search giant Baidu. Multiple bidders approached Kitt.ai about an acquisition, …

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Element Data acquires Philadelphia startup's 'emotional analytics platform' – GeekWire

Element Data raises $3.5M to help companies make decisions with A.I. and machine learning – GeekWire

Element Data raises $3.5M to help companies make decisions with A.I. and machine learning – GeekWire The Element Data engineering team. (Back from Left: Vish Vadlamani, Robert Stewart, Phani Vaddadi. Front from left: Shalini Kumari, Siddhi Gupta, Brenda Martis. Photo by Mark Cornellison). Element Data is on the path every startup hopes to walk. The company …

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Paul Allen's AI institute expands startup incubator after successful artificial intelligence spinouts – GeekWire

Paul Allen’s AI institute expands startup incubator after successful artificial intelligence spinouts – GeekWire

Paul Allen’s AI institute expands startup incubator after successful artificial intelligence spinouts – GeekWire (Bigstock Photo) Paul Allen’s artificial intelligence experts are aiming to generate a new wave of AI startups in Seattle. The Microsoft co-founder’s Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2) announced Tuesday it is expanding its incubator for AI companies to let in outside …

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Amplero raises $17.5 million to help humans and machines analyze vast expanses of marketing data – GeekWire

Amplero raises $17.5 million to help humans and machines analyze vast expanses of marketing data – GeekWire

Amplero raises $17.5 million to help humans and machines analyze vast expanses of marketing data – GeekWire Amplero CTO Andrew Toner, CBO Lisa Clarke, CEO Olly Downs and SVP Mike Zell. (Chris Beckman Photo) Amplero, a Seattle startup that makes artificial intelligence-powered marketing technology, has picked up $17.5 million in a new round of funding. …

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Microsoft acquires Seattle startup Suplari, which uses AI to analyze corporate spending – GeekWire

Suplari raises $10.3M, reveals AI platform that identifies cost savings in procurement process – GeekWire

Suplari raises $10.3M, reveals AI platform that identifies cost savings in procurement process – GeekWire Suplari co-founders Jeff Gerber, Brian White, and Nikesh Parekh. (Photo via Suplari) Suplari is applying artificial intelligence technology to the software procurement process as a way to help companies save money and reduce risk. The Seattle startup today announced a …

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Stealthy blockchain startup Core Scientific raising $100M, could reel in as much as $250M – GeekWire

Ex-Microsoft COO Kevin Turner emerges at helm of secretive blockchain startup co-founded by former Myspace CTO – GeekWire

Ex-Microsoft COO Kevin Turner emerges at helm of secretive blockchain startup co-founded by former Myspace CTO – GeekWire Kevin Turner. (Photo via Core Scientific) Former Microsoft COO Kevin Turner has taken the helm of Core Scientific, a stealthy new blockchain and artificial intelligence startup led by veteran tech executives, GeekWire has learned. Founded late last …

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Artificial intelligence startup DefinedCrowd raises more cash – GeekWire

Artificial intelligence startup DefinedCrowd raises more cash – GeekWire

Artificial intelligence startup DefinedCrowd raises more cash – GeekWire DefinedCrowd CEO Daniela Braga. (Photo via DefinedCrowd) DefinedCrowd is raising more investment for its artificial intelligence training platform used by Fortune 500 enterprises across the world. The Seattle-area startup has reeled in $10.8 million, according to a new SEC filing posted Friday, which lists the total …

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Neiman Marcus will acquire Stylyze, a Seattle startup that helps online home and fashion retailers – GeekWire

Virtual interior designer Stylyze raises cash to transform how shoppers find home decor, apparel – GeekWire

Virtual interior designer Stylyze raises cash to transform how shoppers find home decor, apparel – GeekWire Stylyze founders Lisa Perrone, left, andKristen Miller, right. (Photo via Stylyze / Dan Poss) Do you ever get that feeling when you walk into a beautiful home, and wish you had the magic touch that inspired the design? The …

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'Data process automation' startup Super.AI lands $12M to help companies supercharge AI efforts – GeekWire

Former MIT and Google researchers raise $5.3M for ‘artificial intelligence compiler’ startup Canotic – GeekWire

Former MIT and Google researchers raise $5.3M for ‘artificial intelligence compiler’ startup Canotic – GeekWire Canotic CEO Brad Cordova. (Canotic Photos) Canotic is a new artificial intelligence startup based in Seattle and Berlin that today announced a $5.3 million seed round led by Seattle-based PSL Ventures and London-based Mosaic Ventures, with participation from East Ventures and …

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