US intelligence community says quantum computing and AI pose an ’rising risk’ to national security – TechCrunch

It’s now not steadily you’ll be able to put nuclear guns, terrorism and local weather alternate at the similar record as quantum computing, synthetic intelligence and the Internet of Things, however the U.S. executive believes all pose an “emerging threat” to its national security. Several key companies within the U.S. intelligence community had been requested […]

Last call for Polish pitch-offs – TechCrunch

I’m heading again to Europe to hang around in Wroclaw and Warsaw so it’s final call for pitch off packages. I’ll be at a Wroclaw tournament, known as In-Ference, which is going on on December 17 and you’ll post to pitch right here. The staff will notify you when you’ve got been selected. The winner will obtain […]

International money transfer company TransferGo scores $17.6M Series B – TechCrunch

TransferGo, the London-based global money transfer startup, has raised simply over $17.6 million in Series B investment, together with an previous tranche of investment closed in May. The spherical is led by way of Vostok Emerging Finance, and Silicon Valley’s Hard Yaka, with participation from Revo Capital, U-Start Club, and Practica Capital. The determine additionally […]

This drone shrinks to fit – TechCrunch

Researchers on the University of Zurich and EPFL have created a robotic that shrinks to fit thru gaps, a characteristic that would make it best possible for seek and rescue missions. The researchers first of all created a drone that would assess man-made gaps and squeeze thru in seconds the use of just one digicam. […]