Daily AI Roundup: The 5 Coolest Things On Earth Today
AI Daily Roundup starts today! We are covering the top updates from around the world. The updates will feature state-of-the-art capabilities in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation, Fintech, and human-system interactions. We will cover the role of AI Daily Roundup and its application in various industries and daily lives.
Seismic Shift to Remote Work and an Urgent Need for Leadership Development Drives $13.1 Million Series a Funding for Coaching Platform Sounding Board
Sounding Board, Inc, the premier cloud-based coaching platform, announced the close of an oversubscribed $13.1M Series A funding led by Canaan Partners. Canaan is joined by Correlation Ventures, existing investors Bloomberg Beta, Precursor Ventures, and learning luminaries David Blake (Chairman & founder at Degreed), Kevin Johnson (former CEO at Udemy), Ed Miller (former CEO at NovoEd), and Brett Queener (former President at SmartRecruiters).
HawkEye 360, the first commercial company to use formation flying satellites to create a new class of radio frequency (RF) data and data analytics, announced that Cluster 2 — the company’s second cluster of satellites — has successfully been deployed into orbit. After launching aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 on Sunday, the trio of satellites was dispensed from Spaceflight Inc.’s Sherpa-FX orbital transfer vehicle and has established communications with the HawkEye 360 satellite operations center.
Cloudflare Announces Project Fair Shot, A Digital Waiting Room for Fair and Efficient COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
Cloudflare, Inc., the security, performance, and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, announced Project Fair Shot to offer a free and fair way for vaccine distributors around the world to use digital queues to safely scale their efforts. Project Fair Shot will enable any government, municipality, hospital, pharmacy, or other organization facilitating the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine access to Cloudflare Waiting Room, a transparent digital queue that sits in front of any registration website for people to know where they stand in line to sign up for a vaccine without leaving home.
Up and Running Software Brings Cloud Computing Expertise and Custom Software Development Skills Together To Drive Business Agility
Up and Running Software, an early adopter of cloud computing, combines its in-depth understanding of software development with cloud infrastructure solutions expertise to help companies be flexible and quickly adapt in today’s rapidly evolving business environment. Cloud computing has gained widespread use in recent years. Facing an exponential increase in business and customer data, organizations leveraging the cloud to host and process data have created a competitive advantage over those using in-house servers and software platforms.
Darktrace, the world’s leading cyber AI company, launched Version 5 of its autonomous, self-learning Darktrace Immune System for general availability, empowering organizations to embrace the advantages of the cloud, while protecting against novel cyber-threats. Powered by self-learning Cyber AI, the Darktrace Immune System works by learning the normal ‘pattern of life’ of an organization and can interrupt in-progress attacks across today’s digital infrastructure, including the cloud, email, and home office environments.