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DeepMap, a maker of HD maps for self-driving, raised at least $60M at a $450M valuation

November 01, 2018 at 03:03PM As car and tech companies continue to make inroads on vehicles and services to build autonomous driving systems, a startup that is creating high-definition maps to help these vehicles move around has quietly picked up a significant round of funding. DeepMap — a Palo Alto startup co-founded by James Wu… Continue reading DeepMap, a maker of HD maps for self-driving, raised at least $60M at a $450M valuation

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro: cutting-edge brilliance

October 29, 2018 at 06:00AM With in-display fingerprint and 3D face scanning, triple camera and long battery life, Huawei has pulled off something specialHuawei has made really good phones for years, but the Mate 20 Pro is the Chinese firm’s first truly cutting-edge device with a triple camera, 3D face unlock and an in-screen fingerprint… Continue reading Huawei Mate 20 Pro: cutting-edge brilliance

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro launches with in-screen fingerprint sensor

October 16, 2018 at 02:30PM Feature-packed Android phone is first widely available with scanner embedded in screen alongside 3D face unlockingHuawei’s new Mate 20 Pro has a massive screen, three cameras on the back and a fingerprint scanner embedded in the display.The new top-end phone from the Chinese firm aims to secure its place at… Continue reading Huawei Mate 20 Pro launches with in-screen fingerprint sensor

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Alan Davidson obituary

October 12, 2018 at 03:55PM My friend Alan Davidson, who has died aged 58 of motor neurone disease, pioneered the art of architectural visualisation, starting with a flirtation with Apple computers on an “in practice” year in Fiji in 1982 while studying architecture at Edinburgh University and then setting up his own business in the… Continue reading Alan Davidson obituary

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Upskill launches support for Microsoft HoloLens

October 09, 2018 at 12:42PM Upskill has been working on a platform to support augmented and mixed reality for almost as long as most people have been aware of the concept. It began developing an agnostic AR/MR platform way back in 2010. Google Glass didn’t even appear until two years later. Today, the company announced… Continue reading Upskill launches support for Microsoft HoloLens

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Instana raises $30M for its application performance monitoring service

September 26, 2018 at 11:10AM Instana, an application performance monitoring (APM) service with a focus on modern containerized services, today announced that it has raised a $30 million Series C funding round. The round was led by Meritech Capital, with participation from existing investor Accel. This brings Instana’s total funding to $57 million. The company,… Continue reading Instana raises $30M for its application performance monitoring service