American Startup News for 30 May 2017
Nvidia wants its graphics processing units (GPUs) to handle the artificial intelligence computing and other heavy-duty parallel processing tasks in giant data centers. To that end, the company is... launching a program that makes it easy for its big manufacturing partners to package its GPUs in AI supercomputers. Nvidia HGX is a kind of starter […]
Graphics chip maker Nvidia introduced Max-Q, a new technology that will enable thinner, quieter, and faster gaming laptops. Laptops using the chips with Max-Q technology will debut from all major... computer makers starting June 27, according to an announcement by CEO Jen-Hsun Huang in a speech at the Computex trade show in Taiwan. Max-Q is […]
GUEST: Bots can augment human interaction, create greater business efficiencies, and remove friction from customer interactions. It's also a market that's attracting impressive investment dollars,... with 180 bot companies raising $24 billion in funding to date. Industry leaders from IBM to Facebook are making big efforts to take advantage of this trend, spending significant resources encouraging […]
Money, power and pride weaken family ties. This has become more prevalent in recent years, manifesting in multi-billion dollar family disputes making headlines in the press. What is driving this... phenomenon and is there a smart way to navigate high net worth family disputes?
GUEST: On TV, “PlayStation Vue” had a whole new meaning between April and May, as the console brand captured 16 percent of the gaming industry TV ad impressions in the last 30 days GamesBeat has... partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversation analytics from 10 million smart TV screens, to bring […]
Jon Haver quit his corporate job and built a $1M internet business. He is among a growing number of entrepreneurs who are breaking six-figure revenues and beyond in ultra-lean businesses.