JIBO founder and CEO Cynthia Breazeal

Robots, deep learning in the spotlight at startup event 

The power of GPU-fueled technologies has rocketed a large number of companies to success. Now with Deep Learning — the use of sophisticated, multi-level “deep” neural networks — more research and investment is producing ever-more impressive innovations.

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What to Think, Ep. 39: File-sharing frenemies

It’s interesting to watch executives compliment their competitors — because it always seems unbelievable. In the past week, that quirky behavior has played out left and right, before and after cloud file-sharing company Box’s initial public offering.

As pictured on their website, Engage.cx wants to better connect online with offline

Engage.cx nabs $2.9M to ‘reinvent CRM’

“Let’s say you get an email containing an offer from a store,” CEO and cofounder David Trice told VentureBeat. “Go to the [physical store, buy a product,] and check out. They don’t know an offer has been given to you — they don’t have the context.”