SpaceX has apparently become the second-most valuable private company in the world.
SpaceX’s valuation has topped $100 billion, making the company even more of a rich rarity in a fast-growing industry.
CNBC reported the valuation earlier this month, basing its story on anonymous sources. (SpaceX is not a publicly traded company, so details of its financing are private, the outlet explained.)
Existing investors sold off enough stock recently, at $560 per share, to push SpaceX’s valuation […] Elon Musk's SpaceX now valued at $100 billion: report | Space
The Hamburg-based AI company Synergeticon, the ARIC Hamburg association and the proTechnicale initiative are raising the visibility of AI and promoting women in the sector, which holds all kinds of exciting career opportunities. Hamburg News’ interview series “Female AI – four questions to Women in AI” features women who have already gained a foothold in the industry.
Our latest interviewee, Dr.-Ing. Susan Wegner, is responsible for the “Artificial Intelligence & Data Analytics” […] Gender diversity crucial to artificial intelligence sector | Hamburg News
Watch: Tesla is now worth over $1 trillion
Tesla boss (TSLA) Elon Musk has reinforced his position as the richest man in the world as Tesla’s market value has broken through the $1tn (£725.7bn) mark for the first time after receiving an order for 100,000 of its vehicles from the car rental company Hertz (AZC0.F).
Tesla joins tech companies Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN), Google owner Alphabet (GOOG), Facebook (FB) and Microsoft (MSFT) among the US firms who have passed the trillion-dollar mark. […] Tesla's $1tn valuation consolidates Elon Musk as world's richest man – Yahoo Finance
AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Consumer Staples Exchange PS (‘CSX’), a Blockchain Ecosystem Exchange sector, announced today that it is deploying its big data, artificial intelligence, and blockchain technology shared services platform for decentralized exchanges and marketplaces. As a member of the Blockchain Ecosystem Exchange system, its single goal is leveraging the power of blockchain e-commerce to democratize the data behind human identity.
For holiday gifts that are thoughtful and budget-friendly — Amazon has what you’re looking for! Amazon’s 2021 holiday gift guide is out and it has awesome gift ideas under $50. The gift guide arrived a bit early this year, but with supply chain issues causing shipping delays, it should help you get holiday gifts to your loved ones on time.
Amazon is filled with great gift ideas with products ranging in electronics, kitchen tools, home […] Best Amazon Holiday Gifts Under $50 — JBL, Echo, Crocs and More | Entertainment Tonight
Thanks to a blowout earnings report and a big car order by Hertz, Tesla’s market cap surpassed $1 trillion on Monday—and CEO Elon Musk has emerged as the richest person in the history of the world.
Forbes estimates Musk’s net worth to be $271.3 billion as of the market’s close on Monday—up some $41.7 billion from Friday’s close. For that, he can thank a nearly 13% jump in Tesla stock plus more than 16 million new stock options, worth $16.1 billion, awarded following Tesla’s […] Elon Musk, Nearing $300 Billion Fortune, Is The Richest Person In History – Forbes
At a recent conference on the challenges of artificial intelligence, Christof Koch made clear in his remarks that the stakes were high: “By mid-century, humanity will be surrounded by ubiquitous, flexible, highly intelligent autonomous agents, and this will profoundly affect our future—including whether we have any.”
Dr. Koch—who is the chief scientist of the Mindscope Program at the Allen Institute for brain science in Seattle—was speaking to a group of roughly a hundred academics, […] The Vatican is worried about artificial intelligence | America Magazine
Once again, smoke alarms have saved Battle Creek residents from being injured in an overnight house fire.
Battle Creek firefighters were dispatched to an early morning blaze on the first block of Battle Creek Avenue over the weekend. Fire crews received the call at 3:26 a.m., Sunday, according to a release from the Battle Creek Fire Department.
Upon arrival, firefighters found the first floor of the front of a home on fire. Some of the fire crews immediately began fighting the blaze while […] Battle Creek Home Sustains $120K in Damage in Weekend Fire – WBCK
Tesla has released a new whitepaper regarding a new standard for its Dojo supercomputing platform.
CEO Elon Musk teased the paper as “more important than it may seem.”
For years now, Tesla has been teasing the development of a new in-house supercomputer optimized for neural net video training.
Tesla is handling an insane amount of video data from its fleet of over 1 million vehicles. It uses this video data to train its neural nets.
The automaker found itself unsatisfied with […] Tesla releases Dojo whitepaper, Elon Musk teases as 'more important than it may seem' – Electrek
Lt. Gen. Michael Groen, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center director, conducts a press briefing about the DOD's efforts to adopt and scale artificial intelligence capabilities, from the Pentagon, Washington D.C., Nov. 24, 2020.
DoD photo by U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jack Sanders