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April 10, 2019

Google’s new AI tools scan documents, take phone calls, and search for products

At Google Cloud Next 2019, Google launched Document Understanding AI and Contact Center AI in beta, plus Vision Product Search in general availability.

April 10, 2019

Why AI and edge computing is capturing so much attention

The opportunities for edge computing in every industry are taking thought leaders by storm. To compete, you need to understand the state of the industry.

April 8, 2019

Why computer vision is rocking the business world — and bottom lines

Computer vision’s potential is suddenly clear across a broad swath of industries, making it one of the fastest-growing trends.

April 4, 2019

A fintech VC explains how to go from big idea to big money (VB Live)

Find out the difference between fintech startups that fail and the ones that disrupt entire industries in this VB Live event.

April 3, 2019

Advances in business technology put SMBs ahead of the pack (VB Live)

Learn about the technology for SMBs to manage prospects and customer relationships, accelerate business workflows, and exceed customer expectations.

April 1, 2019

Apple slashes iPhone, iPad, and Mac prices in China after small tax cut

Following earlier price cuts to iPhone models in China, Apple has dropped prices on multiple products to more than make up for just-reduced Chinese taxes.

March 29, 2019

Restaurant management platform Toast raises $250 million at $2.7 billion valuation

Boston-based POS company Toast today announced a $250 million series E round of funding led by TCV and Tiger Global Management.

March 29, 2019

Game on: The race for CBD market share

Both cannabis giants and the smaller underdogs are clamoring to get as far ahead of the pack as early in the “Green Rush” as possible.