Weekly#268

  • Amazon’s new Alexa-powered Dot encourages kids to use the word ‘please
  • Twitter is making money now, so it’s going to start hiring more people
  • Amazon’s newest delivery option for Prime members: Inside their car
  • Google’s smart-home gadget brand generated $726 million in revenue last year.
  • Andreessen Horowitz is preparing to launch a separate fund for crypto investments
  • YouTube Says Computers Are Catching Problem Videos
  • SuitX is bringing down the price of robotic exoskeletons
  • Digital banking startup Revolut raises $250M at a valuation of $1.7B
  • IFTTT raises $24M led by Salesforce to expand its platform to ‘connect everything
  • Nintendo’s annual profit rockets by 500% after selling 15M Switch consoles
  • Amazon’s AWS and advertising businesses are fueling its retail dominance
  • BBC Sound Effects
  • Face Recognition Commercialization
  • AR
  • new Gmail