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The Google superstar Apple poached is now in charge of Siri

Apple announced on Tuesday that it combined its machine learning and Siri groups under John Giannandrea, a Google veteran that the iPhone maker poached earlier this year.
Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz

Oracle recently offered an artificial intelligence expert as much as $6 million in total pay as Silicon Valley’s talent war heats up

Oracle paid at least one AI expert as much as $6 million in salary and equity-based compensation to lure them away from the competition, according to a source.

Tesla produced three times as many Model 3s in Q2 as it did in Q1

At a total of 53,339 vehicles, Tesla's vehicle production is up 100% year-over-year, and for the first time more than half of those vehicles are Model 3s.

Alibaba’s new Hong Kong store combines the best parts of physical and online shopping — take a closer look

FashionAI, a collaboration between Alibaba and students from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, uses RFID racks and AI mirrors to create a seamless shopping experience, complete with no bags and no worries about bringing the wrong size to the dressing room.
Sir Richard Branson.

Billionaire Richard Branson thinks America should give out free money to fix inequality

Richard Branson is an advocate of universal basic income. That's to say he believes that everyone should receive a living wage from the government, regardless of financial status. "A basic income should be introduced in Europe and in America," Branson told The New York Times on Saturday.
CEO and founder AJ Shankar

This fast-growing startup just got $25 million from Silicon Valley investors to help lawyers everywhere save time and win more cases

Everlaw has raised $25 million from Andreessen Horowitz and says it will continue to invest in artificial intelligence.

It’s not clear if Google’s rock star chief scientist for AI, who is under fire over military contracts, will remain a full time employee

Google's chief scientist for artificial intelligence was on a roll at Google until getting embroiled in the employee revolt against the company's military contracts.
Bill Gates sees AI beating humans at a video-game as a "huge milestone."

Bill Gates hails ‘huge milestone’ for AI as bots work in a team to destroy humans at video game ‘Dota 2’

OpenAI, the artificial intelligence company co-founded by Elon Musk, has built a team of five neural networks capable of beating human players in the computer game 'Dota 2.' Bill Gates hailed the ability to train AIs to work in a team.

Three students in Germany created a data mining startup without taking VC money for five years — now it’s worth $1 billion

Celonis, a data mining unicorn that uses artificial intelligence to help companies become more efficient, has seen staggering growth. The company says it has grown 5,000% over the last four years.