Nvidia is training robots to learn from watching humans
Nvidia has developed a method to train robots how to carry out actions by first watching human activity. In initial applications, robots learned to pick up and move colored boxes and a toy car in a lab environment using a Baxter robot. Learnings from such research will be used to retrain robots and create robots […]
Peek, a U.S. startup aiming to digitize the travel activities industry, has pulled a $23 million Series B round of financing and uncorked a partnership with Google that will help increase its visibility. Founded in 2012 by Ruzwana Bashir (CEO) and Oskar Bruening (CTO), the San Francisco-based startup describes itself as “OpenTable for the activities market” in […]
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters/IFR) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has lowered its likely valuation to between US$55 billion and US$70 billion following its decision to delay its mainland share offering until after its Hong Kong IPO, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.
WASHINGTON: The United States on Tuesday (Jun 19) said it was imposing steep import duties on Chinese imports of alloy aluminium sheet valued at nearly US$1 billion which Washington says have been dumped on the US market.
Trade relations between the world's two top economies on Tuesday were at the ...