Also, Hong Kong’s Animoca secured US$1M funding, LINE welcome TRON (TRX) into BITBOX, and more Y Combinator is heading to China with a startup program – [TechCrunch] U.S. accelerator Y Combinator is expanding to China and announced the hiring of former COO of Baidu’s AI research division Qi Lu. Lu will develop a startup program in China with his new […]
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(Reuters) — Uber Technologies said on Wednesday it narrowed its quarterly losses from a year earlier, although the ride-hailing company is still a long way from proving it can be profitable as it gears up to go public in 2019. Under the leadership of Dara Khosrowshahi, who became chief executive in September, Uber has juggled […]
The Pentagon is already working on technology designed to fight a war in space: rockets that could launch daily; missiles that would fly at five miles per second; satellites the size of shoe boxes; and robots that could fix them in orbit.