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Digital assistants – why is being smart so hard?

Interacting with computers has always been clunky and indirect, and today’s digital assistants are no different. They misunderstand, misinterpret and malfunction. But why is it so hard to make this most promising way of interacting with a machine work? The answer lies in the interaction between the different modules required for a smart assistant. When […]


New York-based SecurityScorecard ropes in $50M in Series D Funding

SecurityScorecard, a New York, NY-based cybersecurity risk-monitoring platform, as per recent reports last week, has just closed a Series D financing round, raising $50 million in investment funding. The recent funding round was led by Riverwood Capital, a Menlo Park, California-based globally-focused private equity firm, and was participated by SecurityScorecard’s existing investors: Evolution Equity, Intel […]