(Reuters) — Alphabet’s Google, Tencent Holdings, and Sequoia Capital China have joined a $15 million B series funding round for Boston- and Shenzhen-based artificial intelligence (AI) pharmaceutical firm XtalPi. Sequoia led the round, which brings the startup’s total funding amount to $20 million, XtalPi and Google said in statements on Wednesday. XtalPi uses AI, cloud […]
We all act the same when dying in video games.
“I’m excited to go to work tonight.”
The Big Noise orchestra in Raploch, Stirling, which has been conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, seems likely to lose half of its local authority funding. Supporters are raising the alarm.
Afghan officials say gunmen stormed charity's office in Nangahar province, where both ISIS and Taliban militants operate
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Courtesy Colin Hovde/Arena Stage Playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle’s Cherokee grandmother married an Irishman. “He was Nagle, that’s where my name comes from,” she explains. “My Irish side came to America in the 1840s potato famine. His side objected to him marrying an Indian. Show More Summary