Akooda Uses Artificial Intelligence to Help Businesses Understand Their Business with Fewer Meetings |  TechCrunch

Akooda Uses Artificial Intelligence to Help Businesses Understand Their Business with Fewer Meetings | TechCrunch

Image credits: Weiquan Lin/Getty Images As organizations grow, it becomes more difficult to understand what is happening operationally between departments within a company. We tend to use meetings to try and understand what other people are doing, which isn’t very efficient. Akooda is an early stage startup looking to help solve this problem by using…

Crypto Wallet Zengo Launches Pro Membership With Additional Security Features |  TechCrunch

Crypto Wallet Zengo Launches Pro Membership With Additional Security Features | TechCrunch

Image credits: ZenGo Mobile cryptocurrency wallet Zengo has introduced a handful of new features combined with a new premium subscription called Zengo Pro which costs $20 per month. This new optional subscription offers additional security features for users who are crypto-heavy or really concerned about security in general, basic accounts remain free, and the app…

Discussions in decline?  Don’t count out Instagram’s new Twitter rival just yet |  TechCrunch

Discussions in decline? Don’t count out Instagram’s new Twitter rival just yet | TechCrunch

Image credits: Bloomberg / Contributor / Getty Images A Wall Street Journal article on Friday warns that Instagram’s new Twitter competitor, Threads, is already losing ground. Citing third-party data from Sensor Tower, the paper reports that the number of daily active users on Thread dropped for the second week to 13 million, a 70% drop…

Remini tops the App Store for its viral ‘AI headshots’, but its body modifications go too far, some say |  TechCrunch

Remini tops the App Store for its viral ‘AI headshots’, but its body modifications go too far, some say | TechCrunch

Image credits: remini The time of Instagram threads topping the App Store has come to an end, thanks to an AI photo-editing app called Remini that’s going viral on TikTok. First launched in 2019, last year the app added a generative AI feature that TikTok users recently discovered that allows them to create professional portraits…

Why does the internet love tree law so much?  |  TechCrunch

Why does the internet love tree law so much? | TechCrunch

Image credits: @lacontroller on Twitter It was day 76 of the Hollywood writers’ strike, and once again, comedian Chris Stephens went to the picket line. But when he arrived in front of Universal Studios, he noticed something strange. The trees outside the studio, which offer a rare bit of shade from the brutal Los Angeles…

DigitalOcean Acquires Cloud Computing Startup Paperspace for $111M in Cash |  TechCrunch

DigitalOcean Acquires Cloud Computing Startup Paperspace for $111M in Cash | TechCrunch

Image credits: New York Stock Exchange / Stock Photo / Getty Images DigitalOcean, the cloud hosting company, announced today that it has agreed to acquire Paperspace, a New York-based cloud computing and AI development startup, for $111 million in cash. Yancey Spruill, CEO of DigitalOcean, says Paperspaces infrastructure and tools, when integrated with DigitalOceans products,…

OpenAI connects ChatGPT to the Internet |  TechCrunch

OpenAI connects ChatGPT to the Internet | TechCrunch

Image credits: Open AI OpenAI’s AI-powered viral chatbot, ChatGPT, can now browse the Internet in some cases. OpenAI today launched plugins for ChatGPT, which extend the capabilities of bots by granting them access to third-party knowledge sources and databases, including the web. Available in alpha to ChatGPT users and waitlisted developers, OpenAI says it will…