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UK-based Sonantic Receives €2.3 Million For Voice Tech
Sonantic, a UK-based startup that develops technology to enable text into vocal performance, raised €2.3 million in funding. The company raised funds from existing backers like Entrepreneurs First (EF), AME Cloud Ventures and Bart Swanson of Horizon Ventures. EQT Ventures, the new entrant, is leading the funding. Sonantic has Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin as a backer too. Sonantic plans to use the funds to expand and improve its tools and disrupt voice tech in the gaming and entertainment industries. Sonantic was previously known as Sp...
Smallest Microchip in Existence: Microchip over the Years
A microchip is a mini micro tech, and in words of its world, even smaller things can lead to significant creations. A chip is one such thing, like with the Intel 8088 microprocessor, which created a technological uprising. A microchip is smaller than a fingernail in size and comprises of computer circuitry that is known as Integrated Circuit (IC). The invention of the IC is one of the significant devices in the history of humankind. The pioneers famous inventing the microchip technology includes Jack Kilby and Robert Noyce. What I...
Wearable Tech: Innovation Drives Fleet Management
Technology in the commercial vehicles industry is racing towards the fourth industrial revolution and digitization. Telematics based solutions, Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data analytics are changing the way commercial transport fleets are managed.   A big part of this change is the wearable technology that comes in the form of fitness trackers, smartwatches, cameras, GPS tracking devices, jackets with sensors, and headsets. Connecting these devices to a fleet-management system lets managers monitor freight situations, temperat...
Unicorn Startups in US & Asia: Ecosystem of 2020
Unicorn startups are private companies valued north of $1 billion. What was once the stuff of dream is now an everyday reality. Technowize has curated a Unicorn Startups list which comprises of not only unicorn startups in the US, but also from emerging economies of the world, such as Africa and India.

Unicorn Startups in US & Asia: Ecosystem of 2020

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Unicorn startups are private companies valued north of $1 billion. What was once the stuff of dream is now an everyday reality. Technowize has curated a Unicorn Startups list which comprises of not on[...]
Deepfake: When Seeing Isn’t Believing
Picture this: You click on a PornHub clip and see your face appear in a pornographic video. The clip looks extremely realistic but, of course, you know it’s not real. Would your friends and family believe you, though? They won’t, and why should they? It looks real! As we look back on the past year and consider which things would affect us most in the time to come, we can’t help but stop flipping the page when we come across the mention of ‘DEEPFAKE.’ Deepfake could be the end of truth. So, what exactly is deepfake? Deepfake is a...
Using AI As A Tool For Social Justice
Technology has played huge roles in global development, mostly in reducing human efforts and addressing commercial challenges. But these impacts are not felt in the most difficult challenges facing humanity. Though artificial intelligence offers the opportunities to remodel predictive human behaviors and structures challenging social justice, a few challenges have kept this from not happening. Artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly becoming more ubiquitous in the processes of our daily lives. Most significantly, industries are ...
Alphabet's Wing Are Growing
On-demand drone delivery service is inarguably a key lifeline in providing the fastest deliveries in the future. And while a good number of consumers are daring for the service’s availability, there are still challenges associated with its use in our society. Through thousands of trials in Australia, Alphabet’s Wing is dealing with some factors that impeding quick deployment of drones for package delivery. Consumers growing appetite for faster and faster delivery is the key motivation behind wild efforts by various firms to lead a se...
Space Industrialization, Here We Come!
Standing two miles from Boca Chica Beach in South Texas is a 55-meter tall uncanny test article built by SpaceX. It’s no surprise that most watchers had believed it’s the construction of a large water tower during the project’s early stage. Starhopper doesn’t look like any current generation rocket by any measure or shape. Most strange of all, it’s made of stainless steel – a material that has largely fallen out of use for propellant tanks in statistics. With a minimum of 10.5% chromium content, steel’s rigidity is not in any doubt. B...
Rising Stars in VR (Virtual Reality)
Thought you were way ahead of the curve? Think again. There’s a whole load of entrepreneurs and industry leaders who’re making staggering advances in virtual reality. What’s more, the men and women are driving innovation with the help of VR across countless industries, from media and advertising to education and healthcare. But, who are they? Top Leaders in VR (Virtual Reality) Cortney Harding Founder, Friends With Holograms Cortney Harding started Friends With Holograms two years ago and has since enjoyed a remarkable strin...
Will the Artificial Moon Shine Bright Enough in Saudi Arabia’s Futuristic Neom City?
In Saudi Arabia, the only way to live in the present is by adopting the ways of the past. Even today, life in Saudi Arabia remains unchanged – the sand dunes kingdom stands on the little rights that women have within the households and the deaths of modern-day slaves and victims of human trafficking. Happily, Saudi Arabia’s deputy crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is more than keen to overturn tradition and reinvent the orthodox way of life. As per some reports, Prince bin Salman plans to form a futuristic $500 billion mega-city to ...