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Startups and innovations
Take a look at the innovative ideas, products and services that startups offer.
Tuesday 6 February 2024
China startup aims to close gap with SpaceX in reusable rockets
A Chinese startup has set an ambitious timetable in the country's race to develop reusable rockets, a technology pioneered by SpaceX and used by Elon Musk's company to lower costs...
Monday 29 January 2024
Taiwan-based startup OSENSE ventures into the Southeast Asia medical market with AI DentalGPT
OSENSE, specializing in AI and XR technology, recently announced its foray into the medical field and expansion into the Southeast Asian market.
Friday 26 January 2024
Dutch startup Innatera unveils T1: a game-changing RISC-V neural-type MCU in the edge AI sensor market
Dutch chip startup Innatera has launched the Spiking Neural Processor T1 to target the edge AI sensor market.
Wednesday 24 January 2024
Google launches AI-first startup accelerator for ecosystem expansion
Google has announced the addition of AI First category to its startup accelerator program.
Monday 22 January 2024
Qualcomm ignites the 6th edition of the Taiwan Innovation Challenge focused on AI PCs and Edge AI
Qualcomm Technologies has announced the commencement of the sixth edition of the "Qualcomm Innovate in Taiwan Challenge" (QITC), marking a significant upgrade with a primary focus...
Wednesday 17 January 2024
AI Startup Sakana Raises $30 Million to Build Smaller AI Models
Sakana AI, an artificial intelligence startup taking inspiration from the ways animals like fish and bees work together, has raised $30 million in a seed funding round from several...
Monday 15 January 2024
Listen up: South Korean startup Exarion raises bar for high-tech audio
The South Korean IC design startup Exarion is actively developing sound tracing technology.
Friday 12 January 2024
Orbiting success: TASA incubator's mission to propel innovation in Taiwan's space industry and ecosystem
The Taiwan Space Agency (TASA) is set to inaugurate an incubation center in the latter half of this year. The center aims to offer technical support and access to Taiwan's manufacturing...
Thursday 11 January 2024
Prototype-ready Indian fabless startup aims to provide 70% of high-end features at 60% cost
A leading Indian fabless startup, which recently progressed its first chip to the prototype production stage at the foundry, plans to distinguish itself by targeting the mid-range...
Tuesday 9 January 2024
Taiwan startups showcase tech prowess in smart charging, solid-state battery, and beyond at CES 2024
The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2024, held in Las Vegas from January 9-12, has become a showcase for Taiwan's technological innovation, with a group of 14 startups organized by...
Tuesday 9 January 2024
AI GPU shortage is only temporary, says IBM Taiwan GM
Taiwan's IBM General Manager, Nelson Lee, sheds light on the three pivotal elements driving AI development—data, computing power, and algorithms/models.
Tuesday 19 December 2023
India emerges as a global hub for RISC-V design, says Sequoia-backed fabless startup
India is one of the fastest-growing countries in the technology segment. The recent push to encourage the semiconductor industry is adding impetus to this, with href=""...
Friday 15 December 2023
Digital medicine for brain health is possible by playing games
Leveraging machine learning and AI, Orange Neurosciences has developed a game-based therapy platform for cognitive assessment.
Friday 8 December 2023
Japanese semiconductor players keen to enhance production processes with quantum annealing technology
Quantum technology, initially used in semiconductor R&D, is now making significant strides in optimizing combinatorial processes. Japan's semiconductor player Rohm is beginning...
Thursday 7 December 2023
AI startup Sarvam raises $41 million to tap India growth
A generative artificial intelligence startup targeting the Indian market raised $41 million in fresh funding, the largest such round by an early-stage AI contender in the country.