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Tech Daily with Wells Fargo and SpaceX
۱- Open-source machine learning platform company H20.ai raises $40M Series C led by Wells Fargo and Nvidia; claims 100k data scientists and 12.4k organization as users; raised $73.6M to date.
۲- Predictive analytics platform Uptake raises $117M Series D at $2.3B post-valuation led by Baillie Gifford; can integrate sensor data from industrial machines for monitoring status, maintenance needs, etc; raised $263M.
۳- Amazon unveils Alexa for Business; integrates with enterprise software (including Exchange, RingCentral, and Salesforce) and features custom management tools; administrators can establish access for employees and assign private skills to specific people.
۴- SpaceX postpones Falcon Heavy launch until next year; plans a full static test fire, with all 27 Merlin engines operating, by the end of this year; if the test fire is successful, SpaceX should be ready to launch within the first few weeks of 2018, Engadget reports.
۵- AI-powered “friend” company Replika (iOS, Android) raises $6.5M Series A (second tranche) from Khosla Ventures, Sherpa Capital, others; the user converses with Replika as a friend and confidant; the software learns about the user’s behavior and emulates the user’s speech characteristics; raised $11M to date.
۶-Healthtech firm HeartFlow is raising $150M on a $1.4B valuation, according to regulatory filings; the company provides cardiovascular diagnostics technology; raised more than $236M to date.
۷- Wellbeing platform Thrive Global raises $30M Series B led by IVP with participation from Greycroft Partners and others; founded by Arianna Huffington the firm offers health and wellness education to corporations and individuals; raised $37M to date.