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Audioburst raises $10 million to parse podcasts and audio content with...

VentureBeat reports: "Audioburst, a four-year-old startup developing AI that parses, labels, and segments live and recorded audio clips, today announced two new strategic and...

Actor Will Smith joins $46m investment into esports organisation Gen.G

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Global esports organisation Gen.G announced this week it has completed an investment round worth $46 million. The funding round was led by actor...

Astroscreen raises $1M to detect social media manipulation with machine learning

TechCrunch reports: "In an era of social media manipulation and disinformation, we could sure use some help from innovative entrepreneurs. Social networks are now...

Proof of Capital launches $50 million blockchain venture fund

VentureBeat reports: "Blockchain venture funds are multiplying. Today, Proof of Capital announced a $50 million VC fund to invest in blockchain technologies using the decentralized,...

Apple said to be spending more than $500M on Arcade gaming...

TechCrunch reports: "Apple’s new gaming subscription service Apple Arcade may have been a bit of a footnote at its Services event earlier this month compared...

Esports org OverActive Media gets investment from The Weeknd

TechCrunch reports: "OverActive Media, the company that owns Splyce esports org and the Overwatch League’s Toronto Defiant team, have announced that The Weeknd (real name: Abel Tesfaye) has...

PledgeMusic Goes Silent

Hypebot reports: "PledgeMusic has not offered an update to the hundreds of musicians and thousands of fans affected by the crowdfunder's inability to pay...

Meow Wolf, the George R.R. Martin-backed immersive experience designer, pushes into...

TechCrunch reports: "It’s been a long time since the original 10 members of Meow Wolf’s art collective had to scrounge in dumpsters for the raw materials to bring...

Roblox hits milestone of 90M monthly active users

TechCrunch reports: "Kids gaming platform Roblox, most recently valued at over $2.5 billion, has reached a new milestone of 90 million monthly active users, the company said on Sunday....

Sold Out and Epic offering up to $500,000 in The Unreal...

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Sold Out has partnered with Epic Games to help fund indie titles and bring them to shelves. The initiative, called The Unreal...