May 13th, 2019

Mobility, Health, Real Estate, Finance: VC is looking at these increasingly tech industries


2018: record year for VC investments in the world 2018 was a record year for the venture capital market not just in Italy but globally. According to Kpmg, VC investments have reached 254 billion dollars worldwide – a sharp increase …

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April 9th, 2018

Artificial intelligence: the game changer in financial services

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner of P101 Ventures

Notes from London by Giuseppe Donvito, Partner of P101 In 2017 investors poured in over $15.2B in funding to AI startups across industries. It was a 141% jump in funding from 2016. This monster figure will decrease when machine learning …

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March 29th, 2017

10 hot technology trends for 2017

Redazione di NewsFromThePlatform

The ten key technologies of 2017, according to Gartner, the American research and advisory firm providing IT-related insight, revolve around what is called intelligent digital mesh. This mesh is a mix of people, things and services enabled by digital technology, …

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February 10th, 2016

What the SwiftKey deal with Microsoft means for personal computing

Cristiano Troffei, Founder and CEO Quadro

Microsoft’s acquisition of AI company SwiftKey has surely been the most rumoured deal of the past week, not just due to its financial order of magnitude, but for what this step might mean for the tech giant. SwiftKey launched in …

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January 20th, 2016

Artificial Intelligence – Will It Change the World Soon‎?

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner P101

“I’ll teach it to let friends in by looking at their faces when they ring the doorbell,” said Mark Zuckerberg speaking of artificial intelligence in a recent Facebook post, referring to the idea of designing his own Artificial Intelligence by …

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