February 20, 2021

Second AI Researcher Fired by Google After Timnit Gebru Dispute

The row within Google’s Ethical AI team is set to escalate after a second researcher was fired in the space of three months. Lead artificial intelligence […]
February 8, 2021
Panoramic Ventures-Paul Judge-Mark Buffington

New VC Firm Panoramic Ventures Launches, Targets $300M Fund

A new $300 million fund has been launched with a focus on diverse founders and companies outside the traditional U.S. tech hubs. Atlanta-based Panoramic Ventures is a […]
February 3, 2021
The Lola cofounders Martine Resnick and Eileen Lee

The Lola Launches Partnership for Black Womxn Creatives & Social Justice Organizations

A year-long initiative aimed at building a support network for Black womxm advocates, activists, organizers, and leaders of social justice organizations has just launched in Atlanta. […]
January 27, 2021

Black-Led Tech Firm Calendly Valued At $3 Billion After $350M Series B Raise

Cloud scheduling platform Calendly, founded by Nigeria-American entrepreneur Tope Awotona has secured a $350 million investment. The deal with OpenView Venture Partners and Iconiq has led […]