Pixm, a New York-based startup, takes a new approach to the growing problem of phishing by using computer vision. Pixm’s deep-learning computer-vision-based endpoint security solution detects phishing attacks in real time at the point of click, within your browser, either on a desktop or a laptop.
Dentons, the world's largest law firm, announced a partnership with Paladin, a pro bono platform with a mission to increase access to justice, to adapt Paladin's cutting-edge software to streamline law firm pro bono programs, led by Nextlaw Labs.
Felicity Conrad and Kristen Sonday were on very different paths until three years ago. Conrad was an associate at the powerhouse law firm Skadden Arps. Meanwhile, Sonday, a Princeton grad and the first person in her family to go to college, was reflecting on the several years she’d spent with the U.S. Department of Justice in Mexico City, working to extradite fugitives.
Overtime, a digital-media startup with dreams of becoming an ESPN-size brand for high-school sports, has raised a $9.5 million Series A funding round, led by Silicon Valley VC firm Andreessen Horowitz.
ESPN may be going from a sure-fire cable bounty to something that needs a little more flexibility in a cord-cutting era — like launching a new streaming service in 2018. But an even more troublesome trend may be emerging among younger sports fans, according to Overtime CEO Dan Porter: they just aren’t getting the content the way they want it.
A little less than four years ago, not far from where he grew up on Long Island, a dejected Tom Schreiber walked off the field at Bethpage High School. He tossed off his No. 22 white, black and orange jersey and the rest of his Princeton equipment for the final time after a late April loss to Cornell in a neutral-site game.
Kristen Sonday is the co-founder of Paladin, a platform dedicated to increasing pro bono engagement across the nation. Their goal is to make sure that lawyers are abiding by their professional responsibility and helping those with legal needs that have historically not been met.
The band is one of several A-list bands to incorporate fan-generated video into its social media strategy, most recently for its album 'Red Pill Blues.'
Piper, the company behind the Raspberry Pi-powered DIY computer building kit for kids, has raised $7.6 million in a series A round of funding led by Owl Ventures, a venture capital (VC) fund set up in 2013 with a focus on edtech startups.
Earlier this week a Chinese firm, Foxtechhobby, claimed it had set a drone world record with a flight of 3 hours. The record did not stand long. Skyfront, a California startup, is reporting that its multirotor drone, the Skyfront Tailwind, has claimed that record with a flight of 4 hours and 34 minutes. And in a conversation with DroneLife, Skyfront CEO Troy Mestler said he expects they can get the Tailwind to fly in excess of 5 hours.