Microsoft and AT&T have reached a deal that brings the carrier’s 5G workloads to the Azure for Operators platform and gives them access to Microsoft cloud, artificial intelligence and edge technology to assist with launching new 5G-enabled services.
Kris Kashtanova received a copyright for a graphic novel made using the commercial AI art generator Midjourney. The graphic novel is titled Zarya of the Dawn. The U.S. Copyright Office granted the copyright earlier this month amid the ongoing controversy surrounding AI programs.
Wasabi, a cloud storage startup, has raised $250 million in a new round of funding. Wasabi is competing with Amazon's Simple Storage Service (S3) and other cloud storage providers. The company has added storage regions in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Toronto, Osaka, Sydney and Singapore.
Volvo has developed what it calls the world's first interior radar system for cars. The system will debut on the company's upcoming EX90 electric SUV. It will monitor the cabin and trunk of a vehicle to prevent the car from being locked while anyone is still inside. The idea is to guard against situations where pets or children may be inadvertently trapped inside a car on a hot day.
Avidbots has raised $70 million in a Series C round of funding. The company has built a robotic floor cleaner called the Neo 2. It's designed for commercial environments such as airports, warehouses and shopping malls. The Neo 2 is already being used by U.S. airports in Huntsville and Cincinnati.