Futurum’s Daniel Newman and Steven Dickens provide their take on the recent announcements from SiFive. As the geopolitical landscape becomes ever more dynamic and supply constraints impact the semiconductor space, SiFive has made strategic moves to position itself as a credible open-source powered alternative to the established incumbents.
Yac Inc. Raises $7.5M from GGV Capital & Slack for Voice-Based Collaboration
Yac, a provider of voice-based collaboration tools, has raised a new round of investment from GGV Capital and the Slack Fund. Futurum’s Fred McClimans discusses the potential of voice-based messaging as part of enterprise collaboration and why this approach is worth exploring further.
IBM Hyper Protect Accelerator Focuses on Diversity and Inclusion in Startups
In the world of tech and venture capitalism, specifically, there remains a large gap between the number of women and minorities actively launching new companies and attracting support from funders. This year, IBM’s Hyper Protect Accelerator program aims to lessen the gap by focusing on companies with diverse teams.