Cockroach Labs, a database startup founded by former Google engineers, announced a $55 million Series C round led by Altimeter Capital, Tiger Global, and existing investor GV. The funding reflects investors’ bullishness on companies that are building businesses around open source database software. One notable example is MongoDB, whose shares have risen nearly 480% since their public debut in...
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Google is finally waking up. After weeks of excitement coursing through tech about OpenAI’s ChatGPT chatbot, paired with news coverage of how Microsoft plans to incorporate it into products like Bing and Word, Google has made a move. The tech company once seen as a leader in artificial intelligence on Monday unveiled its version of a conversational AI service, which it calls Bard. Google said...
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