Startup Digest


September 09, 2016

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Below are our favorite product articles for this week, curated in collaboration with Products That Count.

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AI is shaping the future of commerce

Braintree’s GM of Mobile, Aunkur Arya, sat down with Pinterest’s Head of Commerce, Michael Yamartino, to talk about how Pinterest is using AI technologies to advance the buying experience. Read about their talk, and watch a short clip, by clicking here.

Want to support diversity in tech?

Throughout September, Betabrand will donate $5 from every Dress Pant Yoga Pants purchase to the Techstars Foundation, a nonprofit working to improve diversity in technology entrepreneurship.

Sorry, Uber. Social Data Validates The Lyft Growth Story And Valuation Demands

Andy Swan - Forbes

Lyft has been getting 90%+ positive sentiment for almost all of 2016 — something that Uber has yet to accomplish.  This is a critical piece of data for predicting future consumer trends.

The Future (Probably) Isn’t as Scary as You Think

Kevin Kelly - Freakonomics

Internet pioneer Kevin Kelly tries to predict the future by identifying what’s truly inevitable.

Will Amazon Kill FedEx?

Devin Leonard - Bloomberg

For UPS and FedEx, Amazon’s been great for business. Now it’s taking business away from them.

Will This “Neural Lace” Brain Implant Help Us Compete with AI?


Can neural lace help humanity to battle AI on intelligence? 

Facebook’s new Skunkworks Photo Team wants to Bring Virtual Reality to the Masses


Facebook needs everyone to create VR content — not just Hollywood.

Your Car’s New Software Is Ready. Update Now?


TIRED of your vehicle and its aging, limited features? Don’t trade it in just yet. Download new software instead.

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Below are our favorite product articles for this week, curated in collaboration with Products That Count.

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