Day: April 12, 2021

Google expands Lens beyond mobile by rolling it out inside Google Photos for the web, allowing desktop users to copy text from images using OCR (Will Sattelberg/Android Police)

Will Sattelberg / Android Police:Google expands Lens beyond mobile by rolling it out inside Google Photos for the web, allowing desktop users to copy text from images using OCR  —  For better or worse, Google has been working on expanding its Lens features far beyond the reach of its dedicated app. Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210412/p49#a210412p49

Sources: DealShare, an Indian social commerce startup initially focused on WhatsApp, raises $100M Series D led by Tiger Global, after its $21M Series C in Dec. (Manish Singh/TechCrunch)

Manish Singh / TechCrunch:Sources: DealShare, an Indian social commerce startup initially focused on WhatsApp, raises $100M Series D led by Tiger Global, after its $21M Series C in Dec.  —  Tiger Global has invested in DealShare, a startup in India that has built an e-commerce platform for middle- and lower-income groups … Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210412/p38#a210412p38

This Week in Washington IP: Innovation at the US Departments of Defense and Energy, GIPC Event on Innovation Ecosystem, and Working Toward a Carbon-Free Shipping Industry – IPWatchdog.com

This Week in Washington IP: Innovation at the US Departments of Defense and Energy, GIPC Event on Innovation Ecosystem, and Working Toward a Carbon-Free Shipping Industry  IPWatchdog.com Source: https://www.ipwatchdog.com/2021/04/12/week-washington-ip-innovation-us-dod-doe-gipc-event-innovation-ecosystem-carbon-free-shipping-industry/id=132177/

Nvidia launches Jarvis conversational AI framework in general availability, after garnering 45K+ downloads since launching in preview in May of last year (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat:Nvidia launches Jarvis conversational AI framework in general availability, after garnering 45K+ downloads since launching in preview in May of last year  —  Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29.  Register for a free or VIP pass today.  —  At its GTC 2021, Nvidia this morning announced … Source: http://www.techmeme.com/210412/p25#a210412p25