tech:

taffy

Wipro opens 5G Def-i Innovation Center in Austin, Texas

Wipro announced the opening of its new 5G Def-i Innovation Center in Austin, Texas.

The center will leverage the company’s 5G Def-i platformm and provide fully-integrated offerings for 24X7 product qualification, compliance, pre-certification, and interoperability testing with industry accreditation, Wipro said in a statement.

The state-of-the-art center will also provide a controlled environment designed to simulate real-world conditions, allowing clients to optimize the performance of 5G networks and devices.

Wipro engineers and researchers will use the center to certify the compliance of 5G smartphones, tablets, modules, and IoT endpoints. Additionally, the center will play be qualifying the performance of 5G mobile network infrastructure.

[Image courtesy: Wipro]

Just in

AlphaSense raises $650M

AlphaSense, a market intelligence and search platform, has raised $650 million in funding, co-led by Viking Global Investors and BDT & MSD Partners.

Elon Musk’s xAI raises $6B to take on OpenAI — VentureBeat

Confirming reports from April, the series B investment comes from the participation of multiple known venture capital firms and investors, including Valor Equity Partners, Vy Capital, Andreessen Horowitz (A16z), Sequoia Capital, Fidelity Management & Research Company, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal and Kingdom Holding, writes Shubham Sharma. 

Capgemini partners with DARPA to explore quantum computing for carbon capture

Capgemini Government Solutions has launched a new initiative with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to investigate quantum computing's potential in carbon capture.

Snowflake to acquire TruEra AI observability platform

Snowflake has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TruEra, providers of an AI observability platform. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.