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UK publishes National Artificial Intelligence Strategy
The UK government has published its much-awaited National AI Strategy in pursuit of "global science superpower" status.
Silicon Valley: Where rent is high and affordable housing is scarce
Rental rates are going up and affordable homes are scarce in Silicon Valley, a regional think tank says.
Bay Area self-driving car startup Aurora offers sneak peek of Toyota-based self-driving taxis - Silicon Valley Business Journal
Aurora Innovation Inc. on Monday gave a glimpse of the vehicle with which it plans to test its self-driving taxi service.
Mountain View's Mobile Home Parks Could Have Rent Control Soon | KQED
In Mountain View, residents of mobile home parks are on the verge of winning protections under the city's rent control law - which they have been excluded from so far.
No cars allowed: San Jose turns into Copenhagen as part of Viva Calle open streets fair
Downtown looked more like Copenhagen or Amsterdam than San Jose on Sunday.
Discord, Commure raise $500 million funding rounds - Silicon Valley Business Journal
If a $100 million in new venture funding counts as a mega-round, what do you call an investment that totals $500 million?
A goliath round? A gargantuan round? A ridiculously large round?
VTA reopens last segment of closed light-rail service on Sept. 18 - Silicon Valley Business Journal
Months after the deadly mass shooting at a railyard that left 10 people dead, including the shooter, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is now ready to completely reopen light rail service.
SFBT Thursday Digest: Court rules on mandatory arbitration; Chat platform raises $500M - San Francisco Business Times
Good morning, Bay Area.
Early Money: 17 Bay Area Series A fundings include a hot Mountain View privacy tech startup
Editor's note: This is the first of a weekly feature of Bay Area Inno that looks at companies in the region that have recently raised Series A funding. Look for this every Thursday.
500 Startups has a new name and $140M to invest from a new fund - Silicon Valley Business Journal
500 Startups has raised a new fund, adopted a new name and hopes to find a new headquarters by early next year.