Secretive 'Wearable Camera' Startup With Ex-Apple Execs Secures $100 Million, Partners With• https://www.zerohedge.com by Tyler Durden
Although the startup's device is shrouded in mystery, it seems to be developing a wearable camera powered by artificial intelligence.
According to data pulled from Crunchbase, a Series C round of $100 million was raised on March 8. It attracted a long list of top investors, including Kindred Ventures (which led the round), SK Networks, LG Technology Ventures, Microsoft, Volvo Cars Tech Fund, Tiger Global, Qualcomm Ventures, and OpenAI CEO and co-founder Sam Altman.
"This Series C round presented an opportunity to raise money through equity, and to bring on board great VCs and strategic partners who would like to participate in equity as the company grows," founder Chaudhri Bongiorno told TechCrunch in an email interview.
"At Humane, we're building a first-of-its-kind device and services platform — we're growing fast, and we've been focused on innovation, research and development," he said.
According to The Verge, the startup is developing a wearable camera device that would allow the user to have access to AI technology at all times. It sounds like this is ChatGPT on steroids...