Airbus SE and two of the world’s most recognizable tech billionaires, Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates and SoftBank Group Corp. chief executive Masayoshi Son, propose to build and launch some 500 small satellites intended to provide unmatched video coverage of the globe.
The company says its ISF Incubator will work with entrepreneurs to create and nurture companies based on its numerous patents.
ISF Incubator calls for entrepreneurs who want to bring next-generation tech to big markets
Intellectual Ventures, the Bellevue intellectual property company cofounded by Microsoft veteran Nathan Myhrvold, has spun off many startup companies with such exotic names as Terra Power, Kymeta and Echodyne. Last September, it launched Xinova to help startups and corporations with new product development.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority teamed up with the Transportation Security Administration and Evolv Technology to test a new weapon screening system Wednesday at Union Station.
Intellectual Ventures spinout Pivotal Commware announces a $17 million funding round Friday, led by The Thermo Companies and DIG Investment, with participation from Microsoft co-founder Gates, Lux Capital and real estate investor Barry Sternlicht.
Bellevue-based Intellectual Ventures spinout Pivotal Commware raised $17 million from investors including Bill Gates, satellite company Globalstar’s majority owner and the family office of real estate mogul Barry Sternlicht.