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Technology Addiction — Is it real?

The notification bell rings. You get the urge to check it. You took your phone and checked it. “Wow…One more like for my pic” or no bell and “Why my pic don’t get likes?”. Just...
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PolyFuzz — Advanced Fuzzy Matching Framework

Alternative to fuzzy matching techniques for NLP to enhancing performance Working with natural language processing we might faced a lot of scenario to use various string matching techniques. Mostly we use fuzzy matching techniques to...
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Cyber criminals look forward to your invitation

Hackers’ prying eyes lurk behind every corner of the internet. The solution on social media would be the private mode to shield your data. Of course, cybersecurity is only as effective as the person...
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Name Matching Techniques with Python

How to correct names and words with mistranslations and misspellings using python? We do face lots of cases where we have to match a word with a lot of variations. This can be because of...
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Why We Invested In FidoCure aka How Tech Can Help Save Dogs (And Eventually...

In October FidoCure, also known as One Health Company, announced a $10M series A led by Polaris Ventures and we increased our position given our continued excitement. Tau Ventures, an AI-first seed fund in...
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Various types of Distributed Ledger Technology

Introduction  Bitcoin and cryptocurrency have become common buzzwords as their adoption, use and fascination grow globally. This new asset class is gaining interest with time as more people accustom themselves with digital currency. In comparison,...
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Act Local

How climate risk intelligence can enable sustainable action at the local level As discussed in our last post, climate risk intelligence is what makes, through data transformations, frontier climate science and the massive amounts of geospatial data,...
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How to Build a Twitter Scraping App with Python

A simple Python app that can give you valuable insights into just about any topic you can think of With about 6,000 tweets being sent out per second and 500 million posted per day, the average person could not...
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How React Native Improves the Productivity of Mobile App Developers?

React Native is a conducive framework that can help you design an application with JavaScript. This structure consists of simple design elements that can render a rich user experience. React Native apps are easy...
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What Separates A Great Web Developer From Others?

Did you know that in 2019, the average salary of a Web Developer was $73,760 per year? What’s more shocking is that the top 25% were paid about $95,020 in 2018. The disparity alone...
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Deep Learning amid Increased Physician Administrative Workload

The Epitome of the Trojan Horse to duplicate Physician Clinical Judgment and conquer the Medical Industry The administrative workload is one of many burdens experienced by most physicians of our period. Doctors, particularly those practicing...
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Could Blue Origin Demolish The SpaceX Monopoly?

Is the war for space dominance about to escalate? It’s been seven years since the first SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted its first private spacecraft to orbit, the CASSIOPE science satellite for Canada. In the...
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Eliminate These Application Entry Points To Stop Hackers Cold

Nowadays,  you’re more likely to hear one or two reports about some massive data breaches every other week on the news. It’s almost unimaginable how many users are affected by it. A 2019 Cybersecurity Ventures...
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Blockchain for Developers; The Importance of API Providers

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Over the last few years, the blockchain has suddenly become the hottest new technology in the space. Every single organization out there is looking to integrate the blockchain in its daily operations. However, this...
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SpaceX vs Virgin Galactic – The Race to a Space Tourism Business Dominance

The Space Tourism Business Only 566 humans have ever been to space. More than 85% of these people are from three nationalities. More than half of them are from the USA. The experience of those...
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Mobile network O2 launch UK’s first driverless car lab testing driverless cars using 5G...

Over time, technology has gone from strength to strength. Not only have we successfully made it to the moon, we now have a space station above our heads, continuously collecting mass amounts of data...
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Offshoring? 5 Key Principles For Startups

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At Tau Ventures we have invested in startups that are fully in the US, where the CEO is in the US and the rest of the team offshore, and everything in between. For us...
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Five Advantages Female Leadership Brings to Your Business

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From General Motors and Hershey to Ulta Beauty and Best Buy, mega-corporations around the world are proving that integrating more women into leadership positions can have a huge impact on a company’s performance. In...
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Fintechs FTW: Innovation in the Midst of Crisis

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Possibilities during a Pandemic - Fintech’s Positive Impact in 2020 Host Dara Tarkowski is joined by representatives from Abe.ai, Cross River and Envestnet Yodlee to discuss the fintech community’s innovation during COVID-19. The fintech community...
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It matters when it’s in your backyard

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Climate risk intelligence to inform location-specific physical risk now and in the future. For decades, scientists have warned about the increase of climate-related physical hazards. Since March 2020, when the World Health Organization Report declared...