Researchers match DeepMind’s AlphaFold2 protein folding power with faster, freely available model – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 10 minutes DeepMind stunned the biology world late last year when its AlphaFold2 AI model predicted the structure of proteins (a common and very difficult problem) so accurately that many declared the decades-old problem “solved.” Now researchers claim to have leapfrogged DeepMind the way DeepMind leapfrogged the rest of the world, with RoseTTAFold, a system that does … Read more

Dream Games raises $155M at a $1B valuation as its Royal Match puzzle game hits a royal flush – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 11 minutes Istanbul in Turkey continues to prove itself as very fertile ground for casual gaming startups, which appear to be growing from small seedlings into sizable trees. In the latest development, Dream Games — a developer of mobile puzzle games — has raised $155 million in funding, a Series B that values the startup at $1 … Read more