TechCrunch+ roundup: 7 VCs making pitches, AI best practices, zero-based budgeting

[ad_1] Image Credits: Jason Doiy/Getty Images It’s too early to tell whether SVB’s downfall heralds a new era for venture capital, but based on anecdotal evidence, off-the-record discussions and chats with colleagues, it looks like we’re back to business as usual as far as raising funds for revenue launch is concerned. It’s not a scientific … Read more

Will artificial intelligence replace your financial advisor?

[ad_1] The next front of the AI ‚Äč‚Äčrevolution could be your finances. Key points Artificial intelligence can now analyze large amounts of information and explain the abstract in simple terms, two key parts of the financial services industry. Limitations of technology include building qualitative and quantitative context through ongoing discussions. In the near future, humans … Read more

Nvidia shares rise as Morgan Stanley builds on AI ‘megatrend’ (NVDA)

[ad_1] Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) shares rose more than 1.5% in premarket trading on Friday as Morgan Stanley upgraded the GPU maker, with the investment firm noting that the artificial intelligence “megatrend” has become too big to ignore. analyst Joseph Moore raised his rating on Nvidia (NVDA) to overweight from equal weight … Read more

Meta’s metaverse is in the background

[ad_1] Data: PitchBook; Chart: Alice Feng/Axios A year and a half after renaming itself after its metaverse initiative, Meta has noticeably de-emphasized this vision of the future. The big picture: Meta is perfectly in sync with a time when many large companies are cutting staff, shuttering side projects and chasing the promise of generative AI. … Read more