Almost exactly a month ago, Peloton CEO John Foley wrote an open letter about the the company's treadmill. “While we are aware of only a small handful of incidents involving the Tread+ where children have been hurt, each one is devastating to all of us at Peloton, and our hearts go out to the families involved.” Today, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a warning, telling users to stop using the Tread+.
Nintendo is suing Bowser (that is, Gary Bowser) for allegedly violating copyright by selling Switch hacks.
This week, Scale AI raised a $325 million Series E. The company, as TechCrunch has written, works in the data labeling space. In 2019 TechCrunch wrote about how the company’s then-22-year-old CEO had put together a $100 million round. Well, as I learned earlier this week, AI startups in general are having one hell of a year.