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I am not going to start with a short preface in this article. I am going to be straight forward. Enough with the statups! I am tired of reading newspapers, blogs and website articles about successful startups in 2013, 2014, 2015. I am tired of hearing the same old ideas, covered with new fancy words and being presented as innovation! Is it innovation to offer a new social media network specialized in books? Is it innovation to offer a new mobile social media network which has better design?
A startup is developing machine-learning technology that mimics the way the ear works, which it believes will make it easier for smartphones and wearable devices to constantly listen for sounds of danger. One Llama will show some of its capabilities in an app called Audio Aware, which is meant to alert hard-of-hearing smartphone users and “distracted walkers.”