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AI firm ASAPP scoops $185 million in funding
ASAPP has raised $185 million in new funding. The firm has built AI software to assist call centre agents. It says the cash will help it meet the "extraordinary demands" of its customers during the coronavirus pandemic. Businesses are likely to cut labour costs in the wake of the virus. ASAPP has now raised a total of $260 million since forming in 2014.
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