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09.14.18

Voice Analysis to Detect Alzheimer’s Disease within Seconds

Meet Ludwig, a two-foot-tall robot that can determine whether people are showing symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in less than one minute simply by listening to their voices. Developed by Canadian firm WinterLight Labs, Ludwig uses proprietary voice analysis algorithms to pick up on subtle cues that reveal signs of Alzheimer’s, as reported by The Telegraph….

09.14.18

Veritone Now Features Complete AI-Driven Digital Asset Management and Monetization Solution for Live and Archived Broadcasts in the Cloud

aiWARE, Combined With Recently Acquired Wazee Digital Core and Digital Media Hub, Helps Broadcasters Drive Revenue Opportunities by Unlocking New Value in Their Rich Media Content Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions, today announced that the company has expanded the integration of its aiWARE™ operating system for…

09.10.18

Veritone Acquires Machine Box, Extending Its Capabilities with New Building Blocks for Rapid Development of Artificial Intelligence Solutions

Acquisition adds a suite of powerful yet easy-to-use cognitive engines across multiple AI categories, for developers to customize, train and build upon as a toolkit within aiWARE Veritone Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE™, today announced its acquisition of Machine Box, Inc., a developer of state-of-the-art…

08.13.18

Veritone Signs Agreement to Acquire Wazee Digital, Expanding Digital Asset Monetization Capabilities to Existing and Future Media and Entertainment, Government Customers

Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Wazee Digital, a leading provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services that enable rights holders to monetize and enrich their content. Veritone, the world’s only SaaS-based operating system for Artificial Intelligence (AI), will offer the Wazee Digital applications and services…

08.13.18

Veritone One Signs Agreement to Acquire Performance Bridge Media, Will Expand Market Share to Over 25% of All US-Based Podcast Revenue

Veritone One, a subsidiary of Veritone, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Performance Bridge Media, a leading and long-standing podcast agency. The acquisition will make Veritone One, a performance-based media agency, one of the largest entities to offer comprehensive, podcast and radio solutions, helping clients efficiently acquire new…

07.3.18

Veritone Announces Expansion of aiWARE’s Ability to Integrate Third-Party Structured Data Sources

New APIs Enable Customers to Leverage Virtually All Structured and Unstructured Data for Deriving Contextual and Actionable Insights COSTA MESA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) today announced that its operating system for artificial intelligence — aiWARE™ — now offers enterprises, government and public service agencies the opportunity to leverage both structured and unstructured data to…

06.5.18

China is Investing Heavily in AI-Based Surveillance

A Chinese face recognition startup aiding government surveillance effort scores another $620 million Chinese face recognition firm SenseTime announced it has raised $620 million in a new funding round, bolstering its position as the world’s leading artificial intelligence (AI) startup—and helping advance China’s initiative to build a nationwide AI-powered video surveillance system. This represents SenseTime’s…

05.10.18

Face Value: Face Recognition at the Profitability Forefront

How crucial is AI to the future? So crucial that Chinese face recognition firm SenseTime has become one of the most valuable startups in the world, as reported by Bloomberg. SenseTime in April said it generated $600 million in Series C funding. This gave the company a valuation of more than $4 billion, exceeding the…

05.3.18

AI Prediction System Extends Forecasts of Chaotic Systems

Chaotic systems are hard to predict because—well—they’re chaotic. However, given that humanity is constantly at the mercy of the vagaries of chaotic systems—such as weather, solar storms and sometimes even road traffic—scientists are striving to develop methods to forecast such disorganized events. The latest breakthrough on this front comes from researchers leveraging AI prediction technology…

04.18.18

NVIDIA and ARM Take Deep Learning to the Edge

With more than 86 billion ARM processor chips shipped to date, chances are there’s an ARM-based device within arm’s reach of you right now—most likely your smartphone or tablet. In fact, ARM-powered products are nearly ubiquitous, with the diminutive, low-power processors at the heart of countless mobile, consumer and internet-of-things (IoT) devices used by people…