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Object Recognition 10.2.17

Object Recognition for ISIS Insights

The U.S. military this year plans to deploy artificial-intelligence algorithms, including object-recognition technology, to sift through its intelligence database to gather insights about the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group. The military will leverage existing commercial AI technologies to accelerate the deployment of these algorithms, as reported by Breaking Defense. Such algorithms will take on the…

iHeartMedia AI 10.2.17

Veritone Expands Relationship with iHeartMedia and Now Provides Advanced AI Solutions to Over 200 of its Broadcast Stations Nationwide

Leading Artificial Intelligence Provider Offers New Insights to iHeartMedia Stations Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) insights and cognitive solutions, today announced that it has signed an expanded, two-year agreement with iHeartMedia, the leading audio company with the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. The agreement…

Alzheimers AI 10.1.17

Machine Learning Breakthrough Delivers Early Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Italian researchers have devised a machine learning algorithm that uses MRI brain scans to identify signs of Alzheimer’s disease far earlier than current non-invasive methods. The algorithm, developed by a team at Italy’s University of Bari, can detect changes in the brain that signal the onset of the disease nearly 10 years before the appearance…

09.13.17

Object Recognition Drones for Shark Detection

Worried that sharks might be lurking near your beach? There’s no need to get a bigger boat; instead contact Australia-based Westpac Group, which is offering Shark Spotter, a system that uses drones equipped with object recognition to detect signs of sharks in the water. Shark Spotter works with Little Ripper drones, which are military-grade unmanned…

08.15.17

Companies Should Make More Use of Cognitive Engines

Despite massive investments in artificial intelligence in the tech market, few companies in other industries have engaged in large-scale implementation of AI, according to McKinsey & Co. Only a small percentage of non-tech companies have adopted AI cognitive engine technology, with an even smaller portion employing multiple cognitive engines. This finding reveals a massive opportunity…

AI for Animals 08.14.17

Artificial Intelligence Translation Device for Animals Within a Decade

Paging Dr. Doolittle: Artificial intelligence translation technology capable of interpreting dog language could become a reality within 10 years, according to a report from futurologist William Higham working in cooperation with Amazon. “Innovative products that succeed are based on a genuine and major consumer need,” Higham commented to The Guardian. “The amount of money now…

1-800-Flowers 06.27.17

1-800-FLOWERS.COM Extends Collaboration with Veritone One to Lead Growth in Traditional Media

Ecommerce and technology innovator utilizes ad agency and its artificial intelligence platform for offline advertising spend optimization Veritone One®, a full-service advertising agency that creates native and traditional advertising for renowned brands, and a subsidiary of Veritone, Inc., announced today that 1-800-FLOWERS.COM®, the leading gourmet food and floral gift provider for all occasions, has extended…

06.19.17

Veritone Launches New Division, Veritone Government, to be Led by US Government Veteran

Artificial Intelligence Platform Arms Government Agencies with a Future-Proof Solution for Managing Audio/Video Data Veritone Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) insights and cognitive solutions, announced today that it has formed a new division, Veritone Government, to provide solutions for federal, state and local government agencies to analyze audio and video…

05.18.17

Veritone to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

Veritone, Inc. (Nasdaq: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) analytics and cognitive solutions, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its recent initial public offering (IPO) on May 12, 2017. In honor of the occasion, Chad Steelberg, Chairman and CEO, will ring the Opening Bell. Where Nasdaq MarketSite – 4…

05.18.17

Veritone Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering

Veritone, Inc., a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) analytics and cognitive solutions, today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 2,500,000 shares of common stock at a price to the public of $15.00 per share. Veritone has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 375,000 shares of common…