AI is Helping Political Candidates Exercise their Right to Equal Airtime

This year’s primary elections are far from sleepy. Immigration is just one of the various contentious issues raised by candidates across many states, especially as Democrats are protesting against President Trump’s policies across the country. In efforts to win, gaining valuable broadcasting airtime is as critical as making phone calls and canvassing to convert the…


Digital Asset Management in the Cloud

Robin Melhuish, Director of Customer Solutions, discusses who needs a cloud digital asset management solution, why companies should stay away from "home-grown" asset management, and why metadata is so important for your content.


The Dangers of Bias in AI

Businesses are piling on the investments to gain an edge in artificial intelligence, but the emerging technology comes with the unintended consequence of bias. Chad Steelberg, CEO and Chairman of Veritone, shared with Cheddar the dangers of bias in AI and the importance of removing prejudice from artificial intelligence. View the video interview here  


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…


First AI in Space: NLP Robot Joins Space Station Crew

AI in space doesn’t have a very good image—just recall the scene in the science fiction epic “2001: A Space Odyssey” where the supercomputer HAL murders most of a spaceship’s crew. However, space AI is about to get an image makeover, with a friendly robotic assistant that employs technologies including Natural Language Processing (NLP), face…


How to train a spam detector with a 97% accuracy with Machine Box

Let’s face it, a lot of people out there are needing to integrate machine learning into their products and services, but don’t have the time or resources to go back to school to learn Tensorflow, or the money to hire expensive PhDs. And even if they do, its still a huge challenge to get it…


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…


Deploy Docker containers in Google Cloud Platform

TL;DR: Check out a working example project of how to deploy Docker containers (boxes) to Google Cloud Platform. Delivering complex software solutions inside a neat container is exactly the promise of Docker, and Machine Box has truly benefited from this. This article shows you how to spin up Machine Box in Google Cloud Platform, but the technique works for any…


Deploy Docker containers into Digital Ocean

Machine Box delivers the services via Docker containers, and Digital Ocean is a great place to host these containers in production. This guide will walk you through the steps required to deploy Facebox with Digital Ocean. TIP: Before you start, it’s important to remember that hosting on Digital Ocean comes with a small cost — it’s very competitive,…


Machine Learning on Premise

There are a lot of really great Machine-Learning-as-a-Service (MLaaS) providers out there; Azure, Google, Rekognition, etc. But for those of us who can’t send our data to the cloud, who need to train and tune models locally, and who need more control and ownership over our machine learning models, we have to look to a…