Tag Archive: Artificial Intelligence

04.8.18

Toyota Partnership Uses AI Prediction to Speed Taxi Service

It can be difficult to find a taxi when you really need one — just ask anyone who has tried to hail a cab on a busy city street during a rainstorm. However, a partnership led by Toyota may have an answer to this challenge, using AI prediction technology to forecast availability and demand for…

04.6.18

NLP Leads the Way as Healthcare AI Market Explodes

The global market for artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare will expand by a factor of 12 over five years, led by natural language processing technology (NLP) used for processing medical data, according to the market research firm ReportsnReports.com. The AI healthcare market is set to rise to nearly $8 billion in 2022, up from $667.1…

04.5.18

Veritone Announces Breakthrough Real-Time Artificial Intelligence Capabilities

Unprecedented AI Processing Capabilities to Enable Faster and More Enhanced Decision-Making Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions, today announced the upcoming launch of a market-first update to its AI operating system, aiWARE™, which will enable the platform to support real-time AI processing. The aiWARE real-time framework is…

04.4.18

Startup Takes Market Research to the Next Level with AI

Market research firms use a range of techniques to gauge consumer views—such as survey forms and phone interviews. However, such methods often present an incomplete and inaccurate picture, with consumer responses reflecting their views of just one moment in time—or indicating their aspirations rather than the realities of their views and habits. However, one startup…

04.3.18

Treasure Trove of History Revealed with AI

England’s East India Company was once one the world’s most powerful economic and military organizations, accounting for half the world’s trade and fielding a private army twice the size of the British army in the early 1800s. In its more than 250-year history, the trading company was at the center of numerous pivotal events, including…

04.2.18

Baby Face: Using Face Detection for Baby Photos

Today’s parents seem to use their smartphone cameras to photograph every second of their babies’ lives. However, once these pictures are taken, they often are forgotten—stored away on cell phones in a format that’s disorganized and difficult to access and enjoy. However, one startup thinks it has found a way to bring these photos back…

04.2.18

NT Concepts Partners with Veritone to Deliver Powerful AI Tech to Federal Customers

PRWeb – NT Concepts, a leading provider of National Security solutions, has partnered with artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive solutions pioneer Veritone. The strategic alliance enables NT Concepts to deliver the Veritone aiWARE™ platform to federal customers and leverage next-generation commercial AI technology for highly accurate, timely intelligence at scale…Read More Orchestrated AI Built for Government…

Fashion Forward 03.31.18

Fashion Forward: Image Recognition to Forecast Styles

What will be in style next year? It’s the most important question facing the fashion industry, with the fortunes of brands rising and falling based on their success in anticipating trends months in advance. Now one startup says it has found a new way to forecast fashions using artificial-intelligence (AI) image recognition. Fashion technology provider…

School Shooting AI 03.25.18

Holistic Artificial Intelligence Can Solve the Plague of School Shootings

Another school shooting. Another round of demands for answers. Another debate over the same set of options—from gun control, to arming teachers, to improving the mental healthcare system. The end result: more school shootings. However, a real solution to this crisis may be within reach due to the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies that…

03.25.18

China Leverages Face Recognition Tech to Take AI Investment Leadership

In 2017, China surpassed the United States in investments in artificial-intelligence startups, a phenomenon largely driven by the country’s efforts to deploy face recognition technologies for surveillance applications, according to a report from CB Insights. Nearly half of global equity funding in AI startups went to China last year, at 48 percent, compared to just…