Tag Archive: Artificial Intelligence

11.18.17

Lenovo Aims to Feed the World Using Geospatial Image Analysis

It’s a troubling and inescapable equation: The global population will rise by nearly 50 percent by 2050, requiring a doubling in food production, according to the United Nations. However, in a time of increasingly constrained resources, such a massive expansion will test the limits of worldwide agriculture. To address this paramount challenge facing humanity, Chinese…

AWS Marketplace AI 11.14.17

Veritone Makes Artificial Intelligence Truly Accessible and Actionable with AWS Marketplace Listing

Listing Brings Orchestrated, Multi-Engine Artificial Intelligence to AWS Customers Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) insights and cognitive solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its aiWARE™ platform on AWS Marketplace. As an Advanced Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN), Veritone provides AWS customers with full access to…

11.13.17

Three Predictions for AI in 2018

Multichannel News – We’re at an exciting time in society where revolutionary technology like artificial intelligence is beginning to find its way into nearly every industry. There is both a buzz about the positive benefits as well as voices of concern, but the truth is, the future of AI is a long road that we’ll…

11.11.17

AI Robots for Offshore Energy Inspection and Maintenance

Remote locations, adverse weather, dizzying heights—all these issues can make the task of inspecting offshore energy assets like oil rigs and wind turbines a slow, hazardous and expensive endeavor. However, robots can cut the cost and risk of these tasks dramatically. That’s why a consortium of UK universities and companies are working together to develop…

11.11.17

AI Chip Demand Boosts the Outlook for Semiconductor Players

The rapid rise of the artificial intelligence market is spurring parallel growth in demand for semiconductors, causing the AI chip market to expand by nearly six-fold in the coming years, according to UBS. UBS predicts global AI chip revenue will boom to $35 billion in 2021, up from $6 billion in 2016, as reported by…

Cars AI 10.13.17

MIT Computer Vision Technology Allows Cars to See Around Corners

Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers have devised a computer vision system that monitors subtle shadows to detect objects that are hidden from view. The CornerCameras system from the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) observes light reflections to perceive unseen people or things. The computer vision system uses these reflections to estimate the…

10.11.17

Taking on Terrorism with Face Recognition

Following a surge in terrorist incidents, Turkish defense contractor HAVELSAN is preparing to introduce an artificial intelligence-based security system that uses face recognition to identify suspects before they commit violent acts. The system, called ASTARUS, is designed to recognize faces and license plates, according to the Daily Sabah. ASTARUS can scan all photos and personal…

Job Evaluation AI 10.8.17

Face Emotion AI to Evaluate Job Candidates

Finding the right candidate for a job can be hard—but a new solution from Utah-based ZIFF Inc. may make the process easier by using face emotion technology. ZIFF said its program can observe subtle behaviors that could indicate the suitability of applicants for specific jobs, according to Scripps Media. The program can be taught to…

10.3.17

Zoom Adds Transcription to Conferencing Solution

Workers tired of having to take notes to chronicle their teleconferences now have a better solution: automated transcription from Zoom Video Communications. Zoom, which provides cloud-based video and web conferencing services, is offering a new feature called Recording Transcripts. Recording Transcripts transcribes the speech from a conference recording into text. The text is searchable, allowing…

Oracle AI 10.3.17

Artificial Intelligence Leader Veritone Recognized by Oracle for Excellence in Application Development

Oracle Announces 2017 Cloud Platform Innovation Awards Veritone® Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI), a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) insights and cognitive solutions, announced today that it has been recognized with the 2017 Oracle Excellence Award: Oracle Cloud Platform Innovation Award for its excellence in application development. This award honors customers for their cutting-edge solutions using…