Tag Archive: Face Recognition

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…

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…

09.15.17

AI Takes on Law Enforcement

diginomica – Big city police departments are drowning in data that creates 10,000 hours of video a week alone. That is far too much information for human beings to process and analyze. Much of it is wasted. The good news for law enforcement agencies is that they have never had more relevant information to work with…

CIA AI Cognitive Engines 09.14.17

Central Intelligence Turns to Artificial intelligence, with Extensive Adoption of Cognitive Engines

U.S. spy services are making extensive use of artificial intelligence cognitive engines to sift through ever-growing mountains of intelligence data. Dawn Meyerriecks, the Central Intelligence Agency’s deputy director for technology development, said her organization now is engaging in 137 separate AI projects, many of which involve companies in Silicon Valley, according to an article in…

Public Safety AI 07.18.17

The Power of Artificial Intelligence for Government Agencies

Freedom of information: It’s not just an act – it’s a fundamental principle of democracy. Without unfettered access to facts, informed judgments cannot be made about agency and mission directions, causing a breakdown of the marketplace of ideas. Unfortunately, much of the vast troves of data compiled by the government today are trapped in silos…

Human Ethnicity Recognition 07.10.17

Face-Recognition Site Reveals Shades of Gray in Human Ethnicity

Asian, black, Latino or white? In the ethnic melting pot that is the United States today, these overgeneralized racial classifications are becoming increasingly inadequate when it comes to describing someone’s background. To address the shortcomings of these blanket classifications, a company called Kairos is using face-recognition software to estimate the percentage of a person’s ethnic…

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…