Image Recognition

Chooch AI Develops Agnostic Computer Vision Platform

If you had to pick the one technology under the broad umbrella of artificial intelligence that has had the most impact on business and society today, it’s probably computer vision. It’s certainly the most mature, with the earliest research dating back to the days when Elvis first became a hip-swaying phenomenon. The original machine vision […]

Facial Recognition in China with SenseTime

If you’ve spent any meaningful amount of time in a managerial role, you probably understand the importance of having a team with members who feel comfortable speaking up when they disagree with you. That’s a critical component of high-performing teams, and one you take for granted when you start to manage teams of Chinese people. In addition […]

Red Point’s AI Counterfeit Detection Technology

While some people might think of Barcelona as a place to stare at Gaudi architecture and watch Messi play football soccer while drinking non-alcoholic beer, it’s also home to a thriving tech scene. Just last week, Barcelona startup Red Points took in $12 million in Series B funding to bring their total funding to over […]

8 Companies Using AI for Law Enforcement

The science fiction universe is populated by all sorts of crime-fighting artificial intelligence (AI) machines. David Hasselhoff had KITT (Knight Industries Two Thousand) in Knight Rider. Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, relies on JARVIS (Just A Rather Very Intelligent System). RoboCop was a well-armed fighting cyborg that melded man and machine. Today, researchers and companies […]

Blippar – A $1 Billion Visual Search Company

With all the advancements being made these days in artificial intelligence and computer vision, it’s only a matter of time before you can pull your smartphone out and have it tell you what it sees like a visual search tool. Sure, this might start with simple things like cars, pets, tables, or simple objects, but it […]