Friday, August 23, 2019

Woebot is the World’s First Mental Health Chatbot

Working 24 hours a day, 365 days a year across more than 130 countries, Woebot is undoubtedly a busy therapeutic chatbot. The good news is that Woebot recently secured $8 million to gain access to mental...

Why an AI Pioneer Ditched Silicon Valley for Beijing

Mo Zhang is revolutionizing the path from seeing a product to buying it. Say you’re watching a program on a smart TV or another device, and you like an outfit being worn by a...

Keeping Sharks at Bay with the Help of AI

Does the idea to use artificial intelligence (AI), drones and electric force fields to prevent sharks from eating human bathers have teeth? Several tech start-ups in Australia say yes. Officials in the United States are...

DarwinAI Emerges from Stealth with Design, Optimization and Explainability Platform for Deep Learning

DarwinAI, a Waterloo, Canada startup creating next generation technologies for Artificial Intelligence development, has announced it is emerging out of stealth with $3M in seed funding — co-led by Obvious Ventures and iNovia Capital,...

Here Are 14 Pioneering AI Companies to Watch

Although established companies are investing heavily into AI, many fairly new organisations are securing funding and focusing on products that could be truly revolutionary. Here are some companies to keep an eye on. SenseTime Although SenseTime Group isn’t...

AI Sports Production Startup from Israel Raises $30M in Funding

An Israeli artificial intelligence-based sports production start-up has raised $30 million in a new round of funding led by Los Angeles investment firm Shamrock Capital and joined by existing investors, the company announced on...

Looking for Startups Pertaining to AI Self-Driving Cars

By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider Hear ye, hear ye! Start-up’s, start your engines. There’s a bonanza of AI self-driving car start-ups and likely many more soon to be birthed. It’s a sensible thing...

AI in Edmonton: Home to Reinforcement Learning

Edmonton, Home to Reinforcement Learning, now a Foundation of AI, is Retaining AI Talent, Attracting Investment Including DeepMind The capital of Edmonton in the Canadian province of Alberta, like its counterparts in Toronto and Montreal,...

Montreal-Toronto AI Startups Have Wide Range of Focus

Includes Healthcare, Biomed, Text Analysis, Legal Research, Image Analysis, Drug Discovery, Education Canada has made a commitment for many years to the study of AI at universities across the county, and today robust business incubation...

With its Academics, Culture of Collaboration, Access to Capital, Concern with Social Impact, Montreal...

With its confluence of academics, international accessibility, culture of collaboration, many startups and access to capital, Montreal may be poised to become the next Silicon Valley. This might be especially true given the current...






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