Friday, August 7, 2020

Weekly Brief: AI Making Inroads Into Maritime Industry via Startups

The traditional maritime industry is about to be disrupted by marine technology startups incorporating AI, robotics and other new technology that have the potential to lower costs and improve outcomes. Here is a review...

DataRobot Raises Another $200M to Pursue Automated Machine Learning

DataRobot of Boston has raised approximately $200M in a Series E funding round to help accelerate development of its automated machine learning and AI software, according to a recent report in xconomy.  That makes...

Determined AI Announces the Future of AI Infrastructure

By Neil Conway, Evan Sparks, and Ameet Talwalkar of Determined AI We are entering the golden age of artificial intelligence. Model-driven, statistical AI has already been responsible for breakthroughs on applications such as computer vision,...

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,...

Rudina Seseri, Glasswing Ventures: AI will be in everything; transformation is happening fast

Rudina Seseri, founder and managing partner of Glasswing Ventures of Boston, has over 14 years of experience in technology investments in startup companies in a range of fields including digital media, marketing technologies and...

Edmonton Startup using AI to Fix ‘Broken Meetings’

Meetings cost time and money to run, and many of them are unnecessary, says Testfire Labs CEO Dave Damer. His solution: the company's AI assistant, Hendrix.ai. Currently in its beta test phase, it takes a...

AI Start-up Umbo CV Raises $2.8M – Brings Deep Neural Network to the Security...

Umbo CV, an artificial intelligence start-up and provider of event recognition systems that think and learn like humans for the professional security industry, announced that it completed a $2.8 million round of seed funding...

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...

Artificial intelligence in software testing has arrived

What if software testing could undergo a metamorphosis, becoming better, faster and less expensive all the while letting testers focus on what they excel at? That rosy future could happen, thanks to a sudden...

Determined AI Envisions AI-Native Infrastructure

By AI Trends Staff Determined AI officially launched this week, announcing the company with a blog post written by Neil Conway (CTO), Evan Sparks (CEO), and Ameet Talwalkar (Chief Scientist). The company plans to build...




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