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John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Matroid, which makes tech to monitor video streams for recognizable objects, raises $10M Series A from New Enterprise Associates and Intel Capital   —  As computer vision and object recognition technology continue to mature, we're edging closer to automating away the exceedingly boring task of monitoring closed circuit TV cameras.
Sep 18, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Microsoft and Facebook partner to launch Open Neural Network Exchange format, letting AI developers switch between frameworks easily   —  Facebook and Microsoft announced ONNX, the Open Neural Network Exchange this morning in respective blog posts.  The Exchange makes it easier …
Sep 7, 2017, 2:20 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Geospatial analytics startup Descartes Labs raises $30M Series B led by March Capital; the company uses machine learning to derive data from satellite images   —  Descartes Labsis announcing a $30 million Series B this morning in a large round led by March Capital.
Aug 25, 2017, 10:45 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
List of the 57 startups presenting on the second day of Y Combinator's Summer 2017 Demo Day   —  Y Combinator is not just the most prestigious accelerator out there, it's also the largest.  And so, as has been the case for the past several years, there were too many companies to jam them all into one day.
Aug 23, 2017, 6:05 AMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
SEC filing shows Andrew Ng, Google Brain founder and former Baidu chief scientist, is raising a $150M AI fund   —  We knew that Andrew Ng had more than just a series of deep learning courses up his sleeve when he announced the first phase of his deeplearning.ai last week.
Aug 16, 2017, 11:05 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
GoPro beats Q2 targets with $297M revenue, up 34% YoY, vs. $269M expected, as the company commits to fixing software, supply chain issues   —  GoPro is flying high and mighty after releasing its 2017 second-quarter earnings.  The camera company took in $297 million in revenue equaling a non-GAAP loss of 9 cents per share.
Aug 3, 2017, 5:45 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Jefferies report says IBM's Watson investment will struggle to return value to shareholders, points to IBM's failed partnership with MD Anderson to show why   —  IBM's Watson unit is receiving heat today in the form of a scathing equity research report from Jefferies' James Kisner.
Jul 16, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Google Attribution, a free tool for examining marketing strategies and customer purchases, goes live in beta   —  At Google's Marketing Next conference, the company is announcing a new beta for Google Attribution, a free tool for examining the role that different marketing strategies play in customer purchasing decisions.
May 23, 2017, 3:35 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Google debuts TensorFlow Lite for building leaner deep learning models optimized to run on Android smartphones   —  While discussing the future of Android at Google I/O, Dave Burke, a VP of engineering, announced a new version of TensorFlow optimized for mobile called TensorFlow lite.
May 17, 2017, 4:15 PMIn context
John Mannes / TechCrunch:
Partnership on AI adds Intel, Salesforce, SAP, others as it formalizes Grand Challenges, which provide incentives to tackle big issues with social ramifications   —  Intel, Salesforce, eBay, Sony, SAP, McKinsey & Company, Zalando and Cogitai are joining the Partnership on AI …
May 16, 2017, 4:00 PMIn context

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