Artificial Intelligence

Tinyclues raises $18 million

Tinyclues, provider of  AI-based marketing campaign intelligence solutions, has raised $18 million in Series B investment.

Google first non-European company to become ‘Partner of Excellence’ for Technical University of Munich

Google and the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have announced a long-term partnership on research and innovation in the fields of artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics.

Miso Robotics raises $10M

Miso Robotics, a robotics and artificial intelligence solutions company for restaurants and food providers, has secured $10 million in Series B financing.

Duos Technologies to develop inspection technology for emergency housing program

Duos Technologies will be participating in a pilot program developing a rapid deployment inspection portal, the aim of the portal to validate that emergency mobile housing units manufactured for the  (FEMA) comply with manufacturing specifications.

Andrew Ng raises $175 million for AI fund

Former head of Baidu AI group/Google Brain, Coursera co-founder and adjunct professor of Stanford University, Andrew Ng has raised $175 million for his artificial...

Ethics in Machine Learning: Interview with Dr. Hanie Sedghi, Research Scientist, Google Brain — Roya Pakzad

Dr. Hanie Sedghi, Research Scientist, Google Brain, is interviewed by Roya Pakzad. Here is the link: https://medium.com/@RoyaPak/ethics-in-machine-learning-54a71a75875c

China enters the battle for AI talent — Nature

A mountainous district in western Beijing known for its temples and mushroom production is tipped to become China’s hub for industries based on artificial intelligence, David Cyranoski writes in Nature. Here is the link: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-00604-6

Owkin raises $11 million

Owkin, a predictive analytics company that utilizes transfer learning to accelerate drug discovery and development, has raised a $11 million.

Stryke, Scorpion to apply AI engine ScenGen to US Army’s UAS fleet

Stryke Industries was awarded a contract from the U.S. Army as part of the U.S. Defense Research and Development Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) Program.

Verizon buys autonomous threat hunting company Niddel

Verizon has acquired privately held Niddel, a company offering machine-learning-based automated threat hunting.

Clara analytics raises $11.5M

Clara analytics has raised $11.5 million in Series A funding. 

Bigfinite raises $8.5 million

Bigfinite, a provider of data analytics and AI solutions for the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, has raised $8.5 million in a seed round of financing....

DocuSign acquires Seattle-based machine learning startup Appuri

DocuSign has entered into an agreement to acquire the IP rights and hire employees from Seattle-based machine learning and data platform startup, Appuri. 

IRecommend Software raises $1.85 million

IRecommend Software, a Tulsa, Oklahoma-based technology company developing a recommendation engine for retail, recruiting, real estate, entertainment, and healthcare industries, has closed a $1.85 million Series A investment round.

Anodot raises $15 million

Israel-based Anodot, a company that uses AI/ML for analytics and business intelligence has raised a $15 million Series B round. The investment was led...