Artificial Intelligence

AISense raises $10 million

AISense, a company working on a technology that lets users store, search, share and analyze voice conversations the same way they can with emails...

A new algorithm can spot pneumonia better than a radiologist — Technology Review

A paper by Stanford researchers say CheXNet, a neural network they developed, can detect pneumonia better than radiologists can. Here is the Technology Review link (https://www.technologyreview.com/the-download/609510/a-new-algorithm-can-spot-pneumonia-better-than-a-radiologist/)...

Kneron raises $10 million

Kneron, an artificial intelligence startup , has completed a series A financing of $10 million.

Logz.io raises $23 million

Logz.io, a provider of AI-powered log analysis, has raised $23 million in Series C funding. The investment was led by OpenView, with participation from...

Element AI, SK Telecom, Hyundai, Hanwha create $45 million global AI fund

Element AI has established a joint $45 million fund with Korean conglomerates SK Telecom, Hyundai, and Hanwha.

Graphcore raises $50 million

Machine intelligence company Graphcore has raised a $50 million Series C funding round, as the machine intelligence company prepares to ship its first Intelligence Processing...

Testim raises $5.6 million

Testim, a company that provides machine learning-based test automation software, has raised $5.6 million in Series A funding. The investment was led by Lightspeed Venture...

Instart Logic raises $30 million

Instart Logic, a company that provides endpoint-aware application delivery solutions, has raised $30 million. The investment was led by ST Telemedia (STT). Instart Logic currently...

All of these faces are fake celebrities spawned by AI — The Verge

Chipmaker Nvidia published a paper on how artificial intelligence can create photorealistic pictures of fake celebrities, James Vincent of Verge writes. Here is the link. You...

Linux Foundation to launch Project Acumos – open source AI platform, marketplace

The Linux Foundation, along with founding organizations AT&T and Tech Mahindra, has started working on the Acumos Project. The Acumos Project aims to make artificial...

Saudi Arabia first country to grant a robot citizenship

Sophia a humanoid robot built by Hong Kong-based Hanson Robotics, was granted citizenship by Saudi Arabia on Wednesday; the first country in the world to...

Umbo Computer Vision raises $6.8 million

Umbo Computer Vision, an artificial intelligence startup and provider of autonomous video security products, has raised a $6.8 million Series A round. The investment...

HPE launches new artificial intelligence capabilities

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is launching purpose-built artificial intelligence (AI) platforms and services capabilities, with an initial focus on deep learning. The company is announcing...

Delphi to acquire nuTonomy for $450 million

Delphi Automotive has signed an agreement to acquire nuTonomy for an upfront purchase price of $400 million and earn-outs totaling approximately $50 million. The transaction...

Solvvy raises $12 million

Palo Alto-based artificial intelligence startup Solvvy has raised $12 million in Series A funding. The investment was led by Scale Venture Partners. Existing investors...