Monday, December 17, 2018

Andrew Ng Launches $175M AI Incubator Devoted to Machine Learning Startups

Artificial intelligence frontrunner Andrew Ng has raised $175 million for a new incubator devoted to machine learning startups. The fund, backed by NEA, Sequoia Capital, Greylock Partners...

Inside Amazon’s Artificial Intelligence Flywheel

IN EARLY 2014, Srikanth Thirumalai met with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Thirumalai, a computer scientist who’d left IBM in 2005 to head Amazon’s recommendations team,...

5 Things We Learned About Google on Earnings Call

Google-parent Alphabet’s revenue rose 24 percent year-over-year, to $32.32 billion, exceeding expectations. Net revenue also beat expectations, at $25.9 billion. And because of recent...

How Three AI Software Companies Position to Deliver on Projects Incorporating AI

AI software companies today are trying to figure out how to make a buck, what configuration of software and services is going to work....

Here are six steps for negotiating winning AI deals with your vendor

While emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and the IoT introduce exciting growth opportunities, they also present challenges and additional layers of...

Here Are 10 Artificial Intelligence Trends to Watch in 2018

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the new technological frontier over which companies and countries are vying for control. According to a recent report from McKinsey, Alphabet invested...

2018 Predictions on AI: Regulations will Require Transparency

Artificial Intelligence infiltrated the headlines in 2017, dominating conversations that spanned a wide variety of topics such as election results, chatbots, and ethical frameworks....

AI sees more VC Investments, but what are these startups promising to deliver?

AI startups received $1.8bn from investors in the first half of 2017, according to CB Insights. The second half of the year has seen...

Qualcomm Invests in Chinese AI Unicorn SenseTime for On-Device AI

SenseTime, China’s leading AI unicorn, on Nov. 15 announced a strategic investment agreement with global communications giant Qualcomm Inc., which is pending closing. (Photo above...

Google Cloud Platform cuts the price of GPUs by up to 36 percent

Google has announced lower prices for the use of Nvidia’s Tesla GPUs through its Compute Engine by up to 36 percent. In U.S. regions, using the...






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