Category: Artificial intelligence

Adobe CTO says AI will ‘democratize’ creative tools 0

Adobe CTO says AI will ‘democratize’ creative tools

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Oceans of opportunity: surveying 2020’s seafaring startup potential 0

Oceans of opportunity: surveying 2020’s seafaring startup potential

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Snapchat quietly acquired AI Factory, the company behind its new Cameos feature, for $166M 0

Snapchat quietly acquired AI Factory, the company behind its new Cameos feature, for $166M

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Pyka and its autonomous, electric crop-spraying drone land $11M seed round 0

Pyka and its autonomous, electric crop-spraying drone land $11M seed round

Modern agriculture involves fields of mind-boggling size, and spraying them efficiently is a serious operational challenge. Pyka is taking on the largely human-powered spray business with an autonomous winged craft and, crucially, regulatory approval....

Whatever happened to the Next Big Things? 0

Whatever happened to the Next Big Things?

In tech, this was the smartphone decade. In 2009, Symbian was still the dominant ‘smartphone’ OS, but 2010 saw the launch of the iPhone 4, the Samsung Galaxy S, and the Nexus One, and...

Instreamatic signs deals to allow people to talk to adverts on streaming services like an Alexa 0

Instreamatic signs deals to allow people to talk to adverts on streaming services like an Alexa

Most in tech would agree that following the launch of Alexa and Google Home devices the ‘Voice Era’ is here. Voice assistant usage is at 3.3 billion right now; by 2020 half of all searches...

UK’s health data guardian sets a firm line for app development using patient data 0

Paige raises $45M more to map the pathology of cancer using AI

One of the more notable startups using artificial intelligence to understand and fight cancer has raised $45 million more in funding to continue building out its operations and inch closer to commercialising its work....

Applying big data analytics to patient records, OM1 offers insights to hospitals and pharma 0

Applying big data analytics to patient records, OM1 offers insights to hospitals and pharma

OM1, a big-data analytics company for the healthcare industry, has raised $50 million in its latest round of financing to expand its sales and marketing and product development activities as it brings clinical insights...