Category Archives: AI

Artificial Intelligence

Why An Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Ditched Silicon Valley For Beijing

The company’s smooth, charismatic founder and CEO wouldn’t be so out of place in Silicon Valley, except for the fact that she’s a woman. And for Zhang — whose firm is at the forefront of visual recognition in artificial intelligence — China is not only more favorable to female tech leaders but tech, period.

https://www.ozy.com/rising-stars/why-an-artificial-intelligence-pioneer-ditched-silicon-valley-for-beijing/88260

Adobe’s new AI technology claims to answer questions you didn’t know you had

The majority of Adobe’s revenue comes from its Digital Media business, which includes creative cloud software such as Photoshop. Marketing software is included in the Digital Experience business, which generated $614 million in revenue in the most recent quarter, with 21 percent growth year-on-year.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/25/adobes-virtual-analyst-mixes-human-intelligence-with-ai.html

Google is using AI to predict floods in India and warn users

“A variety of elements — from historical events, to river level readings, to the terrain and elevation of a specific area — feed into our models,” writes Matias. “With this information, we’ve created river flood forecasting models that can more accurately predict not only when and where a flood might occur, but the severity of the event as well.”

https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/25/17900018/google-ai-predictions-flooding-india-public-alerts