Microsoft’s Project Brainwave puts ‘real-time artificial intelligence’ into high-tech chips – GeekWire

GeekWire Microsoft’s Project Brainwave puts ‘real-time artificial intelligence’ into high-tech chipsGeekWireMicrosoft has developed a new system for deep learning, dubbed Project Brainwave, that embeds deep neural network technology into the company’s high-tech programmable computer chips to accelerate one of the … Read More

Element Data raises $3.5M to help companies make decisions with AI and machine learning – GeekWire

GeekWire Element Data raises $3.5M to help companies make decisions with AI and machine learningGeekWireBut Element Data is going about the move differently. The company’s flagship product is a Decision Insights Computing Engine (DICE), which uses artificial intelligence and machine … Read More

Google’s new AI investment arm leads $10.5M round in Algorithmia … – GeekWire

GeekWire Google’s new AI investment arm leads $10.5M round in Algorithmia …GeekWireGoogle’s new artificial intelligence investment arm has made one of its first bets, leading a $10.5 million Series A round in Seattle-based AI algorithm…Google Unveils an AI Investment Fund. … Read More

Conversica’s new Seattle office cements city’s status as AI and machine learning hotbed – GeekWire

GeekWire Conversica’s new Seattle office cements city’s status as AI and machine learning hotbedGeekWireConversica is looking for top tier-talent in artificial intelligence and machine learning. That’s why the company, which makes AI software and bots to help marketing and salespeople, … Read More

Jeff Bezos lays out his vision for building a city on the moon, complete with robots – GeekWire

GeekWire Jeff Bezos lays out his vision for building a city on the moon, complete with robotsGeekWire“And that’s the kind of thing that could also be done by advanced robotics with machine–learning systems on board.” Jeff Bezos at Museum of … Read More

The race for machine learning talent continues, as Apple acquires Madrona-backed Lattice Data – GeekWire

GeekWire The race for machine learning talent continues, as Apple acquires Madrona-backed Lattice DataGeekWireData-crunching startup Lattice Data has been acquired by Apple, as the battle for machine learning talent continues between big tech companies. A source familiar with the company … Read More

Jeff Bezos explains Amazon’s artificial intelligence and machine learning strategy – GeekWire

GeekWire Jeff Bezos explains Amazon’s artificial intelligence and machine learning strategyGeekWire“Machine learning and AI is a horizontal enabling layer. It will empower and improve every business, every government organization, every philanthropy — basically there’s no institution in the world that … Read More

Delivery robots and robo-farms: Here’s what’s headlining Amazon’s MARS meet-up – GeekWire

GeekWire Delivery robots and robo-farms: Here’s what’s headlining Amazon’s MARS meet-upGeekWireMARS 2017 is designed to preview technologies in Machine learning, home Automation, Robotics and Space exploration.for a select audience. The festivities got under way on Sunday night with a giant-robot … Read More