Clinc ropes in $52m in Series B Funding

Clinc, an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based conversational AI training platform, as per recent reports this week, has just closed a Series B fundraising round, raising $52 million in investment funding. The funding round was participated by Insight Partners, DFJ Growth, Drive Capital, Hyde Park Venture Partners, and other investors. With this recent funding, the Ann Arbor-based […]

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Synectics & AnyVision join forces on Facial Recognition Integration

Synectics, a provider of integrated security and surveillance systems, as per recent reports this week, has announced entering into an integration partnership agreement with AnyVision, a pioneer in AI-optimized facial, body, and object recognition. The announced collaboration will enable Synectics system users to utilize facial recognition data within its Synergy 3 command and control platform, […]

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Appen acquires San Francisco-based Figure Eight

Figure Eight, a San Francisco, California-based AI data enrichment platform, as per recent reports, has been acquired by Appen, a Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia-based datasets developer for machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI). Financial details and terms of the acquisition deal were not disclosed. According to Becky Scott, Figure Eight chief operating officer, […]

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DoE allocates $20 Million in funding for AI Research

The US Department of Energy (DoE), in a recent press release statement on Wednesday, Apr. 17th 2019, announced granting $20 million in funding for innovative R&D work to explore ways to utilize emerging technologies like big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning to further improve existing knowledge and understanding, discover ways to gain key […]

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