News

February 14, 2017

TheBlindGuide Acquires UPenn Startup ThirdEye, Bringing Computer Vision to the Visually Impaired

ThirdEye, a mobile app, uses Google’s Cloud Vision API to identify objects and read their descriptions aurally.

February 14, 2017

To Get AI in Everyday Gadgets, Engineers Go to Specialized Hardware

Energy-efficient, deep-learning processors are what's needed to make smart phones, wearables, and other consumer electronics smarter.

February 13, 2017

Upcoming Silicon Valley Meetup Presentation Discusses Recent Developments in Embedded Vision

If you live in (or near) Silicon Valley, the Bay Area Computer Vision and Deep Learning Meetup Group would like to invite you to the talk "Recent Developments in Embedded Vision: Algorithms, Processors, Tools and Applications," taking place on the evening of Tuesday, March 7, and delivered by Jeff Bier, founder of the Embedded Vision Alliance.
February 13, 2017

Working with Major Studios, TheTake Launches AI Image Recognition Engine for Businesses

The machine learning system can identify products and locations to generate revenue from product placements and experiential travel.

February 13, 2017

Yahoo Open-sources TensorFlowOnSpark for Deep Learning with Big Data

The code is available now under an Apache 2.0 license on GitHub.

January 27, 2017

"Approaches to Driver Monitoring Systems," an Upcoming Free Webinar from PathPartner Technology

On February 8, 2017 at 12:30 pm ET (9:30 am PT), Alliance member company PathPartner Technology will give a free hour-long webinar entitled "Approaches to Driver Monitoring Systems". Here's the description, from the event page:
January 25, 2017

Webinar Covers Recent Developments in Embedded Vision

On January 25, 2017 at 1PM ET (10AM PT), the Embedded Vision Alliance will deliver a free hour-long webinar entitled "Recent Developments in Embedded Vision: Algorithms, Processors, Tools and Applications", in partnership with Vision Systems Design. Here's the description, from the event registration page:
January 24, 2017

Upcoming Silicon Valley Meetup Presentations Discuss Image Pre-Processing and Smart Optimization for Vision

If you live in (or near) Silicon Valley, the Bay Area Computer Vision and Deep Learning Meetup Group would like to invite you to a pair of talks taking place on the evening of Tuesday, February 7. Judd Heape of ARM will speak on “Image Pre-Processing for Human and Computer Vision” and Dave Tokic of Algolux will speak on “Tuning Challenges and Smart Optimization for Vision Systems”. Networking begins at 6 pm and the presentations start at 7 pm.
December 9, 2016

Upcoming Conference Explores Deep Learning for Vision

On February 1, 2017 in San Jose, California, Embedded Vision Alliance member company Cadence will host the 2017 Embedded Neural Network Summit, with the theme Deep Learning: The New Moore’s Law. Alliance founder Jeff Bier will be one of the expert presenters at the conference. From the event page:
December 6, 2016

Vision With Precision: Augmented Reality, A Free Webinar from Xilinx

Note date change below from original December 8 scheduled date. On December 6, 2016 at 1PM ET (10AM PT), Xilinx will deliver a free hour-long webinar entitled "Vision with Precision: Augmented Reality", in partnership with the Embedded Vision Alliance Here's the description, from the event registration page: