Many technological companies are investing heavily in artificial intelligence so as to stay in business.
As we all know that our technological future is in artificial intelligence, it is therefore vital to know those companies that are spending to develop the technology.
As it dawns on technological companies that AI would play an imperative role in their products, they have been putting more to actually develop it.
Here are the top companies, in no particular order of importance, that are investing in AI Technology.
Amazon has been investing largely in artificial intelligence. The company’s virtual assistant, Alexa, was released in 2014. The Inspiration for Alexa came from the computer voice and conversational system on Star Trek.
Just recently, Amazon came up with new AI techniques to calculate inflation rates.
In December 2018 the company officially appointed John Giannandrea as senior vice president of Machine Learning and AI Strategy.
John Giannandrea is a computer scientist who before joining Apple spent 8 years at Google leading Machine Intelligence, Research and Search teams . Before joining Google, he co-founded two technology companies, Tellme Networks and Metaweb Technologies.
The appointment of John Giannandre goes a long way to speak for Apple’s AI ambition.
Dan Jiang innovations (DJI) is a Chinese technology company headquartered in, Shenzen, Guandong. It is a word leading manufacturer of commercial unmanned aerial vehicles (drones), for aerial photography and videography.
Its drones use artificial intelligence and image recognition to avoid objects while in flight.
DJI, in 2017 won the 2017 Emmy for Technology and Engineering. The camera drone technology used by DJI is noted for its “Low Latency Remote Controlled Airborne Video Platforms for Television.”
Also, DJI in 2019 introduced tools and technologies to help business and government agencies integrate Artificial Intelligence technology.
Facebook is using artificial intelligence to police offensive speech and other tasks.
Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research (FAIR) is part of their engineering which aims to understand and develop systems with human-level intelligence.
According to a study published published in Nature, Google’s AI is capable of identifying breast cancer more accurately than doctors.
International Business Machines (IBM) is one of the oldest tech companies in the world. Founded in 1911, the multinational information technology company also has some investments in Artificial Intelligence.
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