Tackling a New Human-Centric AI Paradigm: Startup Interview with AIR Cofounders
AIR is a Canadian startup focusing on a new AI training approach that allows the tackling of challenges that are too complex for traditional machine learning methods. Hackernoon interviews the company on its mission and purpose as part of the Hakernoon Start Up of the Year Series.
AI Redefined commits to better training models under new CEO
AI Redefined (AIR) is the developer behind an open source Cogment framework that makes it simpler for humans to train virtual agents created using AI models. Today the startup named G. Craig Vachon to be its CEO in place of Dorien Kieken, who will now assume the role of president.
Amazon Briefing: Private equity is zeroing in on the Amazon ecosystem
TCM, an Israeli acquirer that runs an algorithm to identify — and optimize — growing businesses, said that, in the coming year, 30% of its new acquisitions will be off-Amazon e-commerce businesses. Of those, most will be centered on Shopify.
WattIQ Uses Its Power for Good
Enter WattIQ, a 12-person company that previously went by the name Ibis Networks. The rebranded firm is now in the asset-management business, with a particular focus on pharma labs. They essentially retrofit a monitoring network onto all that shiny expensive lab equipment.