The image classification errors were decreasing by 50% year-over-year, meaning it was likely that it would catch up to human accuracy in the near future. Microsoft realized this might be an opportunity for helping people with visual impairments by bringing together the power of visual recognition, cloud and AI to deliver an intelligent app designed to help those people navigate their day with spoken audio.
Greek chocolate brand Lacta combined branded entertainment, data and creativity during the 2018’s Valentines day by releasing a movie in which an AI tried to understand what love is and by launching a website where internet users could post things about love, thus helping the AI to gain valuable insights. 50% of Greek Internet users visited that website.
By Tennessee Department of Tourist Development
In order to ease travel preparations and attract tourists, the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development suggests trips and activities according to one’s social media profile.
In order to help drivers to improve car maintenance and to spend less on reparations, Carfit developed a sensor that analyzes, among other things, tire and brake wear through the vibrations of the car. The results are then sent in real time to a smartphone app that everyone can download for free.
Melanoma is the deadliest skin cancer but, ironically, also the easiest to treat with survival rate which can top 98%. The key of a successful treatment is spotting melanoma early. IBM Australia wanted to use Watson Smart Mirror to help skin cancer experts to detect melanoma sooner.