Voysis, the complete voice AI platform, today announced $8 million in Series A financing led by Polaris Partners. The company was founded by CEO Peter Cahill, a Ph.D. who has dedicated 15 years to speech technology and neural network research, to enable third party enterprises to rapidly generate intelligent voice systems with real utility and purpose. Voysis will use this round of financing to expand its U.S. team, opening a new office in Boston, and to further develop its technology for a wide range of partners and customer use cases.
Infogix, Inc., a data and analytics software provider, has acquired Data3Sixty, the leading cloud-based data governance provider. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Today, Gamalon, Inc., emerged from stealth mode to announce that it has developed a game-changing new approach to artificial intelligence/machine learning called Bayesian Program Synthesis (BPS). Gamalon’s BPS technology – for the first time – writes and rewrites its own Bayesian programs. This technology achieves higher accuracy and uses orders of magnitude less computation and training data relative to today’s state-of-the-art deep machine learning.
Today, we are pleased to announce that we’ve just raised $3.1 million in seed funding for TellusLabs. Our investor team has decades of combined experience bringing exciting new data and insights businesses to market. The team is led by Roger Ehrenberg of IA Ventures, and includes Hyperplane VC, Founder Collective, and Project 11 Ventures.
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Artificial intelligence is swiftly becoming a commodity thanks to the rise of AI-as-a-Service offerings from Amazon and IBM. Today, Neurala is joining this list thanks to a $14 million Series A led by Pelion Ventures. The team is looking to put AI in the hands of toy makers, drone enthusiasts and IoT engineers alike.
Diffeo, a knowledge discovery company, today announced that it has acquired Meta Search, a Boston-based startup offering cutting-edge search technology. The Meta Search team and search platform will be integrated into Diffeo to create a powerful combination of search and discovery tools. Meta Search's product has been renamed Diffeo Cloud Search as a new part of Diffeo's platform.
Arcadia Healthcare Solutions (“Arcadia” or the “Company”) announced today that the Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (“Merck GHI”), GE Ventures, and existing investors Peloton Equity, Zaffre Investments, and Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners have invested $30 million of growth capital in the Company.
Ditto Labs, Inc., a pioneer in deep learning announced today that Red Fort Capital led a new round of investment in the vision-as-a-service company.
Ditto’s vision-as-a-service API can find nearly anything appearing in a photo — a specific product, brand logo, location, demographic profile -- even subjective measures of sentiment — in near real time. Ditto’s service is a high value AI application for thousands of digital business’s. Ditto’s software currently fuels the world’s leading enterprise marketing platforms by labeling the torrent of social media photos.
TraceLink Inc., the World’s Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and eliminating counterfeit prescription drugs from the global marketplace, today announced that it has raised $51.5M in Series C financing led by Goldman Sachs Growth Equity (GS Growth), with participation from Series A and Series B investors, FirstMark Capital, Volition Capital, and F-Prime Capital. TraceLink is also announcing that Jason Kreuziger from Goldman Sachs and Amish Jani of FirstMark Capital have joined its Board of Directors.