Monday, October 23, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Pay with Google Speeds Up Checkout
Tesla Said to Set up China Plant
ASUS VivoBook E203 Windows 10 S Laptop Now Available for $229
Sony Releases 7.42 Effective Megapixel Stacked CMOS Image Sensor for Automotive Cameras
DVDFab Debuts 4K Ultra HD Copy Software
Razer Unveils New Broadcasting Camera and Microphone
Microsoft's Cortana Gets Into Smart Speakers Market With Harman Kardon Invoke
Samsung, LG Electronics are Lagging in Autonomous Car Race
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Uber Cr...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, December 05, 2016
Uber Creates AI Lab With Geometric Intelligence Acquisition


Uber Technologies has agreed to buy startup Geometric Intelligence to help the ride-hailing company create a new artificial-intelligence research lab.



The startup was developing new machine-learning techniques inspired by cognitive science that rely on less data. Chief Executive Officer Gary Marcus will head the new research effort, called Uber AI Labs.

The lab will try to improve the algorithms Uber uses to match drivers with passengers, and seek new techniques for building self-driving cars.

Uber did not disclose how much it spent to acquire the startup.

Uber has invested heavily in self-driving cars. The San Francisco-based company has built a research operation in Pittsburgh. It hired professors from Carnegie Mellon University, an early hub for autonomous vehicle and robotics research. This year, Uber bought autonomous trucking company Otto in a stock deal worth up to $680 million.

Uber already relies on machine learning to improve the way prices respond to supply and demand, and to better match riders and drivers.



Previous
Next
Amazon Go Eliminates Checkout Lines In Stores        All News        Google Launches New Personal Safety App
Amazon Go Eliminates Checkout Lines In Stores     General Computing News      Panasonic May Buy Headlight Manufacturer ZKW

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Intel Advances Artificial Intelligence With Nervana Neural Network Processor
AMD, Intel, ARM, IBM and Others Support the Open Neural Network Exchange Format for AI
Intel's New Loihi Self-Learning Chip Promises to Accelerate Artificial Intelligence
Uber Lost License to Operate in London
Facebook Opens AI Research in Montreal
IFA: Huawei Says it Has an Edge Over Apple With New Kirin 970 Mobile AI Chipset
Microsoft Unveils Project Brainwave for Real-time AI
Intel Introduces Movidius Neural Compute Stick
Uber and Yandex Announce Merger Agreement
IBM Revamps Unit Around Watson Artificial Intelligence, Microsoft Creates New AI Lab
Microsoft Used AI to Help Crack Down on Tech Support Scams
Intel Invests in Three AI Companies

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .