Seattle machine learning startup OctoML raises $15M from Amplify and Madrona – GeekWire

OctoML is charging ahead with its machine learning deployment software and on Friday announced a $15 million investment round to help support growth. The Seattle startup spun out of the University of Washington this past July, when it raised a $3.9 million seed round. Founded by a group of computer… — Read on http://www.geekwire.com/2020/seattle-machine-learning-startup-octoml-raises-15m-amplify-madrona/

Why Cognitive Technology May Be A Better Term Than Artificial Intelligence

In general, most people would agree that the fundamental goals of AI are to enable machines to have cognition, perception, and decision-making capabilities that previously only humans or other intelligent creatures have. But is AI the best term for some of the problems we’re trying to solve? — Read on http://www.forbes.com/sites/cognitiveworld/2019/12/22/why-cognitive-technology-may-be-a-better-term-than-artificial-intelligence/