Real Estate Drone Photography Boon for Industry

HingePoint, 3/28/2017

Drones are booming.

Amazon wants to start using drones to deliver same-day packages. The United Nations is considering delivering medical supplies to countries in need and some are even hoping to help dog owners pick up after their dog’s number two. All of it with drones.

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Smartvid.io to Present at the MIT Information and Communication Technologies Conference

MIT Information and Communication Technologies Conference, April 12, 2017, Cambridge, MA

Smartvid.io will be presenting at the MIT Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Conference at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA on April 12, 2017.

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An Open Letter to The Construction Industry Regarding App Fatigue

Procore HQ - powered by Procore, 3/15/2017

I had the opportunity to spend three days at Con/Expo and the AGC IT Forum Summit, which gave me the chance to chat with construction industry tech leaders. Our conversations often focused on growing concerns about data silos, training requirements, and security that stem from the growing number of apps in our industry. While our thriving app ecosystem is a welcome sign of high development activity and a focus on solving end user problems, it has brought about its own set of challenges.

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How Computer Vision Can Tame Construction’s Photo Management Problem

The Jobsite - powered by Procore, 02/27/2017

When you use Google to search for an image, you may not realize the categorization behind it is made possible by techniques called machine learning and computer vision (CV). These technologies enable the computer to “see” what’s within an image and then analyze and quantify the information they find. 

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Construction Apps BIM 360 Field and Smartvid.io Integrate to Improve Quality

Autodesk BIM 360, 02/24/2017

Don’t you wish some aspects of safety inspection and risk management could be automated to help create a safer jobsite? Having trouble finding a needle in a haystack of site photos within your construction apps so that you can add context to an issue? 

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Smartvid.io to Exhibit at the Annual AGC Convention

98th Annual AGC Convention, March 7- 11, 2017, Las Vegas, NV

Smartvid.io will present a newly-released joint solution with Egnyte at the 98th annual AGC Convention in Las Vegas (Bellagio Hotel  - Grand Ballroom/Lounge 3). Stop by the Egnyte booth and get a personal demo.

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Smartvid.io to Speak at GPU Technology Conference

GPU Technology conference, May 8 - 11, 2017, Silicon Valley, CA

Join Sean True, Director of Machine Learning at Smartvid.io at his session "S7575 - From Cracks to Hard Hats: Focusing on Industrial Computer Vision" to learn about new methods for analyzing the content of photos and videos from industrial contexts.

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Smartvid.io to Sponsor BuiltWorlds Summit 2017

BuiltWorlds Summit 2017, May 3-5 , 2017, Chicago, IL

Smartvid.io will be one of the sponsors at the BuiltWorlds Summit 2017, taking place from May 3rd-5th at theWit Hotel in Chicago.

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Smartvid.io to Exhibit at Groundbreak 2017

Groundbreak - The Construction Conference March 29-31, 2017, Austin, TX

Smartvid.io will be exhibiting at this year's Groundbreak Conference, taking place from March 29-31, 2017.  Look for us in Kiosk #1.  Additionally join us in the Demo Theatre on Thursday, March 30th at 2:30 to see the Smartvid.io/Procore integration in action.

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Image Recognition Software Finds a Role in Construction Safety

ENR, 01/11/2017

This year’s judges for ENR’s photo contest were shadowed by amachine-learning, artificial-intelligence system being developed to flag safety hazards in construction photos and video.

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