05 mai 2019

ROI of car and truck telematics deployment : disruption

ROI of car and truck telematics deployment : disruption Now there is a buzz about telematics devices and onboard smartphone Apps, even Dashcams, with applications to fleet management, motor insurance pricing, etc. Features are geolocation, predictive maintenance, eco-driving scoring, driving risk assessment ... All those features may bring a Return On Investment (ROI), but in the long term only. And long term (a few years) is not easy to predict. It is one reason why we hear so much but we see few real large scale deployments. ... [Lire la suite]

03 février 2019

‘Explainable Artificial Intelligence’: Cracking open the black box of AI

‘Explainable Artificial Intelligence’: Cracking open the black box of AI At a demonstration of Amazon Web Services' new artificial intelligence image recognition tool last week, the deep learning analysis calculated with near certainty that a photo of speaker Glenn Gore depicted a potted plant. “It is very clever, it can do some amazing things but it needs a lot of hand holding still. AI is almost like a toddler. They can do some pretty cool things, sometimes they can cause a fair bit of trouble,” said AWS’ chief architect in his... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2018

DEEP LEARNING FOR ONBOARD APPLICATIONS: HIDDEN TRAP

DEEP LEARNING FOR ONBOARD APPLICATIONS: HIDDEN TRAP Now Deep Learning is used in onboard detection and pattern recognition applications. NEXYAD for instance uses Deep Learning in RoadNex (road detection without need of markings + detection of free space), and ObstaNex (obstacles detection). But if you do not analyse your INDUSTRIAL project in detail, you may have bad surprises : everone thinks he/she knows that the more numerous the training examples, the most accurate the KPIs. Let's say you used 1 billion km to train and... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2016

New HMI for the real time onboard driving risk assessment smartphone App SafetyNex (for car safety)

New HMI for the real time onboard driving risk assessment smartphone App SafetyNex (for car safety) SafetyNex warns the driver before crossing a dangerous area if the driving style (speed etc ...) shows that the driver clearly misunderstood thedanger. SaftyNex is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system. SafetyNex reduces accident rate by 20%.   SafetyNex is a comprehensive aftermarket ADAS, developed by NEXYAD. SafetyNex also provides risk profiles and usage profiles to Insurance Companies : increase margin, develop new... [Lire la suite]