The iMerit Blog

From casual to cultured, the iMerit blog tackles a wide array of topics related to security, expertise, and flexibility in the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning data-enrichment marketplace.

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Jan 5, 2021

Environmental Initiatives And An All-important Minerals Census

Much of the local, regional, and federal government focus on mining-related geospatial data analysis remains focused on environmental remediation and land reclamation initiatives, but there’s been a relatively recent push into more proactive missions. That’s particularly true for projects that have implications for national security, such as the search for minerals and metals vital to

Jan 5, 2021

How Art and Science Intersect On The iMerit Solutions Team

The most effective data annotation teams succeed through highly scientific, systematic processes – but present throughout is the steady hand of experienced managers who bring a very human perspective to image – and pattern – recognition. Machine learning is very much a scientific process but with a bit of artistry thrown in; teaching an algorithm

Jan 5, 2021

Geospatial Data, Detailed Annotation, Analysis: Preventative Planning and Postmortems

Geospatial data analysis by its very nature lends itself to solving Big Problems: drought mitigation aimed at preventing mass starvation, national defense surveillance to prevent invasion. Urban planning to make cities more livable, and sustainable. High on the list of consequential challenges is environmental protection, use of data analysis to prevent water and air pollution 

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Mar 3, 2021

Data Annotation for AI Applications In Healthcare

From diagnostic assistance to patient engagement, AI in healthcare is proving beneficial for patients and healthcare professionals alike by increasing efficiency and reducing significant cost. Expert annotation is the key to creating high quality training data to power AI-enabled healthcare. Here are some of the top AI applications in healthcare and the data annotation that

Jan 28, 2021

How Salesforce Is Packaging AI into Their Product

Software Creates Demand for Data Labeling Services When done right, this approach lets users more easily develop AI models and integrate the models into the software platform’s existing workflows and applications. Of course, the software vendor will claim the benefits provided by AI as part of the value provided by their software product. When dealing

Jan 20, 2021

Top 5 Data Annotation Tooling and Workflow Trends For 2021

As Artificial Intelligence continues to boom, improved technologies for data labeling and annotation are on the rise. From robotic perception and manipulation to self-driving cars, Machine Learning typically requires millions of data points to be annotated. According to Cognilytica the market for AI and Machine Learning relevant data preparation solutions is expected to grow to