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.

May 16, 2017

Self-Driving Car Update: Waymo and Lyft Team Up And More

The New York Times reported on Sunday  that Waymo, the self-driving unit of Google’s parent company Alphabet, and the ride-sharing startup,

Apr 28, 2017

Computer Vision Reshapes Baseball with In-Game Motion Capture

On Monday, the iMerit team will be arriving in Santa Clara, California to join the many innovators, technologists, and engineers

Apr 13, 2017

Big Data Drives Boom For Microwork and Impact Sourcing

[Research] Big Data Drives Boom For Microwork and Impact Sourcing A recent study released by development consulting firm Banyan Global sheds light

Jan 25, 2017

Big Data Science Opportunities in Retail

Machine learning seems to be at the forefront of everyone’s mind. The buzz at NRF Retail’s BIG Show 2017 was

Jan 16, 2017

What We’ve Learned About Gender Equality

Having more women in the room is powerful. Whether as engineers, board members, or VCs and more, increased gender diversity

Oct 18, 2016

iMerit & Anudip Honored for Social Entrepreneurship

On October 9th, in Milpitas, CA, The Indians for Collective Action (ICA) honored Radha and Dipak Basu for their work

May 4, 2016

Meet the Data Experts: In Conversation

Last week, we introduced four of iMerit Metiabruz’s data experts. This week, we delve deeper in to their stories, and

Apr 14, 2016

Is Skill Training the Key to Digital Inclusion?

New technologies, more inclusion It feels as if new and diverse technologies are continually arising (and in some cases disappearing).

Apr 6, 2016

How Did We Get to the Self-Driving Car?

In 1885 Karl Benz invented the first true automobile. Later that year, he took it out for the first public

Feb 12, 2016

Analyzing Sentiment in Metiabruz: What Training Looks Like

Get a behind-the-scenes view from John Simpson, iMerit’s 2015-16 AIF Clinton Fellow. I catch the 42B bus from Lake Gardens