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.

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

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,

Jan 5, 2021

Quality Matters: An Engagement Review of Semantic Segmentation for Crops, Weeds

How do geospatial data annotation projects begin and – most important – how are they guided to a successful conclusion?

Dec 15, 2020

The Importance of Data Labeling Quality to Your AI Effort

I have long believed that technical success and financial success go hand in hand. In my earlier blogs, I talked

Dec 8, 2020

Why A Solutions Approach And Partnership Orientation Makes AI Sense

Experience suggests AI companies are always more successful when they work with a labeling services provider that collaborates with other

Dec 8, 2020

Bringing a Solution-Oriented Approach to AI

Today, most agree AI is a key enabler in the expanding pursuit of business value. We have started the journey

Nov 30, 2020

How AI Investment in Retail Works And Where iMerit Comes In

Retail investment in machine learning AI algorithms falls into two general buckets nowadays, the customer experience bucket, which is a

Nov 30, 2020

How iMerit Approaches Medical AI Curriculum Design

Expert-annotated ground truth data will remain the bedrock of AI imaging for the foreseeable future. But if the supply of

Nov 9, 2020

Federal Agencies Learn to Embrace AI

Among the top-line statistics in the “Artificial Intelligence in Federal Administrative Agencies,” report that was developed by researchers at Stanford

Nov 9, 2020

Data is Ground Truth For Government AI

In the public consciousness, AI conjures Hollywood images of metaphysical life forms (Steven Spielberg’s “AI”), holograms (Obi-Wan Kenobi in “Star

Nov 9, 2020

The Growing Role of CDOs and AI in U.S. Agencies

Will future governance of the United States be operationally administered mostly with artificial intelligence (AI)?  Predicting the future is commonly

Aug 4, 2020

How United Nations SDG 5 Became SDG 1 at iMerit

iMerit has been working aggressively against United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 5 since the company was founded in 2012. But,