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  • This shopping cart knows what you’ve bought

    A Foodstuffs retail outlet in Auckland is to become the first retailer in the world to trial New Zealand-developed artificial intelligence technology that will identify items placed in a shopping trolley solely on the basis of image analysis.

  • Stanford AI Index finds rapid technical progress and industry growth

    ​The number of academic papers containing the phrase ‘artificial intelligence’ has increased nine-fold since 1996, while the number of active (US-based) start-ups developing AI systems has increased by 14 times since the turn of the millennium, according to Stanford University’s inaugural AI Index.

  • IMAGR scores funding for AI-enabled shopping trolley

    Auckland based IMAGR, a startup that uses computer vision and artificial intelligence techniques to identify products and people in real-time, says it has secured “significant investment’ from Sage Technologies to roll out its Smartcart technology that enables products to be identified as they are placed into a supermarket shopping trolley.