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Hong Kong – June 18, 2020 – SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, is proud to announce winning three world-class challenges in computer vision at the Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), following its acceptance of 62 research papers to the c
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Hong Kong – June 8, 2020 – SenseTime, the world’s leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, has signed an agreement with GW Technology (Golden Wealth Technology), a subsidiary of China Tech Global (Holdings) Ltd.
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You won’t find SenseTime’s name on the building that houses its Beijing headquarters, but its technology guards the entrance. All workers must clear a security check by SenseTime’s facial-recognition software, and company employees pass a second face scan to enter their offices.
SenseTime, a privately-held company now valued at more than $7 billion, shows off some of the products that made it one of the world’s hottest startups in artificial intelligence, and helped the company beat out Facebook’s facial recognition algorithm to become the most accurate in the world.
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One of China’s largest facial recognition companies wants to provide a high-tech solution to a problem triggered by a tech bubble bursting: scores of leftover shared bicycles littering the streets of China’s cities.
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HONG KONG — Chinese artificial intelligence startup SenseTime Group has deferred its plan for an up to $750 million initial public offering in Hong Kong this year and instead aims to tap private markets, people briefed on the plan said, joining the list of companies scrapping share-sale plans as th
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Face swapping is a category of deepfakes that extracts the faces of people in existing media and replaces them with other peoples’ features, typically with AI and machine learning.
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China’s SenseTime Group, currently regarded as the world’s most valuable AI startup, has seen its valuation breach US$7.5 billion this year, following massive investments from the likes of SoftBank. The company was reportedly valued at US$4.
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Hangzhou-based hospital wifi provider Helian Health has closed a $75-million Series B round led by AI unicorn Sensetime, valuing the former at $900 million, according to local media reports. The round was joined by Hangzhou government-backed Wanxiang Investment and Hangzhou Lianchuan Investment.
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