Airbnb is poised to expand beyond travel accomodations



Airbnb is setting its sights on disrupting the entire travel industry, not just hotels. In an interview with VentureBeat, the firm’s vice president of engineering Mike Curtis said that personalization c

Smart building management app Comfy lands $12M funding



Connected building management startup Building Robotics recently closed on a $12 million funding round led by Emergence Capital, with participation from other investors including CBRE Group, Inc. and Microsoft Ventures.

Realogy to empower its real estate agents with AI-powered digital assistant OJO



Real estate brokerage franchise Realogy Holdings Corp. is partnering with artificial intelligence tech startup OJO Labs to bring its machine-learning powered OJO assistant to real estate agents.

How automation is threatening the appraisal industry



Appraisers might be starting to feel a little hot under the collar amid the growing realization that advances in automation and artificial intelligence technologies could one day threaten their jobs.

Zillow offers $1M prize to anyone who can improve its Zestimate algorithm



Zillow has said its launching a new Zillow Prize contest, offering an award of $1 million to the first person or team who can most improve the Zestimate algorithm

Machine Learning and Smart Home Security



The popularity of smart homes is on the rise but with it comes increased concerns about security. Now an article in CBR online.com asks if machine learning will be the answer.

Debunking Artificial Intelligence



As pointed out by an article in techzone360.com, artificial intelligence is very much a trending topic. Numerous industries are beginning to see the possibilities of this technology, including healthcare, customer service, transportation, and manufacturing.

How Artificial Intelligence Is Affecting the Real Estate Industry



Back in 1956, John McCarthy first coined the term Artificial Intelligence. Ever since, the technology has, gradually but surely, been developing and improving.

Google’s Apps for Work and Cloud Platform Business Continuing to Benefit from Alphabet’s Innovative Culture



Although advertising revenue is constantly dominating Alphabets revenues, Google’s cloud business is continuing to grow steadily. Technology Business Research has estimated that Google’s cloud revenue which is comprised of Google Apps for Work, for Education and for Government, as well as Google Cloud Platform Revenue grew by nearly 62% to reach $989 million in the […]

Shutterstock unveils new AI-based keyword suggestion tool for iOS



Image provider Shutterstock Inc. has jumped on the machine learning bandwagon with the release of a new keyword suggestion tool on iOS that’s aimed at contributors.

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