AskPorter Property Management AI Gets Google Backing

News that property management startup, AskPorter has just received backing from Google comes as no surprise.

Real estate intelligence firm Skyline AI raises $18M in Series A funding round

Real estate investment technology provider Skyline AI is raising $18 million in a Series A round of funding from Sequoia Capital and TLV Partners with participation from JLL Spark, a division of JLL and others.

Skyline AI and Greystone collaborate on AI tech to streamline loan underwriting

Real estate investment technology company Skyline AI is collaborating with commercial real estate lending, investment and advisory firm Greystone in a deal that will use both companies’ tech platforms for the greater good.

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.

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