Poland's Largest Steel Maker Uses AI, Vision to Keep Distribution on Track ArcelorMittal Poland converted its rail car monitoring system to foster greater accuracy and productivity. Its hybrid solution combines computer vision, deep learning, and near-real-time processing and identifies rail cars throughout a factory with just two cameras per checkpoint, while its weighing system uses the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit to rapidly match the cargo weight to an image of the car for efficient tracking.
Small-scale Medical Devices Use IoT to Improve Accuracy Hospitals are relying on IoT technologies to improve patient care and to help medical staff find the sweet spot for injections. Imaging and artificial intelligence open up deep tissues for more accurate needle placement, resulting in fewer sticks.
Smart Traffic Management System Aims to Keep Pedestrians, Cyclists Safe As part of a public initiative to improve pedestrian safety, the Florida Department of Transportation deployed GRIDSMART computer vision and analytics technology in bustling East Orlando. The solution keeps an intelligent eye on crosswalk traffic flow and adjusts traffic signals to help keep pedestrians and cyclists out of harm’s way at busy city intersections.
AI-based Illness Detection Systems Diagnose the Imperceptible Artificial intelligence is being used to help doctors identify diseases quickly and with surprising accuracy. The emerging apps offer healthcare professionals an extra set of eyes and ears, finding subtle variations that typically escape human perception.
Samsung Medison and Intel Help Improve Anesthesia Delivery Samsung Medison and Intel are collaborating on NerveTrack™, a real-time nerve tracking ultrasound feature that helps anesthesiologists identify nerves in a patient’s arm to help administer anesthesia quickly and accurately. Leveraging the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit, Samsung Medison’s NerveTrack™ can potentially reduce scanning time by up to 30 percent, according to the company.
Intel Tech Helps a Singapore Coffee Shop Build a Robot Barista At Crown Coffee, a small-yet-homey coffee bar in downtown Singapore, the barista never gets your order wrong. Ella is her name and with uncanny consistency she makes a perfect cup of coffee every time.
How Three IoT Innovators Are Helping Mitigate Lost Retail Revenue Retailers are moving toward a fundamental shift in inventory management: getting rid of slow, manual checks in favor of fast, automated recognition and response.
Digital Kiosks Serve Up Change in the Restaurant Business Quick-serve restaurants (QSRs) deploy self-serve digital kiosks with IoT to put more control in the consumer's hands and benefit from increased profits, improved customer satisfaction, and happier employees.