The 10 Most Innovative Companies In AI/Machine Learning 2017

The 10 most innovative companies in AI/machine learning 2017

  • While artificial intelligence isn’t likely to come for your job anytime soon (no matter how many dystopian movies say otherwise), AI and machine learning are already automating and improving many everyday tasks, like mobile search or the organization of your family photos.
  • AI is also helping a new breed of companies disrupt industries from medical research to agriculture.
  • Computers can’t yet replace humans, but they can do a great job handling the mundane clutter of our lives.
  • BAIDU
    For accelerating mobile search with artificial intelligence04.
  • SOUNDHOUND
    For giving digital services the power of human speech05.

Don’t fear smart computers—these companies are using AI to prevent disease, predict food shortages, and more.


@FastCompany: The 10 most innovative companies in AI/machine learning 2017

While artificial intelligence isn’t likely to come for your job anytime soon (no matter how many dystopian movies say otherwise), AI and machine learning are already automating and improving many everyday tasks, like mobile search or the organization of your family photos. AI is also helping a new breed of companies disrupt industries from medical research to agriculture. Computers can’t yet replace humans, but they can do a great job handling the mundane clutter of our lives. And that’s why every major tech company is eager to hop on board.

Click on a company name to learn more about why it made the list.

01. GOOGLE

For developing a photographic memory

02. IBM

For embedding Watson where it’s needed most

03. BAIDU

For accelerating mobile search with artificial intelligence

04. SOUNDHOUND

For giving digital services the power of human speech

05. ZEBRA MEDICAL VISION

For using deep learning to predict and prevent disease

06. PRISMA

For making masterpieces out of snapshots

07. IRIS AI

For speeding up scientific research by surfacing relevant data

08. PINTEREST

For serving up a universe of relevant pins to each and every user

09. TRADEMARKVISION

For helping startups make their mark without any legal confusion

10. DESCARTES LABS

For preventing food shortages by predicting crop yields

This article is part of our coverage of the World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2017.

The 10 Most Innovative Companies In AI/Machine Learning 2017