Dahua Technology, Movidius integrate AI into video surveillance cameras

Intel’s Movidius announced that its Myriad 2 Vision Processing Unit (VPU) technology will power select Dahua Technology video surveillance cameras with advanced intelligence (AI) functions that train the devices to collect, examine, and retain data. Powered by Movidius Myriad 2 ultra-low power Vision technology, the Dahua 2MP High Definition (HD) box camera offers a range of features including crowd density monitoring, stereoscopic vision, facial recognition, people counting, behavior analysis, and detection of illegally parked vehicles. Video cameras equipped with deep

Google, Movidius aims to make smartphones see on their own

Google is working with Movidius to incorporate powerful image recognition technology into smartphones. The two companies entered into an agreement whereby Google will source Movidius processors along with the entire Movidius software development environment for its mobile devices. In turn, Google will contribute to Movidius’ neural network technology roadmap. The agreement enables Google to accelerate adoption of machine learning applications in its mobile devices. Reportedly, the technology will “allow the next generation of smartphones see on their own” and provide