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YITU Technology

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We are pioneers of artificial intelligence research and innovation. YITU Technology integrates state-of-the-art AI technology business applications to build a safer, faster and healthier world.

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Face biometrics startups lead AI sector in attracting major investment

Facial recognition companies are leaders among the ranks of artificial intelligence startups attracting major investments, with SenseTime totaling $1.63 billion…

Jan 31, 2019

YITU opens AI research and development center in Singapore

YITU Technology today announced the launch of the YITU Singapore Research & Development Center. This is the company’s first R&D…

Dec 11, 2018

YITU develops highly accurate Mandarin speech recognition system

YITU Technology has developed a Mandarin speech recognition system it says provides an unprecedented degree of accuracy, leveraging its artificial…

Dec 4, 2018

Facial recognition 20 times more accurate with advances in convolutional neural networks, NIST finds

Facial recognition algorithms can identify matches with error rates as low as 0.2 percent given good quality photos, 20 times…

Nov 22, 2018

YITU holds on to place atop NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test leaderboard

YITU has announced a win in the ongoing NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT), which the company says it the…

Oct 11, 2018

YITU shares insights on the role of AI in building smart cities at UNIDO event

YITU Technology was featured this week in Vienna at the 3rd “Bridges for Cities – Belt and Road Initiative: Developing…

Sep 18, 2018

Artificial intelligence community seeks international collaboration at industry conference

As China and the U.S. add new tariffs in their ongoing trade dispute, Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He told an audience…

Sep 17, 2018

YITU honored for its facial recognition platform at WAIC 2018

YITU Technology picked up the Super AI Leader award (SAIL Award) at this year’s World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in…

Jul 18, 2018

Yitu and Sensetime bid on facial recognition contract for new Beijing airport

Yitu and SenseTime are preparing bids to provide facial recognition to Beijing’s new $12 billion airport, South China Morning Post…

Jul 16, 2018

YITU picks up $100M in new funding round

Chinese facial recognition software developer YITU Technology has received a new C+ round investment of US$100 million from China Industrial…

Jun 28, 2018

YITU takes top spot on NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test leaderboard

YITU Technology has taken first place on the NIST facial recognition testing leaderboard for the second year in a row,…

Apr 26, 2018

Police in New Zealand, Malaysia to upgrade facial recognition technology

New Zealand Police hope to upgrade to “advanced facial recognition technology” in the near future, according to a report published…

Mar 27, 2018

Better understanding of facial recognition needed for reasonable social dialogue, says YITU Technologies AI research scientist

YITU Technologies has revealed to Biometric Update that it is expanding its Silicon Valley research lab, which will be managed…

Mar 8, 2018

YITU features facial recognition technology at Security & Counter Terror Expo

YITU Technology presented several public security solutions featuring its AI and facial recognition technologies at the Security & Counter Terror…

Jan 23, 2018

Yitu Technology opens office in Singapore

Chinese facial recognition software developer Yitu Technology has opened its first international office in Singapore and plans to hire up…

Dec 14, 2017

Yitu Technologies’ AI powers massive facial recognition capabilities

Yitu Technologies’ Dragonfly Eye facial recognition platform has logged 1.8 billion photographs stored in a government database, including Chinese nationals…

Nov 21, 2017

Yitu Technology setting up a research and development hub in Singapore

Chinese facial recognition software developer Yitu Technology will be setting up its first international research and development hub in Singapore….

Nov 6, 2017

Yitu Tech ranks first in ID accuracy at Face Recognition Prize Challenge 2017

Chinese facial recognition startup Yitu Tech outperformed more than 12 international firms in face identification accuracy by taking first place…

Sep 7, 2017

Yitu Technology ranks first in NIST global facial recognition benchmark test

Chinese facial recognition firm Yitu Technology ranked first in four different categories of National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Face…

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