Radical Reads: Humanity’s Greatest Invention

Jordan Jacobs, Co-founder and Managing Partner     .    Photo credit: Cohere.AI Language is humanity’s greatest innovation. It is the primary method of communication between humans and the primary means of preserving information, whether through oral tradition or in written form. Language is the basis for education, collaboration and innovation. Much of what distinguishes the […]

Talking Human: The Rise of Natural Language Processing (NLP)

It is difficult to overstate the importance of advances in Natural Language Processing (NLP). In 2012 an artificial intelligence (AI) research breakthrough in computer vision known as AlexNet (see sidebar) precipitated a new era of AI innovation. It was a watershed moment for AI, but business applications remained limited to vision-related use cases. Advances in […]

Radical Reads

Curated deep tech and AI content that humans at Radical are reading and thinking about. Sign up here to have Radical Reads delivered directly to your inbox every week. 1) Investing in AI: What investment trends reveal about the global AI landscape (Brookings) “The world’s AI landscape is changing fast, and a plethora of unpredictable […]

Radical Reads 

Curated deep tech and AI content that humans at Radical are reading and thinking about. Sign up here to have Radical Reads delivered directly to your inbox every week. 1) AI in Fintech: Sensibill launches smart technology for rapid receipt data extraction (BusinessWire) “Sensibill, the leading provider of SKU-level data and financial tools like digital […]

Radical Reads 

Curated deep tech and AI content that humans at Radical are reading and thinking about. Sign up here to have Radical Reads delivered directly to your inbox every week. 1) Radical Talks Podcast: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Healthcare with Dr. Eric Topol Dr. Eric Topol joins Radical Ventures Managing Partner Jordan Jacobs for […]

Radical Reads 

Curated deep tech and AI content that humans at Radical are reading and thinking about. Sign up here to have Radical Reads delivered directly to your inbox every week. 1) Nanofabrication of Micro-Robots for Health Monitoring: An Army of Microscopic Robots Is Ready to Patrol Your Body (Singularity Hub) “Because the actuators and the bodies […]