‘Seasoned’ advice from Pepper the robot

2 August 2017

Meet the friendly robot offering advice with a twist – it’s all about cocktails.

The AI Summit, Hong Kong, 8.00am HKT – It might only be mid-morning, but bemused business delegates at Hong Kong’s leading AI summit are lining up to get their personalised cocktail recommendations, courtesy of Pepper, the irresistibly charming robot that provided the interface for Rainbird’s cognitive reasoning platform at the show.

Rainbird secures £2.2m to fuel expansion enabling progressive enterprises to automate complex decision-making with AI

28 July 2017

LONDON, UK – Rainbird Technologies, an AI company that specialises in cognitive reasoning, has closed a £2.2m ($2.88m) seed round from a syndicate of investors including Eden Rock. The funds will enable continued investment in the Rainbird platform and will fuel the company’s international expansion.

JOS and Rainbird AI team up to deliver artificial intelligence to the Asian marketplace

27 July 2017

JOS, one of Asia’s leading providers of IT services and solutions, today announced a milestone partnership with Rainbird AI as the first system integrator to bring Rainbird’s unique artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to businesses in Asia.

Rainbird and Microsoft Cognitive Services

14 June 2017

During a three day hack-a-thon in April 2017, we experimented with integrating a range of Microsoft Cognitive Services with the Rainbird Platform. Using a demo Knowledge Map built in Rainbird, we used Microsoft Cognitive Services to produce bots in Skype and Slack.

Rainbird brief Tokyo 2020 Olympics

15 March 2017

Rainbird engaged with a delegation of Japanese Olympic officials to debate the role that AI may play at Tokyo 2020. The session was hosted by Rainbird’s client Deloitte with the aim exploring how different AI technologies could add significant value at the next Olympics.