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AIoT – The goal on the way to Industry 4.0

One of the latest technology trends for enterprises is the combination of Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things. Merged, the new trend of tools that use both AI and IoT is called AIoT - Artificial Intelligence of Things [1]. When applied together, AI and...

Visual Quality Assurance: Model Training with 5 Images

As with all tools based on Deep Learning, the performance of solutions for automated visual quality inspection depends directly on the quality of the model training. In order to achieve accurate results, you have to provide relevant data for your system to learn. To...

Top reasons why manufacturers are implementing AI technologies

   AI technologies are changing our way of living and working. Enterprises are actively looking for innovation through AI. The benefits of artificial intelligence are manifold and reach into all functions of the company: production, project management, internal and...

Working at FotoNow – Interview with our Head of Operations Felipe

Our Chief of Operations Felipe tells why he decided to work at FotoNow and what excites him about the product and the team.

Customized Visual Quality Inspection – Retrain the Model with one click

Defects that occur during manufacturing are not all equally relevant for the quality of the final product. For example, a small scratch on an automobile windshield is critical to the safety of the vehicle. In turn, a scratch of the same size on the plastic panel of...

How to choose the right camera for automated vision inspection

One of the main strengths of the visual quality automation solution FotoNow is its compatibility with any camera device. This allows the manufacturer to choose a camera that best fits each specific use case. How do you decide which camera device to install in your...

Sustainable Manufacturing with AI-based Quality Inspection

Sustainability is without a doubt one of the most widely discussed topics of recent years. Since manufacturing is associated with depletion of resources and overall negative impact on the environment, 21st century producers need to rethink many concepts to adapt to...

5 Myths about Quality Inspection with Computer Vision

Computer vision became a huge topic in recent years. It can be applied for a variety of cases: object detection and classification, movement recognition, traffic monitoring, agriculture, etc. The application of computer vision technology for quality assurance in...

FotoNow gets international attention at Alchemist DemoDay

In July 2020, FotoNow was selected to the 26th class of The Alchemist Accelerator, venture-backed-accelerator based in San Francisco. More than 600 applications from the startups around the world have reached the Accelerator Program. We are proud and grateful to be...

Recalls Reduction with a Visual Quality Inspection Solution

Large manufacturers depending on the industry, produce hundreds to thousands of units per day. In the automotive industry, for example, approximately 1,000 units leave a single production plant every day. And how many of them turn back? Roughly 8% of produced cars are...