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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...

Transparency of the production process with OCR

Optical character recognition is a process in which a picture of printed or handwritten text is converted into machine-encoded text. OCR is based on a computer vision technology and is able to process scanned documents or photographs. It is usually applied for...

Industry 5.0: The future of manufacturing

Industry 4.0 is revolutionizing manufacturing. Major production plants already benefit from interconnected systems for automation of repetitive tasks.
Today we are already talking about the fifth industrial revolution, which will take manufacturing to the next level.