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Joseph Nelson

Joseph Nelson

Roboflow cofounder and CEO. On a mission to transform every industry by democratizing computer vision. Previously founded and sold a machine learning company.

📸 Roboflow 100: A Multi-Domain Object Detection Benchmark

Roboflow 100 (RF100) is a crowdsourced object detection benchmark. The dataset consists of 100 datasets, 7 imagery domains, 224,714 images, and 829 class labels with over 11,170 labeling hours.

What is YOLOv6? A Beginner's Guide.

In this blog, we give a rundown of the changes made in YOLOv6 and our initial assessments of the new network and repository.

How to Train YOLOv6 on a Custom Dataset

The YOLO (You Only Look Once) family of models [https://blog.roboflow.com/guide-to-yolo-models/] continues to grow and right after YOLOv6 was released, YOLOv7 was delivered quickly after [https://blog.

The Ultimate Computer Vision Deployment Guide

Should you deploy your model with via a web-hosted API? What about to an edge device like an NVIDIA Jetson or Luxonis OAK? How about onto a mobile device like

Let's Talk About Company Culture

Company culture is a feeling in the air, the social norms of a group, the manifestation of collective goals and beliefs, and the one intangible thing that can make or

What is PaddlePaddle?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is PyTorch?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

We Raised a $20M Series A to Continue Democratizing Computer Vision

Today, Roboflow [https://roboflow.com/] is excited to announce our $20 million Series A led by Craft Ventures to expand on our mission to give software the sense of sight.

What is TensorRT?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is Amazon Rekognition?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is AutoML?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is CoreML?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is OpenVINO?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

What is ONNX?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

Roboflow for Students and Universities

We've seen tremendous interest in Roboflow from the research community. Faculty and students from institutions ranging from California to Malta to Taiwan have been using Roboflow to accelerate their computer vision work.

What is CUDA?

"ML in a Minute" is our conversational series on answering machine learning questions. Have questions you want answered? Tweet at us [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZX0rcJl8o8&list=PLZCA39VpuaZZrOVZEu0x8EQqfQdUDzjM2&

Active Learning Tips: How to Continuously Improve Your Production Model

You've built your first model and plan to get it deployed to production. Now what? Like any software, the computer vision model needs to be continuously improved for potential edge

Using Computer Vision to Clean the World's Oceans

Global plastic production has exceeded 500 million tons. Moreover, estimates from the US Environmental Protection Agency [https://www.epa.gov/sites/default/files/2015-09/documents/2012_msw_dat_tbls.pdf]

How Atos Uses Computer Vision to Monitor Office Occupancy

Building & deploying a privacy-first model to the edge with Roboflow in 60 days The COVID-19 pandemic changed how and where we work. Fortunately, in some countries, the pandemic appears to

How to Train with Microsoft Azure Custom Vision and Roboflow

Roboflow is a tool for building robust machine learning operations pipelines for computer vision: from collecting and organizing images, annotating, training, deploying, and creating active learning [https://blog.roboflow.com/

Your Comprehensive Guide to the YOLO Family of Models

YOLO (You Only Look Once) is a family of computer vision models that has gained significant fanfare since Joseph Redmon, Santosh Divvala,  Ross Girshick, and Ali Farhadi introduced the novel

How Computer Vision Streamlines Risk Avoidance Workflows in Oil & Gas

The below is a guest post by Douglas Long [https://www.linkedin.com/in/doug-long-yyc/], a full stack developer in Calgary, Canada. Douglas previously worked in oil and gas. In

Prompt Engineering: The Magic Words to using OpenAI's CLIP

Featuring rock, paper, scissors. OpenAI's CLIP model [https://models.roboflow.com/classification/clip] (Contrastive Language-Image Pre-Training) is a powerful zero-shot classifier that leverages knowledge of the English language to classify

Partnering with Luxonis and OpenCV for Seamless Deployment to OpenCV AI Kit

Deploying computer vision models to the edge is critical to unlocking new use cases like in places with limited internet connectivity or where minimal latency is essential. That might be

Image Augmentations for Aerial Datasets

When creating computer vision models, data augmentation [https://docs.roboflow.com/image-transformations/image-augmentation] can improve model performance with an existing image dataset. Image augmentation increases the size and variability of