Media Mentions

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Guest posts and media overviews

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iHeartRadio: Passage to Profit

  • July 1, 2020

Join our CTO, Ben Ziomek, on iHeartRadio’s Passage to Profit show where he talks about entrepreneurship, COVID-19 response, AI, and school safety: Listen at iHeartRadio

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Business 2 Community: Regulate AI Applications

  • June 23, 2020

Facial recognition is both frightening and powerful — characteristics that have made it one of the most well-known facets of artificial intelligence. What many people fail to realize, however, is that it’s also unique. As regulators look to regulate facial recognition they should be careful not to paint broad swathes and regulate AI all up,…

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Security Sales & Integration: COVID-19 Op-Ed

  • April 30, 2020

There is a tendency in the security industry to look at artificial intelligence (AI) investments as either a panacea or just security theater. COVID-19 is redefining what it means to ensure public safety — and the tools we use to do it.

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Help Net Security: Guest Post

  • April 24, 2020

“Let’s be realistic about our expectations of AI,” a perspective from our CTO on Help Net Security.

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Intruder Detection Press Release

  • April 9, 2020

Press Release: Actuate Offering $1 Intruder Detection For Businesses Forced to Close Due to COVID-19 Emergency Measures

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EdNews Daily: Guest Post

  • April 8, 2020

EdNews Daily published one of our advisers’ perspective on “Balancing the Physical and Psychological Safety of Students.”

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readwrite: Education Guest Post

  • April 7, 2020

Our friends over at readwrite were kind enough to publish our Chief Product Officer, Ben Ziomek’s, perspective on “We Don’t Have to Sacrifice Students’ Privacy for Campus Security.”

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Finding Genius Podcast

  • April 6, 2020

Thanks to the Finding Genius Podcast for featuring our CPO, Ben Ziomek: Listen to the Podcast Here

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ML Times: Guest Post

  • March 27, 2020

Predictive Analytics World’s ML Times hosted our CPO’s take on managing data science projects. The piece will be presented at their conference in autumn 2020.

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Quartz: Guest Post

  • March 3, 2020

Our CEO, Sonny Tai, shares his perspective on keeping a social-driven focus amidst increasing pressure to prioritize financial metrics above all. Those who do good can do well – as people gravitate towards the mission that your brand represents. Read the article at Quartz

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Press Release: UNICOM Partnership

  • February 6, 2020

Actuate, the computer vision technology company behind the leading threat- and intruder-detecting AI software, today announced its partnership with UNICOM Government, Inc. (UGI) of Chantilly, VA.

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No CMO Podcast

  • February 6, 2020

Thanks to You Don’t Need a CMO for featuring our CPO, Ben Ziomek, on their No CMO Podcast. Listen to the Podcast Here

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Real Estate Innovators Podcast

  • January 20, 2020

Our CPO, Ben Ziomek, was featured on the Real Estate Innovator’s Podcast.  Listen at the Real Estate Innovators

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Addicted 2 Success: Guest Post

  • January 15, 2020

Addicted 2 Success published our CEO‘s take on avoiding startup feature sprawl: Read the article at Addicted 2 Success

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Route 50: Guest Post

  • December 26, 2019

Smart Cities Dive published our CPO’s take on how AI and data can make cities safer: Read the article on Route 50

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Forbes 30 Under 30

  • December 3, 2019

Thanks to Forbes for featuring our CPO, Ben Ziomek, on its 2020 30 Under 30 List: Read more at Forbes

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Smart Cities Dive: Guest Post

  • December 2, 2019

Smart Cities Dive published our CPO’s take on how cities can better collect and use data: Read the article on Smart Cities Dive

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Good Men Project: Guest Post

  • November 11, 2019

The Good Men Project kindly published our CEO’s perspective on how his experiences in the Marines led him to build Actuate: Read the article on The Good Men Project

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Propmodo: Guest Post

  • November 8, 2019

Propmodo published our Chief Product Officer, Ben Ziomek’s view on privacy in PropTech. Read the Article at Propmodo

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CEOWorld: Guest Post

  • November 7, 2019

Our friends at CEOWorld published our CEO, Sonny Tai’s perspective on ensuring you have a diverse team even as an early stage startup. Read it here: Read the Article at CEOWorld

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readwrite: Guest Post

  • October 31, 2019

Our friends over at readwrite were kind enough to publish our Chief Product Officer, Ben Ziomek’s, perspective on privacy in AI. Read the article today.

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Technori Podcast

  • October 31, 2019

Technori interviewed our leadership team. Check it out here: Listen to the Podcast on Technori

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Media Highlights

  • October 30, 2019

Download our media highlights briefing here to learn more about Actuate in the press.

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Press Release: Aegis AI is now Actuate

  • October 30, 2019

Aegis AI has re-branded to Actuate and launched new threat- and intruder-detection features alongside the market-leading gun detection AI system.