Skoda invests in Israeli AI startup Anagog
Skoda has become a minority shareholder in the Israeli high-tech start-up Anagog, which specialises in artificial intelligence (AI). Its technology is already used in more than one hundred different smartphone apps.
“With this strategic investment we are expanding our expertise and access to new technology. Artificial intelligence in the field of mobility plays an important role in this,” said Skoda Auto CEO Bernhard Maier.
Anagog CEO Ofer Tziperman said, “We are proud to have the opportunity to work with a partner as strong as Skoda Auto. Together, we want to develop new digital solutions".
Skoda intends to use the products developed by the successful start-up to rigorously extend its range of digital mobility services. The technologies developed by Anagog analyse data from smartphone sensors and use these to create movement patterns. At Anagog, the data are processed by unique AI software.
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