AI Startup Anyvision Raises $28 Million Led By Bosch

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jul 20, 2018

Anyvision is the most ambitious heavy-spending video surveillance startup in many years.

And, now, the startup has raised $28 million led by Bosch to, as they humbly declare, "Lead the Global AI Industry".

Who is Anyvision? What is Bosch doing here? Why has Anyvision hired so many industry people already? Based on conversations with Anyvision and Bosch, we answer these questions inside.

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