Thursday, October 28, 2021

Data-Annotation Platform Taps Talent Pool in East Africa

Sama, based in San Francisco, in 2018 relaunched as a venture-backed for-profit with the nonprofit a majority shareholder, and the next year it raised $14.8 million in Series A funding. In 2020, Sama became one of the first AI companies to be B corporation certified. Sama is a member of NVIDIA Inception, a program designed to nurture startups revolutionizing industries with advancements in AI and data science.