Diffbot Teaches Artificial Intelligence to be as Organized as Humans

Diffbot — the content extraction robot — has scored $10 million in a funding round led by Tencent, one of China’s largest Internet companies, and Falicis Venture. It uses artificial intelligence (AI) to automatically convert data into semantic knowledge. Diffbot uses deep-learning technology to categorize webpage data according to its meaning. Essentially, it provides users with structured knowledge sorted in human-like categories. The web-scrapping company can suck up content from homepages, articles, products, and social network profiles, which can aid both, app developers as well as enterprises, to do competitive analysis and gain insights into consumers. With the use of AI, Diffbot has already surpassed the data bank of Google’s Knowledge Graph. The content extractor, since it began web crawling, has structured more than 1.2 billion objects, while Google, using…


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