May 29, 2019 – Palo Alto, CA – Yewno, Inc., the Silicon Valley-based provider of Artificial Intelligence solutions, was named one of "Ten to Watch" in the licensed content aggregation space by data, information, and analytics authority, Outsell, Inc. The list was compiled as part of an in-depth analytical report by Outsell, forecasting the outlook for the licensed aggregation market through 2023. The "Ten to Watch" list includes some of the largest players in the market as well as companies providing new options for high-quality curated aggregated content collections.
In the report, Outsell points out that Yewno provides technology that harnesses AI in combination with search tools, making it specifically appealing to students, researchers and librarians. The report also makes several recommendations, including investment in technology to make content more accessible, discoverable, and shareable, naming Yewno as a provider of an increasingly sophisticated class of search tools taming information overload.
"Yewno's Discover platform harnesses hundreds of millions of semantic connections and conceptual links from millions of scholarly articles, books, and databases across all academic fields," explains Kate Worlock, Outsell's VP & Lead Analyst, and author of the report. "This empowers students and researchers to navigate intuitively across concepts, relationships, and disciplines, learning from resources that might have otherwise been overlooked."
"We are delighted to be recognized alongside some of the biggest and best known companies in the aggregation space," says Yewno Co-Founder and Chief BD & Strategy Officer, Ruth Pickering. "Our mission is to transform information into knowledge by helping users access the content they are looking for in an ever-increasing sea of data, and it's great to be recognized for our ongoing success in doing that."
Yewno was named Outsell's 2017 Emerging Company of the Year, an honor granted to one of 250 nominated companies, and ultimately bestowed by vote among global information industry leaders.
Founded in 2015, Yewno is helping the world to uncover the undiscovered through its advanced dynamic Knowledge Graph and AI based inference engine, which introduces an entirely new approach to knowledge extraction. Yewno Inference Engine incorporates machine learning, neural networks, and computational linguistics into an intelligent framework to enhance human understanding by correlating concepts across a vast volume of sources. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA, and with offices in London and New York, Yewno is backed by leading investors including Pacific Capital and currently has numerous partnerships across the finance sector, top research universities, publishers and content aggregators worldwide.