BeeScanning wins SKAPA - award
Awards are raining on BeeScanning! Just a few weeks after receiving first prize "Impact Maker" in Venture Cup, the project now was handed the SKAPA-regional award from the hands of... Read more
Winner of Venture Cup 2018
This is so great! Out of 600 startups we won! Recognition of our dependence of the bees is growing. Read more.
Top 100 of 5 000 globally
“BeeScanning” was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs and has entered 2 % out of 5,000 global science spinoffs according to the following criteria: uniqueness of the technology/product, high... Read more
Tagger-Team examines thousands of images
In an effort to rapidly increase the number of images that the AI can use for training a team of 8 students examine images. You can help as well.
BeeScanning for iPhone
Now for iPhone. Get it on App Store. At last! Analyse 100 colonies for free. Help the app to learn from its mistakes. We noticed, it sometimes takes a bee... Read more
Awards in Venture Cup
We won in 2 out of 5 categories! Visual Sweden Venture Award and TopTech. In really tough competition we were 1 of 10 selected and nominated among about 200 innovative... Read more
App is Live
The BeeScanning App is now available on Android in its first version. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.beescanning
Awards to BeeScanning
We are overwhelmed today. At a major event with 700 guests at Örebrogalan, central part of Sweden, BeeScanning received two prizes: Innovation of the Year and Digital Innovation of the... Read more
And the nominees are ...
We are so thrilled and honored. BeeScanning has been nominated in two categories by two different jurys “Innovation of the year” and “Digital Innovation of the year”. Örebro Galan is... Read more
Its with great joy and relief we now can announce we have received the decision from the Swedish Board of Agriculture. We asked for 3 564 000 kr (422 000... Read more
What do you prefer! Please give feedback on what color you would like on your black T-shirt.
or Golden orange
The new logo is ready! Designer Eshtiyak really found a beautiful way to convey our mission to use technology to help the bees. Dont you think? Soon on a T-shirt.... Read more
Logo design contest
View more than 150 fantastic entries from worlds mid and top designers. Wich one would you prefer on your T-shirt?
BeeScanning app detects the queen
For the first time ever there is now an app that can detect the queen. The app is really easy to use and lightning fast. The analyse takes 100 milliseconds.... Read more
Two major breakthroughs this week: The testing material used to validate neural network training has for the first time shown correctness 100% in combination with 100% accuracy. We have for... Read more
Field work completed and more...
Here is the status in our project so far.
The field work of the extended study is completed. We have investigated about 150 colonies taking 2 alcohol samples... Read more
Neuron net training progress
Two promising results from training today. The neuron net may be described as a baby learning to talk. Very varying, sometimes nothing is detected sometimes all varroa! Very promising... Read more
Teorem updates it site
Our partner Teorem AB has updated its site. (Only in Swedish yet) Teorem describes its focus on machine learning and Deep Learning. Teorem has cutting edge technology based on its... Read more
We are working!
The first results from training the neural network has arrived. The accuracy was 10% witch is considered encouraging. Target for august is 40%. And increasing during... Read more
The Kickstarter campaign became a huge success where more than 200% of the goal was achived. And eaven more importantly it gave the project a Kickstart connecting with beekeepers worldwide... Read more
Sponsors page updating
http://fribi.se/backers-supporting-beescanning/ If you are missing please let us know! We will be happy to add your name!
Our colonies are to healthy! Our stock has very low varroa infestation levels. We today examined 40 000 bees from 6 different hives and found 1 varroa mite. Can you... Read more
Forgot to ask!
Hi tier 5 backers! I forgot to welcome you to visit and ask if and when you are coming?
Please get back to us with your plans. Would be awesome... Read more
Hello all backers! We are planning for delivering rewards as planned. The project graphics are under revision so printing of T-shirts are on hold for a short while. We will... Read more
German TV on Beescanning
Enjoy beautiful photography and bees https://www.zdf.de/nachrichten/heute-plus/videos/170607-bienen-hep-100.html
Not only bees in the photos!
Due to Chinese overload hacker attack image uploading is delayed! We can handle it and will soon be on track.
One hour left
With one hour left before our campaign ends we like to send a humble, "Thank you Backers"! Exceeding 200% and connecting with many beekeepers all over the world and receiving... Read more
New UI, user interface
The tool for working with images that you beekeepers upload at http://beeweb-dev.teorem.se is just in beta and will soon have new functionality and design.
Please stay tuned, take pictures of your bees... Read more
Extraordinary Fantastic News
BeeScanning will be fully funded!
We have been selected by the Swedish Agricultural Department external assessment board "As a good innovation project that fits to the purpose of the European... Read more
Join the project!
If you want to participate in the project. We need help from skilled beekeepers with trained eyes to tag images that beekeepers upload. The labeled regions will serve the training... Read more
Great things are about to happen
We are receiving signals that decisions of major importance to the project are going our way! Please stay tuned!
This is all in Swedish! Totally exotic to many of you backer friends.
New revolutionary tool launching
For the first time beekeepers around the world can collaborate combating Varro destructor thanks to Kickstarter fundings.
BeeScanning with BeeTagTool: is building the largest database of... Read more
Thanks to Victor at iMicroscope https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1289187249/imicroscope-r-bring-a-microscope-with-your-phone?ref=nav_search
we are thrilled to encourage our Chinese speaking friends viewing our video with subtitles in simplified or traditional Chineses, here at Kickstarter or at... Read more
BeeScanning and iMicroscope: Assist Beekeepers to Identify mites
Watch the nice update from iMicroscope
Another Kickstarter project that may provide an interesting tool to BeeScanning research and keen beekeepers.
Swedish Professional Beekeepers on BeeScanning
Great article in "Gadden" For Swedish audience.
Artikel i Gadden om BeeScanning kan läsas via beescanning.com
Digital Trend today published a very to the point article on BeeScanning.
New tool is imminent
Beekeepers please take pictures of your bees. Both for your own and your bees sake as well as for the training of the neuron network. A tool is on its... Read more
Subtitles now in 9 languages
Latest contribution from Croatia! We are so grateful to all support making this happen!
BeeScanning covered by https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/orebro/ny-app-ska-radda-bin
When Björn Lagerman in Lindesberg took pictures of hes bees he discovered the lethal parasite Varroa in the images. Thats when the idea to create an app... Read more
Project We Love
BeeScanning has been selected by the Kickstarter team among thousands of projects. It means we can reach a new level of exposure to a worldwide audience. Its really something extra!... Read more
Digital Journal covering BeeScanning
New US tech media covering BeeScanning
Poor drone dies from varroa
Varroa doomed this drone! Watch the deformed wings. Looks awful but its a small tribute for the saving of the society in colony 144 that has this remarkable capacity to... Read more
American podcast on BeeScanning at "Data Stories That Moves You"
International media coverage
Rings on water spreading!
The trailer is a short version off the original video, with some minor addons, that wraps it up in 1.33!
New tool emerging
We will soon launch a tool that beekeepers can use for uploading and then labeling areas in images where an infested bee is identified. This tool will be directly payed... Read more
We are overwhelmed by the attention and support the project has received. You, the backers, made it we met our initial goal $ 5k in 10 days!
As... Read more
Target reached! Thank you backers!
Can you imagine! We just passed our goal, in 10 days! We are now building the structure to collect the images from worlds beekeepers.We are stunned and so happy. It... Read more
Norwegian news media
We are so exited the news are spreading. Today an article in leading business media in Norway.
Headline says "Uses artificial intelligence to save the bees" The article is... Read more
Without bees flowers will be gone
Thank you Kyoko pointing out the obvious! What is the importance of bees. When you are in it you don't always see the most important thing.
Bees are so vital... Read more
Here is Loves first draft of trailer. What do you think should go to make it under 40 sek! What is missing/should be added? For me the start... Read more
The site http://beescanning.com now has new icons to switch language. Thx Rikard
The T-shirt reward image is now in a proper graphic standard.
Added info that the music tracks in... Read more
We are so grateful to all contributions from you backers. We just received a translation to japanese subtitles in the video. Thanks to Kyosuke Matsuo!
Varroa is a global threat so... Read more
Interview for podcast
We have been invited to an interview on a podcast tonight 09:00 p.m. (Sweden time) http://vaultanalytics.com/datacrunch/
Video subtitles in russian
We just added subtitles in russian. Reaching out to many slavic speaking beekeepers in eastern Europe and Russia.
English subtitles in video
We just added subtitles in english. We hope its useful to many. Russian pending!
How BeeScanning analyzes images
How does the neural network learn?
The neural network is actively taught by a deep learning professional who has access to a good amount of training data. In short,... Read more
Application for innovation group approved
Great News! We are so happy that we have passed the first threshold! We will get 8 000 USD from the European Innovation Program. Swedish Department for Agriculture has... Read more