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Vicarious is an artificial intelligence company that uses the computational principles of the brain to build software that can process visual information, think and learn like a human. The company builds a unified algorithmic architecture to achieve human-level intelligence in vision, language and motor control. Vicarious' focus is on visual perception problems such as recognition, segmentation and scene parsing. 
HQUnion City, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.5

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)159(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Vicarious

Dileep George

Dileep George

Scott Phoenix

Scott Phoenix

Charlotte Bowell

Charlotte Bowell

Director of Operations
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Vicarious Office Locations

Vicarious has an office in Union City
Union City, CA, US (HQ)
1320 Decoto Rd
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Vicarious Financials and Metrics

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Vicarious total Funding

$122 m

Vicarious latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Vicarious investors

Vicarious's latest funding round in July 2017 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Vicarious has raised $122 m
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Vicarious Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
BinanceJanuary 02, 2011$35 k

Vicarious Cybersecurity Score

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Vicarious News and Updates

Becton Dickinson Backing Vicarious Surgical’s D8 SPAC Deal

Becton Dickinson Backing Vicarious Surgical’s D8 SPAC Deal

Bill Gates-Backed Vicarious Is in Talks to Merge With D8 SPAC

Bill Gates-Backed Vicarious Is in Talks to Merge With D8 SPAC

A ‘Diablo 2’ Remake Is Coming From Vicarious Visions, Absorbed By Blizzard

Vicarious Visions, Activision's star support studio, has now been assigned to permanently work with Blizzard, and their first project is a Diablo 2 remake.

Vicarious Visions’ merger with Blizzard is bad for gamers

Vicarious Visions will now be a support studio dedicated to helping existing Blizzard project. This sucks.

Wild 'Destiny 2' puzzle sends players off on an IRL geocaching expedition

It started with nothing more than a mysterious symbol and a fan community that's receptive to puzzling through epic riddles. Destiny 2 players have discovered a secret geocache location in upstate New York. They were led there by an in-game puzzle, discovered by chance and solved thanks to a large…

The robots may have finally figured out how to beat CAPTCHA security

One of the best lines of defense against spammers and brute-force hackers may be obsolete thanks to the latest advances in artificial intelligence. In a research paper published Thursday in the journal Science, a team of scientists at AI startup Vicarious say they have developed a deep learning tech…
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Vicarious Blogs

How Case Mason Deployed Vicarious Robots to Pack Over 500,000 Sephora PLAY! Kits

Find out how Case Mason reduced their kitting cost by 25% and labor-hour by 80% in our case study.

Replace Pick-to-Light Systems with Smart Robots Powered by Neuroscience-Inspired AI

The Vicarious wall picking solution is the industry’s first and only wall picking solution to replace manual pick-to-light systems. Learn about the unique challenges involved in automating the future of e-commerce fulfillment.

Wall Picking Solution

Our Principles

Vicarious aims to bring about a robotic golden age by using AI to automate more and more general tasks until we reach artificial general intelligence. Robotic automation is already changing the world economy profoundly, and this effect will only increase as we automate more. In the long run, artific…

Vicarious Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vicarious founded?

    Vicarious was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Vicarious key executives?

    Vicarious's key executives are Dileep George, Scott Phoenix and Charlotte Bowell.

  • How many employees does Vicarious have?

    Vicarious has 159 employees.

  • Who are Vicarious competitors?

    Competitors of Vicarious include DeepMind, ParallelDots and Drishti.

  • Where is Vicarious headquarters?

    Vicarious headquarters is located at 1320 Decoto Rd, Union City.

  • Where are Vicarious offices?

    Vicarious has an office in Union City.

  • How many offices does Vicarious have?

    Vicarious has 1 office.