StreetScore • How AI Can Help You Choose Where To Live

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StreetScore is a Machine Learning algorithm. It learned to predict how safe an image looks by using many example images labeled by people as safe or unsafe. By using StreetScore to measure the visual perception of safety of hundreds of thousands of street views from Google Maps, we can generate high-resolution maps which show how safe different neighborhoods of a city appear. These data can help us explore important connections between the appearance of urban environments, crime, and health. Teleport  is one such tool that helps people look at cities more objectively and match them to their lifestyle preferences.

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