The Disappearance of the “Bad Scan”

The Disappearance of the “Bad Scan”

Two years ago, a GLYNT customer sent us thousands of scanned utility bills. It was as if someone had been standing at a scanner for hours, putting stacks of bills through the machine. But, they forgot to clean the glass plate or think about the settings. So we got a...
When Hopes and Dreams Are Captured in a Spreadsheet

When Hopes and Dreams Are Captured in a Spreadsheet

It has been a tough summer for the planet. Wildfires in the western US have sent a lingering smoke haze to the midwest and east coast. Wildfires and floods in Europe. Wildfires in Siberia. Heat domes everywhere. And a chilling report from the IPCC shows the short...
You Need Our AI to Make Your AI Better

You Need Our AI to Make Your AI Better

A recent headline from MIT Technology Review grabs our attention: “Hundreds of AI tools have been built to catch covid. None of them helped.” The article summarizes the findings of studies that reviewed hundreds of AI tools intended to help with Covid: Diagnose...
The Edginess of Emissions Data

The Edginess of Emissions Data

Wikipedia defines an Edge Case as “a problem or situation that occurs only at an extreme (maximum or minimum) operating parameter.” In the world of Scope 2 emissions and utility bills, the phrase “Edge Case” has come to mean a data wrinkle that just makes you scratch...