Thursday, July 9, 2020
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Deploying machine learning applications in the Enterprise

Director of Research at Google Inc., Peter Norvig is a reference in terms of Machine Learning. He’s always looking at the world to re-build it, playing with programs and applications that nowadays have a...

Test your Super Bowl picks with this new machine-learning prediction tool

There's been no end in sight to the advance of machine learning into the world of enterprise software, but this week a new online tool debuted for the purpose of sheer fun: predicting the winner...

Got data? This free tool will generate a story to tell you what it...

Charts and graphs may be some of the most commonly used tools for bringing data sets to life, but Narrative Science wants you to consider another one: stories. The company already helps enterprises put data-driven...

How ‘artificial swarm intelligence’ uses people to make better predictions than experts

Since the 1950's, when researchers began searching for ways to create artificial intelligence, much focus has been on developing artificial neural networks—building intelligence from scratch. Turning this concept on its head, an approach dubbed...

Pinterest and Shoes.com Use Recent Advances in Image Recognition to Let You Search and...

Deep learning software has dramatically improved image recognition tools. Pinterest and Shoes.com are testing it out on shoppers. The Web has changed a lot in the past 20 years, but text search boxes are a...

Baidu Looks to Artificial Intelligence to Reduce Insurance Risks

It was hard to tell whether hope or fear was the predominant sentiment about the future of artificial intelligence, according to a panel discussing the state of the field at the World Economic Forum...

Hardware advances aid in machine learning tasks

In the last week we’ve seen some noteworthy developments in the cognitive computing field. Most significantly, Google and then Microsoft, open sourced their machine learning systems in an effort to move the field ahead....
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Amazon and Founders’ Co-op back new Seattle startup KITT.AI, born in Paul Allen’s AI2...

A new Seattle-based artificial intelligence startup called KITT.AI, incubated inside Paul Allen’s Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2), has landed funding from Founders’ Co-op and Amazon’s Alexa Fund — preparing to launch a platform that will let developers...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: The ‘agent’ is the new app model

First, we had the PC. Then we had the browser. Next, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella thinks it will be the 'agent,' the sort of virtual assistant like his company's Cortana that controls the apps on...

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella Predicts Cortana To Replace Browser

Onstage at Tim O’Reilly’s Next:Economy conference in San Francisco, CEO Satya Nadella discussed the coming role of smart assistants like Microsoft’s Cortana as browser-killers. Tomorrow, voice interfaces and cognitive software will take care of...

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