Monday, April 22, 2019

Facebook secret weapon for artificial intelligence: humans

Facebook is turning to humans to power its artificial intelligence products, using its 1.5bn monthly users to teach machines how to fulfil almost any task.The world’s largest social network has increased investment in artificial...

Apple Buys AI Startup That Reads Emotions in Faces

In December, when WIRED spoke to Andrew Moore, the dean of computer science at Carnegie Mellon, he said that 2016 would be the year that machines learn to grasp human emotions. Now, right on...

Intel buys Saffron because AI is the next hot thing in tech – Fortune

The deal will pit Intel against IBM. Intel is buying Saffron AI, a startup in Cary, North Carolina that makes a cognitive computing platform that is reminiscent of IBM’s Watson technology. The chip giant announced the...

Microsoft: 2016 Will Be The Year Of AI

Microsoft recently asked 16 members of its technology and research organization to predict the big trends of 2016. There are some outliers—a researcher here who is really excited about styluses, a researcher there who likes depth-field...

Why Google, Facebook, Microsoft and IBM Are Desperate to Give Away AI Technology

Leading computing companies are helping both themselves and others by open-sourcing AI tools. Facebook is releasing for free the designs of a powerful new computer server it crafted to put more power behind artificial-intelligence software....

Forget Siri: Here’s a New Way for Robots to Talk

Samantha from “Her.” She was smart, feisty, and sometimes pensive. Sam was easy to talk to and brimming with personality. The AI from Spike Jonze’s 2013 movie caught our attention not just because it had the...

How machine learning will take wearable data to the next level

Wearables and Internet of Things devices are already creating too much data to handle. Not just too much data for humans to handle, too much data for existing software to make sense of. Enter...

Yahoo Releases Its Biggest-Ever Machine Learning Dataset To The Research Community

Yahoo announced this morning that it’s making the largest-ever machine learning dataset available to the academic research community through its ongoing program, Yahoo Labs Webscope. The new dataset measures a whopping 13.5 TB (uncompressed) in...

Baidu’s Artificial Intelligence Team Releases Key Deep-Learning Code

Google and Facebook aren’t the only ones vying to be the standard bearer for the hottest AI technique around. China’s leading Internet search company, Baidu, which is also investing heavily in a popular and powerful...

7 Steps to Understanding Deep Learning

There are many deep learning resources freely available online, but it can be confusing knowing where to begin. Go from vague understanding of deep neural networks to knowledgeable practitioner in 7 steps! Read the source...






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