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Computers aren’t blind, but they can’t see. They can detect objects, but must be trained to understand what those objects are. That takes two things: a ton of example data collected and organized by...

What’s inside the “black box” of machine learning

Takeaway: Machine learning can optimize business decisions, but the decision reached by an algorithm often isn’t transparent. How far can machine learning take us? The list of possibilities is endless.  Machine learning applications “can provide customer...

Five innovations from IBM that will help change our lives within five years

IBM has announced a list of scientific innovations with AI at the core, saying they will change the way people work, live and interact during the next five years. They list: With AI, our words...

Three Different Kinds Of Companies Working On Machine Learning Today

By Auren Hoffman, CEO, SafeGraph There are three different types of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence companies: The Superrich, the Servicers, and the Innovators. Superrich: Companies that do machine learning and have their own data. Servicers:...

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Freaked Us Out In 2016: WaveNet, AlphaGo

If there's anything that can be said about 2016, it's that the year of research and exploration brought a surge of innovations on new technology. One such department that was thoroughly explored this year is...

McKinsey: Machine Learning, Analytics Offer Untapped Potential

Business and industry have only just scratched the surface when it comes to realizing the potential value from analytics. Consulting firm McKinsey predicted huge value to come in its 2011 report, Big Data: The...

AMD unveils ‘Radeon Instinct’: GPUs for deep learning, open AI software

AMD has unveiled a new GPU, the Radeon Instinct, but it’s not for gaming. The Instinct is designed for high-performance machine learning, and uses a brand new open-source library for GPU accelerators called MIOpen. Together,...

eBay builds container management tool on Kubernetes foundation

Unlike cloud providers, who run customers' workloads inside a virtual machine, eBay is a Web-scale company that has moved away from reliance on just virtual machines into greater use of containers. The online marketplace is...

Apple leaps into AI research with improved unsupervised learning

Corporate machine learning research may be getting a new vanguard in Apple. Six researchers from the company’s recently formed machine learning group published a paperthat describes a novel method for simulated + unsupervised learning. The aim...

Here’s what each state Googled more than any other in 2016

The United States did a lot of Googling this year. Across the nation, people researched historical events, political developments, celebrity deaths, and a few pop culture moments, but in California, one of our most popular...