Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Workplace collaboration being transformed by artificial intelligence

So Artificial Intelligence (AI) is all the rage these days. AI and machine learning algorithms are increasingly being brought to bear on collaborative business workflows and processes for automation and to enable intelligent conversational...

How to apply deep learning to real world problems

The rise of artificial intelligence in recent years is grounded in the success of deep learning. Three major drivers caused the breakthrough of (deep) neural networks: the availability of huge amounts of training data,...

Cloud Power, Fear of Lock-in Grows Among IT Managers

Computer gaming is having a big impact on how well humans can interact with computers and will accelerate the application of compute power to more areas of human activity, according to the redoubtable Mary...

Microsoft releases version 2.0 of its deep learning toolkit

Microsoft has launched version 2.0 of what is now called the Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit. This open-source toolkit, which was previously known as CNTK, is Microsoft’s competitor to similar tools like TensorFlow, Caffe and Torch,...

H2O makes deal with NVIDIA to speed machine learning on GPUs

H2O.ai, supplier of an open source AI platform aimed at helping businesses deploy deep learning to solve complex problems, has announced a partnership with NVIDIA, the GPU processing company, to optimize its products on...

MIT CIO Summit: Most AI in workplace will augment humans, not replace them

The perception of what artificial intelligence and machine learning mean to the breadth of the workforce: Truck drivers, middle managers, factory workers, even the programmers who teach the machines, all destined to unemployed years...

Among ways big data can go wrong: Garbage in, garbage out

Big data is enjoying major popularity at the moment, with algorithms and machine learning at the core of almost every business application. This cutting edge technology utilizes massive datasets to run increasingly complex algorithms...

Bitfusion Aims to Help AI Developers Speed GPU Programming Learning Curve

Bitfusion has announced the beta availability of Bitfusion Flex, aimed at helping AI software developers address the complexity of clustering, sharing and scaling deep learning infrastructure, to speed the learning curve for building AI...

Airbnb is teaching data science in its own internal university

Tech companies, and increasingly even non-tech companies, are struggling with the fact that there are not enough trained data scientists to fill market demand. Every company has their own strategy for hiring and training,...

Saving Elephants from Poaching using AI: Neurala is Doing it

A centuries-old problem that has affected nearly every region on Earth is about to get a high-tech solution. Artificial intelligence company Neurala is using machine learning coupled with cameras and drones to put a stop...

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