Jonas Ivarsson

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How man and machine can work together to diagnose diseases in medical scans

With artificial intelligence, machines can now examine thousands of medical images – and billions of pixels within these images – to identify …

Cancer

The real reason the sound of your own voice makes you cringe

Most of us have shuddered on hearing the sound of our own voice. In fact, not liking the sound of your own voice is so common that there’s a term for it: voice confrontation.<p>But why is voice confrontation so frequent, while barely a thought is given to the voices of others?<p>A common explanation …

Psychology

What I’ve learned from competing in machine learning contests on Kaggle

Recently I decided to get more serious about my data science skills. So I decided to practice my skills, which led me to Kaggle.<p>The experience has …

Data Science

Google Brain researchers demo method to hijack neural networks

Computer vision algorithms aren’t perfect. Just this month, researchers demonstrated that a popular object detection API could be fooled into seeing cats as “crazy quilts” and “cellophane.” Unfortunately, that’s not the worst of it: They can also be forced to count squares in images, classify …

Machine Learning

More States Opting To 'Robo-Grade' Student Essays By Computer

Support the news<p>Here's a little pop quiz.<p>Multiple-choice tests are useful because:<p>A: They're cheap to score.<p>B: They can be scored quickly.<p>C: They …

Education

Basic Comparison of Python, Julia, Matlab, IDL and Java (2018 Edition)

This report is the continuation of the work done in:<p>Here we:<p>Add new versions of languages<br>• Add JAVA<br>• Add more test cases.<br>• For each language, consistantly …

Python Programming

At this Chinese school, Big Brother was watching students — and charting every smile or frown

At first, it just seemed cool.<p>When facial recognition cameras were installed at a century-old high school here in eastern China, students got in and out of campus, picked up lunch, borrowed books and even bought drinks from a vending machine just by peering into the cameras.<p>No more worrying about …

Artificial Intelligence

University of California

<b>It seems that psychedelics do more than simply alter perception. According to the latest research from my colleagues and me, they change the structures of neurons themselves.</b><p>My research group has been studying the effects of psychedelics on neuronal structure and function, and we found that these …

Neuroscience

A Gentle Introduction to Data Science

Trillions of gigabytes of data is being produced yearly, and the number is still growing exponentially. It is estimated that for every person, 1.7 …

Data Science

AI researchers allege that machine learning is alchemy

Ali Rahimi, a researcher in artificial intelligence (AI) at Google in San Francisco, California, took a swipe at his field last December—and received …

Machine Learning

Index of Best AI/Machine Learning Resources

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning field is getting a lot of attention right now, and knowing where to start can be a little difficult.<p>I’ve …

Machine Learning

Which Leading Artificial Intelligence Course Should You Take and What Should You Do After?

I graduated from Udacity’s Deep Learning Nanodegree (DLND) late last year and Andrew Ng’s deeplearning.ai specialization wrapped up for me in …

Machine Learning

Tackling the Choice Paralysis for Beginners — Machine Learning by Coursera VS Machine Learning Crash Course by Google

A brief comparison you might say.<p>As a beginner, there is a common problem almost everyone faces — <i>choice paralysis.</i> Specially, in the field of …

Machine Learning

Choosing the Right Machine Learning Algorithm

Machine learning is part art and part science. When you look at machine learning algorithms, there is no one solution or one approach that fits all. …

Machine Learning

Andrew Ng Is Probably Teaching More Students Than Anyone Else on the Planet. (Without a University Involved.)

One selling point of MOOCs (massive online open courses) has been that students can access courses from the world’s most famous universities. The …

MIT fed an AI data from Reddit, and now it thinks of nothing but murder

Norman is a disturbing demonstration of the consequences of algorithmic bias<p>For some, the phrase “artificial intelligence” conjures nightmare visions — something out of the ’04 Will Smith flick <i>I, Robot</i>, perhaps, or the ending of <i>Ex Machina</i> <i>—</i> like a boot smashing through the glass of a computer screen …

Artificial Intelligence

The AI winter is well on its way

Deep learning has been at the forefront of the so-called AI revolution for years now, and many people believed that it would take us to the world of the technological singularity. Many companies talked big in 2014, 2015, and 2016 when technologies such as Alpha Go were pushing new boundaries. For …

Machine Learning

The GANfather: The man who’s given machines the gift of imagination

One night in 2014, Ian Goodfellow went drinking to celebrate with a fellow doctoral student who had just graduated. At Les 3 Brasseurs (The Three …

ML beyond Curve Fitting: An Intro to Causal Inference and do-Calculus

You might have come across Judea Pearl's new book, and a related interview which was widely shared in my social bubble. In the interview, Pearl …

19 Data Science Tools for people who aren't so good at programming

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This Man Is the Godfather the AI Community Wants to Forget

Many of the biggest names in the technology industry are consumed with developing an artificial general intelligence, or AGI. Unlike today’s leading …

The big ethical questions for artificial intelligence in healthcare

AI in healthcare is developing rapidly, with many applications currently in use or in development in the UK and worldwide. The Nuffield Council on …

To speed up machine learning, Google’s DeepMind simulates the effect of dopamine on the human brain

Artificial intelligence systems based on deep learning algorithms have shown their ability to outperform real people in all manner of tasks, …

3 Ways AI Could Totally Change Healthcare

AI could help companies develop drugs faster, assist with diagnosing patients, and reduce ballooning healthcare costs.<p>Most of the time, artificial …

The first principles of programming

It’s often said that there are two ways the human mind views growth: either the fixed mentality or the growth mentality. In the fixed mentality, human growth is a function of destiny: no matter how hard you try, you can never grow beyond what innate factors have prescribed for you. The growth …

Thousands of academics spurn Nature’s new paid-access Machine Learning journal

Nature, one of the most prestigious scientific journals in the world, has just announce plans to create a Machine Intelligence imprint, and researchers are not happy. The field has been doing fine with open-access journals — why clog it up with the paid-access model everyone has been trying to …

New A.I. application can write its own code

Computer scientists have created a deep-learning, software-coding application that can help human programmers navigate the growing multitude of …

Artificial Intelligence

Clinical Assistant Diagnosis for Electronic Medical Record Based on Convolutional Neural Network

Article |<p>Open | Published: 20 April 2018<p>Zhongliang Yang,<br>• Yongfeng Huang,<br>• Yiran Jiang,<br>• Yuxi Sun,<br>• Yu-Jin Zhang &<br>• Pengcheng Luo<p><i>Scientific Reports</i><b>volume 8</b>, …

Deep Learning

Machine Learning’s ‘Amazing’ Ability to Predict Chaos

In new computer experiments, artificial-intelligence algorithms can tell the future of chaotic systems.<p>Half a century ago, the pioneers of chaos …

The billion-dollar, Alibaba-backed AI company that’s quietly watching people in China

Most Chinese consumers have likely never heard of SenseTime. But depending on where they live, it might be looking at their faces several times a day.<p>If a person goes shopping at Suning, one of China’s largest electronics retailers, it’s possible that a camera in the store is tracking her behavior …

Artificial Intelligence