Nikita Johnson

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New to deep learning? Here are 4 easy lessons from Google

Image copyright Shutterstock / Max Krasnov.Google employs some of the world’s smartest researchers in deep learning and artificial intelligence, so …

Deep learning startup Clarifai goes beyond image recognition, now offers video analysis

Clarifai, one startup with a service for recognizing things in images, today introduced a pretty nifty new capability. Now the startup can quickly point out the things that appear in videos.<p>Startups in this field and even major companies like Baidu and Google have been trying to show the advantages …

Future Forecast AI Edition: Deep Learning and Why Elon Musk Is Wrong

“This whole 'they’re going to destroy us' meme is kind of a distraction.”<p><i>Welcome to Future Forecast, a column that will explore the inner workings of</i> …

A Startup’s Neural Network Can Understand Video - MIT Technology Review

In recent years, researchers at companies including Google and Facebook have made impressive breakthroughs in training software to understand what’s …

Google Brain’s Co-inventor Tells Why He’s Building Chinese Neural Networks

Andrew Ng on the state of deep learning at Baidu<p>To chat with Andrew Ng I almost have to tackle him. He was getting off stage at Re:Work’s Deep …

Expression Analysis Will Impact Healthcare, Retail and Education

By Sophie Curtis on January 13, 2015<p>Natural facial behavior can reveal information about our internal states intentions, so the potential for facial …

Helping Machines Understand the World to Connect People and Things

By Sophie Curtis on January 16, 2015<p>Loop AI Labs builds the Digital Genome - a deep profile of any person or any thing on the fly. By combining …

Applying "Evolutionary Algorithms" and Big Data for Effective Market Predictions

By Sophie Curtis on January 19, 2015<p>Sentient Technologies is globally recognized as a leading provider of mission critical technology for lenders, by …

This Startup Is Delivering AI and Deep Learning to the Masses

By Sophie Curtis on January 20, 2015<p>MetaMind delivers Artificial Intelligence enterprise solutions via its AI platform and Smart Module offerings. …

Computers That Can Learn: How Will Deep Learning Affect the Lives of Millions of People?

By Sophie Curtis on March 24, 2015<p>After the sell-out success of the San Francisco edition, the Deep Learning Summit is coming to Boston. On 26-27 May …

Machine Learning

This Week: the First Ever Deep Learning Summit

By Sophie Curtis on January 26, 2015<p>We're back in San Francisco this week for the first ever Deep Learning Summit!<p>The summit will take this week on …

What Could You Do with the Largest Emotion Database in the World?

By Sophie Curtis on April 16, 2015<p>Emotions influence every aspect of our lives – from how we connect and communicate, our health and wellbeing, and …

Deep Learning Summit Boston

Speakers<p>Executive Producer<p>Talking Machines<p>Chief Architect<p>H2O.ai<p>Research Scientist<p>University of North Carolina<p>Former SVP, Product & Business …

Pushing the Frontiers of Computer Vision: A Q&A with Google's Christian Szegedy

By Sophie Curtis on May 08, 2015<p>Due to the inroads of deep learning, computer vision appears to be on the verge of being solved. However, current …

Machine Learning

Deep Learning with Structure

By Sophie Curtis on April 30, 2015<p>Charlie Tang is a PhD student in the Machine Learning group at the University of Toronto, working with Geoffrey …