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Laser holograms create 3D-printed objects in seconds, no layering required

How do you create complex 3D-printed objects in seconds, instead of hours or days? A team of scientists and engineers led by Lawrence Livermore …

Patreon hurt its small creators. Now how will it fix the damage?

The site reversed an unpopular fee structure that hit small donors and small creators, but it needs to regain their trust.<p>Patreon’s CEO Jack Conte …

Haemophilia A trial results 'mind-blowing'

<b>British doctors say they have achieved "mind-blowing" results in an attempt to rid people of haemophilia A.</b><p>Patients are born with a genetic defect that means they do not produce a protein needed to stop bleeding.<p>Thirteen patients given the gene therapy at Barts Health NHS Trust are now off …

BREAKING: Engineers Just Unveiled The First-Ever Design of a Complete Quantum Computer Chip

The Moon landing of quantum computing.<p>Practical quantum computing has been big news this year, with significant advances being made on theoretical …

This 1 Rule Will Seriously Up Your Company's Innovation Game

A simple principle for managing scarce resources.<p>One of the things I always get asked about from the companies I work with is how to manage their innovation resources. Should they bet big on an unproven, but possibly breakthrough idea? Or focus on improving the products that they already know their …

Innovation

Scientists may have found a way to inject information directly into the brain

In a new study, scientists have used electrical currents to inject information directly into the brains of monkeys.<p>Scientists have apparently figured …

AI’s Biggest Unresolved Issue: Linking Patterns in a Bidirectional Way with Symbolic Representations

By Yohan John, PhD in Cognitive and Neural Systems | MSc in Physics. Originally published on Quora.<p>I think the best way to understand all the things …

Machine Learning

Quantum Computers Bust Problem Conventional Computers Can't Solve

Fifty-odd atoms buzz through a pocket of empty space. Invisible lines of force — quantum magnetism — chain them together. Jiggle one, the others …

Neural Networks Identify Drug Mimics as Potential Antiaging Nutraceuticals | GEN

The antidiabetic drug metformin and the immunosuppressant rapamycin are both FDA-approved mTOR, or mechanistic target of rapamycin, inhibitors that …

Medicine

House Price Prediction using a Random Forest Classifier - Data Blogger

In this blog post, I will use machine learning and Python for predicting house prices. I will use a Random Forest Classifier (in fact Random Forest …

Machine Learning

Mozilla’s open source voice recognition tool nears human-like accuracy

Mozilla has released an open source voice recognition tool that it says is “close to human level performance,” and free for developers to plug into their projects.<p>The free-software company also on Wednesday released a first set of crowdsourced recordings under its Common Voice project, designed to …

Machine Learning

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There are various hyperparameter optimization papers recently, including Deepmind's paper. Especially among architecture optimization, only SMASH and …

the front page of the internet

Research<p>[R] "Deep Image Prior": deep super-resolution, inpainting, denoising without learning on a dataset and pretrained networks

High-Resolution Image Synthesis and Semantic Manipulation with Conditional GANs

Ting-Chun Wang1 Ming-Yu Liu1 Jun-Yan Zhu2 Andrew Tao1 Jan Kautz1 Bryan Catanzaro1<p>1NVIDIA Corporation 2UC Berkeley<p><b>[Paper] [Code]</b><p>Abstract<p>We present a …

DeepMind papers at NIPS 2017 | DeepMind

<b>Between 04-09 December, thousands of researchers and experts will gather for the Thirty-first Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing</b> …

Deep Learning and Google Street View Can Predict Neighborhood Politics from Parked Cars

AI analysis of cars in Street View images can accurately estimate income, race, education, and voting patterns Photo: James LeynseIt's likely that …

Google Street View

Amazon Unveils 'DeepLens' Camera

The development of artificial intelligence systems has become much easier thanks to the new DeepLens camera from Amazon.<p>The new $250 camera features …

Total recog: British AI makes universal speech breakthrough

<b>Interview</b> SpeechMatics bests world+dog at adding new language. How did it do it?SpeechMatics, the company founded by British neural network pioneer …

Google's artificial intelligence built an AI that outperforms any made by humans

by Dom Galeon and Kristin Houser December 1, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 125370<p>An AI That Can Build AI<p>In May 2017, researchers at Google Brain …

Artificial Intelligence

Boston Dynamics' Atlas Robot Has a Future on the Riot Squad

When Alphabet, Inc. agreed to sell robotics company Boston Dynamics to Japan-based SoftBank earlier this year, executives at the company that owns …

Robotics

We may finally have a map that shows how memories are made

Which Way to the Amygdala?<p>What’s a computation device that we all carry with us, that holds all of the most important information about our lives, …

The Brain

Gamma rays from lightning found to create antimatter in the air

Lightning is one of Earth's most energetic events, but there's much more to it than just a flashing fork and the rumble of thunder. Lightning strikes …

Thanksgiving Special 🦃: GANs are Being Fixed in More than One Way

In the spirit of thanksgiving, let me start by thanking all the active commenters on my blog: you are always very quick to point out typos, flaws and …

A Case for Trying (Really) Hard to Make Friends as an Adult

<b>In May 2015, I broke up with my boyfriend on a Tuesday.</b> It was 9 p.m. I was exhausted. But as I walked to my car on the way back from delivering the …

Uncertainty in Deep Learning (PhD Thesis) | Yarin Gal - Blog | Oxford Machine Learning

<i>Function</i> draws from a dropout neural network. This new visualisation technique depicts the distribution over <i>functions</i> rather than the predictive …

After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habit

Tim Ferriss has been on an especially introspective journey over the past year.<p>Continuing in the vein of his other work, he decided to share with his audience what he's learned along the way.<p>In the last 12 months, Ferriss had the 10-year anniversary of "The 4-Hour Workweek" (the book that made him …

The Most Successful People Stop Doing These 5 Things

Researchers say to build better habits you absolutely need to stop doing these few things.<p>According to researchers at Duke University, up to 40% of our behaviors on any given day are driven by habit.<p>That's half your life spent on autopilot. Which isn't necessarily a bad thing if you've put in the …

Procrastination

AI’s Cool New Thing: Capsule Networks (explained)

A buzz is about in AI circles around “capsule networks,” a new variant on neural networks that backers say could simplify, cut the costs of, …

Hand Sanitizer Alters the Results of Breathalyzer Tests in New Experiment

If a police officer pulls you over for driving while intoxicated, you could be brought in for a breath alcohol test. If that happens, you’d better …

Alcohol

What if Consciousness is Not What Drives the Human Mind?

Researchers provide new insight into human consciousness, reporting we don't consciously choose our feelings or thoughts; we simply become aware of …