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🔥 Latest Deep Learning OCR with Keras and Supervisely in 15 minutes

Hello world. This tutorial is a gentle introduction to building modern text recognition system using deep learning in 15 minutes. It will teach you …

MIT 6.S094:Deep Learning for Self-Driving Cars 2018 Lecture 1 Notes

You can find me on Twitter @bhutanisanyam1, connect with me on Linkedin here<br>Here and Here are two articles on my Learning Path to Self Driving Cars<p>If …

Deep Learning

PayPal to acquire machine learning-powered fraud detection startup Simility for $120 million

PayPal has acquired its second startup in as many days, as the payments giant announced today that it was snapping up machine learning-powered fraud detection startup Simility. The transaction is valued at $120 million, in what will be an all-cash deal.<p>The news comes two days after PayPal bought …

Machine Learning

This tool lets you see–and correct–the bias in an algorithm

Accenture’s new Fairness Tool is a way to quickly evaluate whether your data is creating fair outcomes.<p>Algorithms might help decide the terms of your next loan, pull data from your online shopping history to help determine your credit score, assess whether you should be offered a job, or decide …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence: Silicon Valley’s new deity | Financial Times

Silicon Valley is a place obsessed with the future, but often forgetful about the past. Earlier this year, one of the Valley’s most controversial …

Artificial Intelligence

Toyota Research Institute accelerates safe automated driving with deep learning at a global scale on AWS | Amazon Web Services

Vehicles with self-driving technology can bring many benefits to society. One of the top priorities at Toyota Research Institute (TRI) is to apply …

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

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective On Artificial Intelligence's Growth

• There has been a 14X increase in the number of active AI startups since 2000.<br>• Investment into AI start-ups by venture capitalists has increased 6X since 2000.<br>• The share of jobs requiring AI skills has grown 4.5X since 2013.<p>These and many other fascinating insights are from Stanford University’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft Acquires Machine Learning Platform Bonsai

Microsoft isn’t done acquiring companies — after the $7.5 billion acquisition of GitHub, Flipgrid, and a couple of game studios, the company is …

Machine Learning

How artificial intelligence is changing drug discovery

SPOTLIGHT<p>Machine learning and other technologies are expected to make the hunt for new pharmaceuticals quicker, cheaper and more effective.<p>Nic Fleming<p>…

Artificial Intelligence

The 5 Clustering Algorithms Data Scientists Need to Know

Today, we’re going to look at 5 popular clustering algorithms that data scientists need to know and their pros and cons!

Algorithms

Flir Systems releases a free dataset of thermal images for collision avoidance systems

Oregon-based Flir Systems, one of the largest producers of thermal imaging cameras and sensors in the world, today announced it will release a free, open source dataset of 10,000 infrared light images to jump-start development of autonomous car systems.<p>Thermal cameras can augment the sensors …

General Motors

Apple granted patent involving a user interface for a self-driving car

Let the Apple Car rumors continue. Apple has been granted a patent (number 20180164817) for “guidance of autonomous vehicles in destination …

Patents

130 Courses Starting at Stanford Continuing Studies Next Week: Explore the Catalogue of Campus and Online Courses

Quick fyi: I spend my days at Stanford Continuing Studies, where we've developed a rich lineup of online courses, many of which will get started next …

Online Education

Venture capitalist John Doerr: Theranos had the 'wrong goals'

If Theranos had approached its business goals differently, the health tech company might have avoided its dismal fate, which now includes founder …

Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley has become a ‘moral cesspool,’ says management expert Tom Peters

Peters, the author of the seminal business book “In Search of Excellence,” says, “I weep for Santa Clara County.”<p>When Tom Peters started studying management in the 1970s, he was told the real “weirdos” were 30 miles south of San Francisco, at an obscure company called Hewlett-Packard.<p>Peters’ …

Silicon Valley

Comparing Data Visualization Software: Here Are The 7 Best Tools For 2018

Visualization is an essential element of any Big Data and analytics strategy. The most up-to-date, real-time information and advanced analytics solutions are an expensive waste of money if you can’t communicate the results clearly and effectively to the people whose job it is to put them to …

Data Visualization

June 2018 CEP Preview

On the Horizon<p>Introduction to Deep Learning: Part 1<p>Although deep learning, a branch of artificial intelligence, has become prominent only recently, …

Deep Learning

Highly accurate model for prediction of lung nodule malignancy with CT scans

Article |<p>Open | Published: 18 June 2018<p>Jason L. Causey,<br>• Junyu Zhang,<br>• Shiqian Ma,<br>• Bo Jiang,<br>• Jake A. Qualls,<br>• David G. Politte,<br>• Fred Prior ORCID: …

Deep Learning

These 100 Companies Are Leading the Way in A.I.

Whether you fear it or embrace it, the A.I. revolution is coming—and it promises to have an enormous impact on the world economy. PwC estimates that …

Artificial Intelligence

How Virtual Advisers Help Low-Income Students Apply To College

Our <i>Take A Number series is exploring problems around the world through the lens of a single number.</i><p>Some high school students think of applying to colleges as a full-time job. There are essays and tests, loads of financial documents to assemble and calculations to make. After all that comes a big …

College & University

Harvard’s Ongoing Anti-Asian-American Micro-Aggression

How do you keep out applicants who have the highest average SAT scores? Rate them lower in ‘positive personality’ traits.<p>The Harvard University …

High School

The Hardest Colleges to Get Into in America 2018

Not every university are easy to get accepted into because they have the hardest admissions requirements such as High GPA, SAT Scores, ACT Scores etc.<p>…

College & University

New York’s Elite Girls’ Schools Are Starting to Admit Transgender Students

Some of New York City’s most prestigious private girls’ schools have begun opening their doors to transgender students.<p>The Brearley School on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, which is among the most academically rigorous institutions in the city, announced on Monday that all applicants who consider …

College & University

Is Academia Still Relevant In A Big Data World In Which Companies Lead The Way?

The “big data” revolution has transformed more than industry – it is reshaping how academic research is conducted as well. As computational quantitative methods increasingly infuse across nontraditional academic disciplines, they are upending the traditional balance in which academia pioneers new …

Humanities

MIT Neural Network Accelerates MRI Image Processing by 1,000 Times - ExtremeTech

By on June 18, 2018 at 1:33 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Doctors often need to compare two …

Deep Learning

Lavasa, A Billionaire's Dream City Near Mumbai, Turns Into Ghost Town

Lavasa would be India's first privately built and managed city, one of five planned for 30,000 to 50,000 people each, with a cost that would be …

India

Baidu Research’s breast cancer detection algorithm outperforms human pathologists

Baidu Research today announced it has developed a deep learning algorithm that in initial tests outperforms human pathologists in its ability to identify breast cancer metastasis.<p>The convolutional neural net was trained by splitting 400 large images into grids of tens of thousands of smaller …

Machine Learning

Microsoft acquires social learning platform Flipgrid

Microsoft has acquired Flipgrid, a social education app that utilizes short video clips to create collaborative lesson plans. The Minneapolis-based startup, which began life as Vidku, has had strong growth for an experience that has been alternatively described as Instagram and Snapchat for the …

Education Technology

The inside story of how AI got good enough to dominate Silicon Valley

Alex Krizhevsky didn’t get into the AI business to change the course of history.<p>Krizhevsky, born in Ukraine but raised in Canada, was just looking to delay getting a coding job when he reached out to Geoff Hinton about doing a computer-science PhD program in AI at the University of Toronto. The …

Deep Learning