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International research finds aridity will impact carbon storage, plant productivity

"The study has a clear message for scientists, policy makers, and organizations involved in management and conservation policies," says the first …

Nearly all of our medical research is wrong

Something is rotten in the state of biomedical research. Everyone who works in the field knows this on some level. We applaud presentations by colleagues at conferences, hoping that they will extend the same courtesy to us, but we know in our hearts that the majority or even the vast majority of …

Idealism

Deep Learning in a Nutshell: Core Concepts

This post is the first in a series I’ll be writing for Parallel Forall that aims to provide an intuitive and gentle introduction to deep learning. It …

The Big Deal With Deep Learning

A colleague recently asked me if deep learning lives up to the hype. Is it really revolutionary or just the same old thing dressed up with a new …

FeatureFu: A Machine Learning Toolkit Released as Open Source by LinkedIn

The idea of machine learning is not new, but it’s also fairly unrecognized by developers. Its goal is to study machine operations and operations to …

10 Deep Learning startups from Indian founders to watch out for

Imagine this, we are living in 2030 where you point the camera of your wearable device to a certain object and the wearable device feeds you with …

Machine Learning

Deep Learning: The Good, The Bad, and The Opinion

<i>Last week, we tasked Kyle from our Research and Development team with covering some common themes discussed at Black Hat and DEF CON. We want to</i> …

KDD 2015 Best Research Paper Award: “Algorithms for Public-Private Social Networks”

Posted by Posted by Corinna Cortes, Head, Google Research NY<br>The 21st ACM conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD’15), a main venue for …

Machine Teaching: A New Twist on Machine Learning

A recent article in Science Codex reports, “Machine learning is a well-established subfield of computer science in which experts develop mathematical …

Machine Learning Libraries in Go Language

Platform with intuitive interface to keep your team informed and data-driven every day

Data Utilization is Changing Everything, Don’t Get Left Behind<p>Data is everything and it’s made the online world ruthless. Sites of every stripe are …

Is Predictive Modeling Dead?

Predictions

5 Techniques To Understand Machine Learning Algorithms Without the Background in Mathematics

Where does theory fit into a top-down approach to studying machine learning?In the traditional approach to teaching machine learning, theory comes …

designimag.com

The big question: how will Artificial Intelligence advance in the next 20 years?

Gallery: The big question: how will Artificial Intelligence advance in the next 20 years?<p>Gallery: The big question: how will Artificial Intelligence …

Artificial Intelligence

Amazon Boosts its Artificial Intelligence

Amazon.com is boosting its artificial-intelligence chops.<p>The world’s largest retailer by market capitalization is rolling out its sophisticated big-data-crunching platform for developers in Europe, and is also hiring scientists for its research teams in New York and Berlin who specialize in getting …

Artificial Intelligence

A Gentle Guide to Machine Learning

Machine Learning is a subfield within Artificial Intelligence that builds algorithms that allow computers to learn to perform tasks from data instead …

Machine Learning

Artificial intelligence is real now and it’s just getting started

Artificial intelligence is already very real. Not conscious machines, omnipotent machines or even reasoning machines (yet), but statistical machines …

Artificial Intelligence

2015 is getting an extra second and that's a bit of a problem for the internet

On June 30th at precisely 23:59:59, the world’s atomic clocks will pause for a single second. Or, to be more precise, they’ll change to the uncharted time of 23:59:60 — before ticking over to the more worldly hour of 00:00:00 on the morning of July 1st, 2015. This addition of a leap second, …

Banking on better forecasts: the new maths of weather prediction | Dr Hannah Christensen

Photograph: Hannah Christensen<p>Graph showing the percentage accuracy of the “best-guess” weather forecast over the last three decades in the northern and southern hemispheres. Source: …

Weather