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Union und SPD fordern Masterplan für Künstliche Intelligenz | Reuters

Berlin (Reuters) - CDU und SPD fordern einen Masterplan für die Zukunftstechnologie Künstliche Intelligenz nach der Wahl.<p>Catalan nanotechnology engineer Sergi Santos holds the head of Samantha, a sex doll packed with artificial intelligence providing her the capability to respond to different …

Great Debate: The Future of Artificial Intelligence - Who's in Control?

Will progress in Artificial Intelligence provide humanity with a boost of unprecedented strength to realize a better future, or could it present a …

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence: Main Developments in 2016 and Key Trends in 2017

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p>At KDnuggets, we try to keep our finger on the pulse of main events and developments in industry, academia, and …

‘I am utterly disgusted’: Legendary animator Hayao Miyazaki takes AI down a peg

Or several pegs.<p>Filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki often receives comparisons to Walt Disney. But a recent clip shows Miyazaki, the co-founder of Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli, dishing out criticism as brutally as Gordon Ramsay.<p>The clip shows Miyazaki, director of animated films such as “My …

Where to Apply Machine Learning First in Your Business: Expert Consensus

Last updated on March 15, 2017 by Daniel Faggella<p>See more articles like this one in the following categories<p>Busy and multitasking are understatements …

Why Google believes AI is the next front in the smartphone wars

Google’s Android dominates the smartphone market overall, but Apple has attracted a disproportionate share of high-end users — and consequently an outsize share of smartphone profits.<p>At a Tuesday event, Google unveiled a two-pronged strategy to change that. Part one was the Pixel, the first …

Tech Giants Team Up to Keep AI From Getting Out of Hand

Let's face it: artificial intelligence is scary. After decades of dystopian science fiction novels and movies where sentient machines end up turning …

Elon Musk : How to Build the Future

Segmenting and refining images with SharpMask

Can a computer distinguish between the many objects in a photograph as effortlessly as the human eye?<p>When humans look at an image, they can identify …

Deep Learning

An Exclusive Look at How AI and Machine Learning Work at Apple | Backchannel

<b>On July 30, 2014,</b> Siri had a brain transplant.<p>Three years earlier, Apple had been the first major tech company to integrate a smart assistant into …

Machine Learning

First look: Google Cloud Machine Learning soars

In the 2016 Google Founder’s Letter, CEO Sundar Pichai cited Google’s long-term investment in machine learning and AI. “It’s what allows you to use …

Machine Learning

Crushing the Billion+ Row Taxi Data Benchmark

In the dataworld, there is a particular dataset, referred to as “the taxi dataset,” that has been getting a disproportionate amount of attention …

How startups can compete with enterprises in artificial intelligence and machine learning

John Melas-Kyriazi Contributor<p>John Melas-Kyriazi is a senior associate at Spark Capital interested in the AI and machine learning space.<p>When I woke up this morning, I asked my assistant a simple question: “Siri, is it going to rain today?”<p>Siri understood my intent, pulled the local weather data via …

An absolute beginner’s guide to machine learning, deep learning, and AI

Meet Samantha. She’s your friendly assistant from 2025. She sorts your mail, sets up your meetings, and orders groceries. She paints and writes …

Weltwissen brauchen sie alle

Künstliche Intelligenz fasziniert Wissenschaftler schon seit langem. Nach 32 Jahren Entwicklungsarbeit soll man mit „Cyc“ diesem Ziel näher gekommen …

Chatbot lawyer overturns 160,000 parking tickets in London and New York

An artificial-intelligence lawyer chatbot has successfully contested 160,000 parking tickets across London and New York for free, showing that chatbots can actually be useful.<p>Dubbed as “the world’s first robot lawyer” by its 19-year-old creator, London-born second-year Stanford University student …

Chatbots

Can Intel's New Knights Landing Chip Compete With NVIDIA For Deep Learning?

Intel finally launched the highly anticipated “Knights Landing” (KNL) version of their Many Integrated Core (MIC) Xeon Phi processor at this years’ international supercomputing event (now called ISC High Performance), targeting High Performance Computing (HPC) and the white-hot market for training …

Machine Learning

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Open Source Society University<p>📊Path to a free self-taught education in <b>Data Science</b>!<p>About<br>• Becoming an OSS student<br>• Motivation & Preparation<br>• Curriculum<br>• How …

Google has created a new AI research group in Europe to focus on machine learning

Machine learning is a field of computer science that gives computers the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed.<p>Google Research, Europe — as the group is known — is based out of Google's office in Zurich, Switzerland, which is home to Google's largest engineering office outside the US.<p>…

Here’s Why Twitter Just Bought This Artificial Intelligence Startup

Twitter is buying Magic Pony Technology, a British company specializing in machine learning, a hot category of artificial intelligence.<p>The social …

Artificial Intelligence

A Designer’s Guide To The $15 Billion Artificial Intelligence Industry

As artificial intelligence gains ground, designers will need to adapt. Here’s how to get started.<p>Artificial intelligence is a $15 billion dollar industry and growing. With more than 2,600 companies developing intelligent technology, the value of AI is expected to rise to more than $70 billion by …

Cognitive Technology: What It Is And Why Marketers Should Care

At IBM’s recent Amplify conference, there was a heavy focus around cognitive technologies, an emerging area that integrates data mining, pattern recognition and natural language processing to mimic the way the human brain works. To better understand what it is and why CMOs should care, I consulted …

Marketing

How Deep Learning Could Be The Next Step In Cancer Detection

Samsung Medison's new cancer-screening ultrasound<p>Artificial intelligence may be the new face of medical diagnostics. For the first time, a flavor of A.I. called deep learning is being implemented in new ultrasound imaging equipment to aid in breast exams and help patients avoid unnecessary biopsies.<p>…

Cancer

Baidu’s food app Nuomi is like a supercharged, AI-enabled Yelp

Let’s be honest — we all consider ourselves amateur food critics, but when it comes to reviewing restaurants, there’s a <i>lot</i> to consider. How many …

Deep Learning Lecture 1: Introduction

Composing Music With Recurrent Neural Networks

<i>(Update: A paper based on this work has been accepted at EvoMusArt 2017! See here for more details.)</i><p>It’s hard not to be blown away by the surprising …

Deep Learning in Practice: Speech Recognition and Beyond

Andrew Ng, Baidu<p>May 23, 2016 | EmTech Digital | 260 Views<p>Andrew Ng, Chief Scientist with Baidu, on deploying deep learning solutions in practice with …

Euro 2016: Who Will Win? Artificial Intelligence, Probability And Neural Networks Being Used To Predict Winners

A lot can change in the space of six years: At the 2010 FIFA World Cup in Germany, match results were predicted by an octopus named Paul. As Euro …

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Machine Learning Is Redefining The Enterprise In 2016

<b>Bottom line:</b> Machine learning is providing the needed algorithms, applications, and frameworks to bring greater predictive accuracy and value to enterprises’ data, leading to diverse company-wide strategies succeeding faster and more profitably than before.<p><b>Industries Where Machine Learning Is</b> …

Machine Learning