Machine Learning

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Statistical Significance Tests for Comparing Machine Learning Algorithms

By onJune 20, 2018 in Statistics<p>Comparing machine learning methods and selecting a final model is a common operation in applied machine …

Machine Learning

Scalable training of artificial neural networks with adaptive sparse connectivity inspired by network science

Altmetric: 1<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open | Published: 19 June 2018<p>Decebal Constantin Mocanu ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-5636-7683,<br>• Elena Mocanu ORCID: …

Deep Learning

Google AI can predict when you'll die with 95 percent accuracy, researchers say

Google has developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that could predict when you’ll die with up to 95 percent accuracy, according to the tech giant’s researchers.<p>The research, which tackles a range of clinical issues among hospital patients, was recently published in the journal Nature. Google …

Artificial Intelligence

Nvidia AI-based system transforms any video into fluid super slow motion

Researchers from Nvidia have revealed an impressive new system that uses a deep-learning neural network to effectively create smooth high-quality …

Deep Learning

Pycobra: A Python Toolbox for Ensemble Learning and Visualisation

<b>Benjamin Guedj, Bhargav Srinivasa Desikan</b>; 18(190):1−5, 2018.<p>Abstract<p>We introduce pycobra, a Python library devoted to ensemble learning (regression …

Machine Learning

Face recognition with OpenCV, Python, and deep learning

By onJune 18, 2018 in Deep Learning, dlib, Faces, Tutorials<p>In today’s blog post you are going to learn how to perform <b>face recognition</b> in both images …

Deep Learning

Ego-motion in Self-Aware Deep Learning

We are now in the middle of 2018 and Deep Learning research is advancing at exponential rates. At the beginning of this year, I made 10 predictions …

Deep Learning

Amazon's facial recognition technology is being used to identify celebrities. Could it soon spot you? - Science News - ABC News

Hundreds of years of technological innovation and here we are: a machine that can tell a Witherspoon from a Kidman.<p>Both the New York Times and Sky …

Machine Learning

AI cancer detectors

More accurate than dermatologists<p>An AI system developed by a team from Germany, France and the US can diagnose skin cancer more accurately than dermatologists. In the study, the software was able to accurately detect cancer in 95% of images of cancerous moles and benign spots, whereas a team of 58 …

Cancer

Stanford researchers taught AI to make dank memes

A couple of Stanford students fed a computer over 400,000 memes in an effort to teach it how to generate its own. When they were finished, and the machine was trained, they looked upon their creation and decided it was dank.<p>Dank Learning is a method for generating memes using deep learning. Just …

Machine Learning

Amazon's DeepLens AI learning camera is now on sale for $250

Amazon is now shipping the $250 DeepLens camera it unveiled in November to help developers create AI image recognition apps and models. Though it looks pretty underwhelming, there's a fair amount of power in the smallish body. The camera 4-megapixel camera can shoot 1080p video, and the …

Machine Learning

Open source "Gandiva" project wants to unblock analytics

Analytics involves repetitive calculations over huge volumes of data. GPUs and even CPUs can make that work go faster, if only the code and execution …

Big Data

Teaching computers to see with Dr. Gang Hua

June 13, 2018 | By Microsoft blog editor<p>Principal Researcher and Research Manager, Gang Hua. Photography courtesy of Maryatt Photography.<p>Episode 28, …

Machine Learning

Self Driven Data Science — Issue #50

Weekly rundown of interesting news and insights focused on data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence<p>Here’s this weeks lineup of …

Machine Learning

TensorFlow.js — a practical guide

Goodbye to spending eons on complicated steps…<p>Let’s start with a simple example: building a <b>neural network</b> for logic gate <b>XOR</b>.<p>The XOR problem<p>XOR is a …

Machine Learning

Plum uses AI to hire people ‘that never would have been discovered through a traditional hiring process’

Recruiters have a bias problem. A 2017 meta study from Northwestern, Harvard, and the Institute of Social Research in Norway found that hiring prejudice against black candidates hasn’t changed in the last 25 years, and that Latinos have only seen a “moderate” drop. It is not just races and …

Human Resources

5 Python distributions for mastering machine learning

If you’re doing work in statistics, data science, or machine learning, the odds are high you’re using Python. And for good reason, too: The rich …

Machine Learning

AI could help the construction industry work faster—and keep its workforce accident-free - MIT Technology Review

Construction workers are killed on the job five times more often than other laborers. Now a new kind of construction worker—a data scientist—aims to …

Artificial Intelligence

Hyperparameter Tuning Platforms are Becoming a New Market in the Deep Learning Space

A few days ago, Amazon announced the availability of a new set of automatic model tuning capabilities in the AWS SageMaker platform. Specifically, …

Machine Learning

will wolf

In the previous post, we covered the following topics:<p>A Gaussian process (GP) defines a distribution over functions (i.e. function evaluations). …

Data Science

New technology can see your body through walls

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has created a system that can see your body through walls, recreating your poses when you walk, sit, or simply stand still. It uses RF waves to sense where you are and then recreates your body as a simple stick figure. It’s called …

Artificial Intelligence

Ubuntu 18.04 Deep Learning Environment Setup

Deep Learning on Ubuntu 18.04 isn’t officially supported since the CUDA Libraries aren’t officially supported by the OS yet.<p>However, if you still …

Linux

Machine learning predicts World Cup winner - MIT Technology Review

The 2018 soccer World Cup kicks off in Russia on Thursday and is likely to be one of the most widely viewed sporting events in history, more popular …

Machine Learning

It’s easier than you think to craft AI tools without typing a line of code

A lot of companies are trying to make it easier to use artificial intelligence, but few are making it as simple as Lobe. The startup, which launched earlier this year, offers users a clean drag-and-drop interface for building deep learning algorithms from scratch. It’s mainly focused on machine …

Machine Learning

Fast AI Machine Learning Lecture 1 Notes

These are the (Unofficial) Lecture Notes of the Fast.ai Machine Learning for Coders MOOC.<p>You can find the Official Thread here<p>This is Part 1/12 …

Data Science

Deep Learning for Videos: A 2018 Guide to Action Recognition

June 11, 2018<p>Medical images like MRIs, CTs (3D images) are very similar to videos - both of them encode 2D spatial information over a 3rd dimension. …

Deep Learning

Conversational AI tutorial, RNNs for particle physics, InfoGAN, NLP Coursera, NLP book, killer robots, Code2pix, Google AI principles, relational reasoning

http://newsletter.ruder.io/issues/conversational-ai-tutorial-rnns-for-particle-physics-infogan-nlp-coursera-nlp-book-killer-robots-code2pix-google-ai- …

Particle Physics

Free 29-part course to learn Machine Learning

Machine Learning is everywhere. Like Mathematics and Computer Science, it is quickly becoming a tool which is widely used to make everything more …

Machine Learning

How PyTorch 1.0 Will Shape Facebook Artificial Intelligence

Facebook artificial intelligence is just the tip of the iceberg, as a growing number of big-tech firms are making AI and ML offerings open source or …

Artificial Intelligence