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To Advance Artificial Intelligence, Reverse-Engineer the Brain

Your three-pound brain runs on just 20 watts of power—barely enough to light a dim bulb. Yet the machine behind our eyes has built civilizations from …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence Isn't Killing Jobs; It's Killing Business Models

Artificial Intelligence is real and it is here. But successfully putting AI into action isn’t exactly a walk in the park — it requires a fundamental rethinking of the business. The pressure is on — 53 percent of executives responding to a recent survey said their industry has “already experienced …

Artificial Intelligence

Data May Be the New Oil, but Having Lots of It May Not Make You Rich

AI is coming. That is what we heard throughout 2017 and will likely continue to hear throughout this year. For established businesses that are not Google or Facebook, a natural question to ask is: What have we got that is going to allow us to survive this transition?<p>In our experience, when business …

Big Data

57 Summaries of Machine Learning and NLP Research

Staying on top of recent work is an important part of being a good researcher, but this can be quite difficult. Thousands of new papers are published …

Google’s AutoML lets you train custom machine learning models without having to code

Google today announced the alpha launch of AutoML Vision, a new service that helps developers — including those with no machine learning (ML) expertise — build custom image recognition models. While Google plans to expand this custom ML model builder under the AutoML brand to other areas, the …

Machine Learning

Google’s self-training AI turns coders into machine-learning masters - MIT Technology Review

Google just made it a lot easier to build your very own custom AI system.<p>A new service, called Cloud AutoML, uses several machine-learning tricks to …

A Law Enforcement A.I. Is No More or Less Biased Than People

Some people champion artificial intelligence as a solution to the kinds of biases that humans fall prey to. Even simple statistical tools can …

Google Cloud Platform Big Data and Machine Learning Fundamentals

Introduction to the Data and Machine Learning on Google Cloud Platform Specialization<p>4 videos, 1 reading<p>expand<p>Module 1: Introduction to Google Cloud …

Galaxy S9 To Feature Face ID? Samsung AI Gets Facial Recognition Technology

Samsung Electronics has revealed that its Internet of Things or IoT platform now has facial recognition technology. Does this mean the South Korea …

Roll-your-own machine learning

In the demonstration I saw, Cloud AutoML had an easy-to-use interface. Google says you can build a high-accuracy model in a day. It’s available …

Applied Data Science with Python

How the Specialization Works<p>Take Courses<p>A Coursera Specialization is a series of courses that helps you master a skill. To begin, enroll in the …

Google's Cloud AutoML And Its Push To Democratize Point And Click AI For All

Deep learning was a central theme of last year’s Google NEXT cloud conference, with the company presenting a grand vision of becoming the AI center of the modern world. Yesterday, Google formally launched the next chapter in that vision with its Cloud AutoML Vision service, allowing anyone to build …

New AI System Predicts How Long Patients Will Live With Startling Accuracy

By using an artificially intelligent algorithm to predict patient mortality, a research team from Stanford University is hoping to improve the timing …

Machine Learning

Learn to build apps driven by AI in this new course dedicated to mobile machine learning

Machine learning is a rapidly growing field within Artificial Intelligence that powers everything from self-driving cars to your iPhone's FaceID. …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

This was a basic run-down of some basic statistical techniques that can help a data science program manager and or executive have a better …

Google Has Made It Simple for Anyone to Tap Into Its Image Recognition AI

Google released a new AI tool on Wednesday designed to let anyone train its machine learning systems on a photo dataset of their choosing. The …

Machine Learning

HPE adds recommendations to AI tech from Nimble acquisition

When HPE acquired Nimble Storage in March for a cool billion dollars, it knew it was getting some nifty flash storage technology. But it also got Nimble’s InfoSight artificial intelligence capabilities that not only monitored the underlying storage arrays, but all of the adjacent datacenter …

AI Can Help Hunt Down Missile Sites in China

Intelligence agencies have a limited number of trained human analysts looking for undeclared nuclear facilities, or secret military sites, hidden …

Taking the narrow path to artificial general intelligence

Machines becoming intellectual equals with their human counterparts? It's coming sooner than we think<p><i>Chad</i> <i>Steelberg, Chairman and CEO of</i> <i>Veritone</i><i>,</i> <i>is</i> …

RBC opening AI lab in Montreal, joining several tech giants

Canada's largest bank is joining global tech giants in setting up a research lab in Montreal to take advantage of the city's growing artificial intelligence expertise.<p>The Royal Bank of Canada will open a Borealis AI lab in the new year, joining labs in Toronto and Edmonton. It hopes to have 10 …

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.Nov 2017)

For the past month<b>,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,600 Machine Learning articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.6% …

Machine Learning

Searching for a New Business Idea? Science Says You Should Never Stop Doing This 1 Thing

If you're stuck in a rut and need some inspiration, these Harvard researchers say that the pursuit of knowledge will help lead you toward that aha! moment.<p>Have you ever been sitting on the train and suddenly, the world's greatest and most amazing idea ever pops into your head? Maybe you were …

Joe Biden

AI won’t peak at human intelligence

Over the past few years, AI has dominated news cycles and captured the imagination of entrepreneurs, investors, and consumers alike. We can see the potential: self-driving transportation on-demand, robotic assistants in the home, and Amazon Echo version 14.0 to do things the human mind could never …

12 of the Best Business Books of 2017, According to the Stanford Business School

Learn from the best to become your best.<p>A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might …

Self-improvement

Big data meets Big Brother as China moves to rate its citizens

On June 14, 2014, the State Council of China published an ominous-sounding document called "Planning Outline for the Construction of a Social Credit …

Stanford.NLP.CoreNLP - Stanford.NLP.NET

Install NuGet package<p>Download models<p>Check out .NET Samples<p>Read official Java docs<p><b>Stanford CoreNLP</b> provides a set of natural language analysis tools …

Humans Are More Intelligent Than Computers

First approach focuses on study of human brains and compares that with computers. Human brain has about 100 billion neurons which are often compared …

Neuroscience is helping us build a machine with consciousness

Machines with Consciousness<p>Conscious robots with the capabilities of human beings are one of the oldest sci-fi tropes; a threatening blend of human …