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Containers or virtual machines: ​Which is more secure? The answer will surprise you

IBM Research has created a new way to measure software security, Horizontal Attack Profile, and it's found a properly secured container can be almost …

Information Security

5 Reasons Why Azure IoT Edge Is Industry's Most Promising Edge Computing Platform

Last week, Microsoft announced the general availability of Azure IoT Edge, the edge computing platform that has been in works for more than a year.<p>Out of the top 5 public cloud platforms – AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud and Alibaba Cloud – only Microsoft and Amazon have a …

Microsoft Visual Studio

The matrix calculus you need for deep learning

Introduce intermediate variables for nested subexpressions and subexpressions for both binary and unary operators; e.g., is binary, and other …

Deep Learning

General AI, the "holy grail" of AI, demonstrated for the first time

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>AI’s that can learn quickly, and from very small data sets, will fundamentally change how we train AI’s, their capabilities, …

Artificial Intelligence

Nick Boström, Harri Valpola and Cathy O'Neil on the future of AI

Cathy O'Neil.theshift.fi<p><b>The third edition of Shift festival has just taken place in Turku, Finland.</b><p><b>Shift is conference about tech and ethics and how technology alters the human condition and society.</b><p><b>Among this year’s speakers were AI expert Harri Valpola, philosopher Nick Boström, and algorithm</b> …

R and Python are joining forces, in the most ambitious crossover event of the year—for programmers

Hadley Wickham is the most important developer for the programming language R. Wes McKinney is among the most important developers for programming language Python. The two languages, which are free to use, are often seen as competitors in the world of data science. Wickham and McKinney don’t think …

Data Science

Finally comfy in the cloud? Get ready for another jolt: serverless computing

Just when you thought you had finally wrapped your brain around cloud computing, another revolutionary concept is on the way. “Serverless computing,” …

Splunk updates flagship suites with machine learning, AI advances

Splunk also expanded its integration capabilities with open source software and cloud-native technologies from Apache Kafka, Kubernetes and …

Physical Adversarial Examples Against Deep Neural Networks

Ivan Evtimov, Kevin Eykholt, Earlence Fernandes, and Bo Li Dec 30, 2017<p><i>This post is based on recent research by Ivan Evtimov, Kevin Eykholt, Earlence</i> …

Deep Learning

AI predicts coding mistakes before developers make them

Ubisoft, the French video game company, debuted a new artificial intelligence (AI) that proactively flags coding bugs at its recent developer …

Artificial Intelligence

Attackers can fool AI programs. Here’s how developers can fight back

Artificial intelligence isn’t all that different from natural intelligence. No matter how smart you are, you can be fooled. If the tricksters are …

Amazon expands services for AI training, translation, and transcription

Amazon Web Services announced today a new way for machine learning developers to build and deploy models through its cloud. The company’s SageMaker AI service gained support for a local mode that lets developers start testing intelligent systems on their personal computers before moving to the …

Neuroevolution Will Push AI Development to the Next Level

Next up for developing artificial intelligence systems is automated neural-net architecture search.

What You Need to Know About IBM's New Artificial Intelligence Platform

It's yet another move by Big Blue to earn recurring revenue from the cognitive computing market.<p><b>IBM</b> (NYSE:IBM) is in the middle of reinventing itself …

Think Your Company Needs a Data Scientist? You're Probably Wrong.

Ask yourself these four questions before jumping on the data science bandwagon.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I started my career in data 15 years ago, I could never have envisioned a sexy rebranding of my work with the coining of the term "data …

Machine Learning

How Microsoft's Translate A.I. Just Reached 'Dream' Human Levels

Microsoft revealed on Wednesday it has reached a monumental milestone in artificial intelligence-powered translation software, declaring the creation …

Artificial Intelligence

Ten Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know to Become a Data Scientist

Machine Learning Practitioners have different personalities. While some of them are “I am an expert in X and X can train on any type of data”, where …

Machine Learning

China launches open-source platform as part of its quest to become AI world leader by 2030

China’s science and technology minister said on Saturday that the government had made an open-source platform to boost the development of artificial …

Top 5 Data Science & Machine Learning Repositories on GitHub in Jan 2018

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Machine Learning

Roundup Of Machine Learning Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2018

• Machine learning patents grew at a 34% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) between 2013 and 2017, the third-fastest growing category of all patents granted.<br>• International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts that spending on AI and ML will grow from $12B in 2017 to $57.6B by 2021.<br>• Deloitte Global predicts …

Machine Learning

10 Free Must-Read Machine Learning E-Books For Data Scientists & AI Engineers

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Machine Learning

A quick-and-dirty way to predict human behavior

Machine learning and AI technologies are everywhere. One of the top uses is to predict human behavior.Luckily, people are creatures of habit. …

Inverse Reinforcement Learning Tutorial | part I

Some papers use the expected reward $\mathcal{R}(s, a)$ for state action pairs instead, with $\mathcal{S} \times \mathcal{A}$ as domain. If you want …

Machine Learning

Berkeley AI Materials

Project 3: Reinforcement Learning<p>Version 1.001. Last Updated: 08/26/2014.<p>Table of Contents<p>Introduction<br>• Welcome<br>• Q1: Value Iteration<br>• Q2: Bridge Crossing …

Custom Cognitive Computing Aims To Turn Every Developer Into A Data Scientist

The hype and buzz around artificial intelligence and machine learning are intimidating the developer community. Machine learning and deep learning are different from other technology waves of the recent past. The combination of mathematics, statistics, data, algorithms and programming is …

Machines Just Beat Humans at Reading -- Yet Another Reason to Invest in AI

AI defeats humans again. Read it and weep? Not at all.<p>First they said machines would never beat human champions at chess. But on Feb. 10, 1996, <b>IBM</b>'s …

How to Deploy Deep Learning Models with AWS Lambda and Tensorflow | Amazon Web Services

Deep learning has revolutionized how we process and handle real-world data. There are many types of deep learning applications, including …

Chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov on what happens when machines 'reach the level that is impossible for humans to compete'

LISBON, Portugal — Garry Kasparov knew as early as 1997 — 20 years ago — that humans were doomed, he says. It was in May of that year, in New York, that he lost a six-game chess match to IBM's Deep Blue, the most powerful chess computer of its day.<p>Today, it seems obvious Kasparov should have lost. …

Fake news is a threat to humanity, but scientists may have a solution | Dana Nuccitelli

“Technocognition” proposes that we use technology and psychology to break through the mental barriers that make people deny threats like climate change<p>People are very good at finding ways to believe what we want to believe. Climate change is the perfect example – acceptance of climate science among …

Political Science

[News] New NVIDIA EULA prohibits Deep Learning on GeForce GPUs in data centers. : MachineLearning

According to German tech magazine golem.de, the new NVIDIA EULA prohibits Deep Learning applications to be run on GeForce GPUs.<p>Sources:<p>The EULA …

Machine Learning