Julian K.

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Waymo 360° Experience: A Fully Self-Driving Journey

A self-driving car in every driveway? Solid-state lidar is the key

Ever noticed how self-driving cars end up wearing some weird hats?<p>The earliest self-driving military trucks looked like they had spinning coffee cans …

'Feeling' Recreated in Amputees' Robotic Arms—Here's How

The discovery may help amputees feel more control over their artificial limbs.<p>When it comes to moving your limbs, you don’t need to see to believe. Intuitively, you know where your limbs are, as well as the positions they’re making.<p>This kind of awareness, called kinesthesia, is missing from …

Stephen Hawking's final comments on Reddit will make you stop what you're doing

People all over the world are mourning the death of legendary physicist Stephen Hawking, who passed away at his home in Cambridge on Wednesday, March …

Singularity

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 …

Google’s new ‘Plus Codes’ are an open source, global alternative to street addresses

Google frequently touts that the “next billion users” will come from developing nations with different focuses and needs. To that end, the company has developed a number of optimized services, with the latest being a “simple and consistent addressing system that works across India and …

AI breakthrough: Otter.ai app can transcribe your meetings in real time, for free

The startup has pulled off a feature that artificial intelligence giants and natural language processing software have been working on for …

Artificial Intelligence

An intro to Reinforcement Learning (with otters) – Monica Dinculescu

Before I wrote the JavaScripts, I got a master’s in AI (almost a decade ago 🙀), and wrote a thesis on a weird and new area in Reinforcement …

Pokemon GO and Interactive Dynamic Video

Interactive Dynamic Video

The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of Sound from Video

Do our brains use the same kind of deep-learning algorithms used in AI?

This is an illustration of a multi-compartment neural network model for deep learning. Left: Reconstruction of pyramidal neurons from mouse primary …

Machine Learning

[D] What does it take to become a Research/Data Science/Machine Learning Engineer ? how can someone build a strong profile ?

Hi,<p>I'd like to know if there are some Data Science/Machine Learning Engineers who are working at the intersection between engineering and machine …

What is quantum computing? A machine learning supercharger businesses can’t ignore

Once considered a pie-in-the-sky technology, quantum computing is emerging as a way for enterprises to tackle machine learning (ML), optimization, …

Machine Learning

Exclusive: Intel's new smart glasses hands-on

Search for Great Moments in Videos with Natural Language

<b>By Meredith Alexander Kunz, Adobe Research</b><p>We all have long, mostly dull home videos in our memory cards that contain just a few great moments. What …

Whose Likes Matter Most? Ask this Learning Algorithm

<b>By Meredith Alexander Kunz, Adobe Research</b><p>Tracking the most influential voices online is critical to spreading information on the web. Whether it’s …

The marriage of high tech and high finance - The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

At French bank BNP Paribas, chief executive Jean-Laurent Bonnafé is on a mission to build what he calls “the bank of the future”. He is clearly …

Banking

Google is using 46 billion data points to predict the medical outcomes of hospital patients

Some of Google’s top AI researchers are trying to predict your medical outcome as soon as you’re admitted to the hospital.<p>A new research paper, published Jan. 24 with 34 co-authors and not peer-reviewed, claims better accuracy than existing software at predicting outcomes like whether a patient …

Peer-Reviewed

Porsche's Pivot Toward the Family Pays Off

Porsche AG made its name with sports cars like the legendary 911 racing machine. But its embrace of family-friendly models like the Cayenne and Macan …

What AI can and can’t do (yet) for your business

Artificial intelligence is a moving target. Here’s how to take better aim.<p><b>Artificial intelligence (AI)</b> seems to be everywhere. We experience it at …

Machine Learning

‘Adversarial glasses’ can fool even state-of-the-art facial-recognition tech

You may have heard about so-called “adversarial” objects that are capable of baffling facial recognition systems, either making them fail to …

In 2018, machines must start to learn without prejudice

In the early days of computing, there was a useful acronym to describe our interactions with machines: GIGO – garbage in, garbage out. Artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Unsexy Fundamentals Focus: User Experiences That Print Money

Like me, I'm sure you are working on complex challenges when it comes to data.Multi-petabyte data warehouses. Multi-touch, cross-channel attribution …

Fair Trade

Volocopter’s flying taxi takes off at CES

How Machines Learn

OpenCV Never Forgets a Face

All the cool phones now are doing facial recognition. While that sounds like a big job, you can add face detection and recognition easily to your …

DeepMind now has an AI ethics research unit. We have a few questions for it…

DeepMind, the U.K. AI company which was acquired in 2014 for $500M+ by Google, has launched a new ethics unit which it says will conduct research across six “key themes” — including ‘privacy, transparency and fairness’ and ‘economic impact: inclusion and equality’.<p>The XXVI-Alphabet-owned company, …

Artificial Intelligence

Tencent says there are only 300,000 AI engineers worldwide, but millions are needed

A new report from the Chinese tech giant attempts to put a number on the AI talent shortfall<p>It’s well-established that talent is in short supply in the AI industry, but a new report from Chinese tech giant Tencent underscores how great the need might be. According to the study, compiled by the …

Salaries & Wages

Vintage Photos That Prove Your Grandparents Are Cooler Than You

Recently Bored Panda asked their followers to send in examples of their grandparents being super smooth in their heyday. From grandmas chilling with …

Vintage