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Finnish university's online AI course is open to everyone

Helsinki University in Finland has launched a course on artificial intelligence -- one that's completely free and open to everyone around the world. Unlike Carnegie Mellon's new undergrad degree in AI, which the institution created to train future experts in the field, Helsinki's offering is more …

AI | 10 Applications of Artificial Intelligence In Use Today

AI is human intelligence portrayed by machines that helps machines to think and function like humans only. Machines track down the repeated behavior …

Algorithms for Visual Learners

Computer programming is a lot like chess. It is fairly simple to teach people the moves. But knowing how the pieces move isn’t the reason you can …

The Myth of 'Learning Styles'

A popular theory that some people learn better visually or aurally keeps getting debunked.<p>In the early ‘90s, a New Zealand man named Neil Fleming decided to sort through something that had puzzled him during his time monitoring classrooms as a school inspector. In the course of watching 9,000 …

Pedagogy

Study overturns age-old theory of brain learning

For decades, scientists thought that learning occurs in synapses, or the numerous junctions between brain cells. But now, a new study proposes that …

Neuroscience

AI experts list the real dangers of artificial intelligence

A 100-page report written by artificial intelligence experts from industry and academia has a clear message: Every AI advance by the good guys is an advance for the bad guys, too.<p>The paper, titled “The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence: Forecasting, Prevention, and Mitigation,” calls this …

Artificial Intelligence

5 deep learning startups to follow in 2017

If artificial intelligence (AI) hadn’t hit the mainstream before, it did this year. Google chief executive Sundar Pichai came through with the best sound bite, saying that the world is going from being “mobile-first” to “AI-first.”<p>Apple squished AI into the iPhone, and Google stuck it in the Pixel. …

Japanese white-collar workers are already being replaced by artificial intelligence

Most of the attention around automation focuses on how factory robots and self-driving cars may fundamentally change our workforce, potentially eliminating millions of jobs. But AI that can handle knowledge-based, white-collar work are also becoming increasingly competent.<p>One Japanese insurance …

Artificial Intelligence

D-Wave Founder's New Startup Combines AI, Robots, and Monkeys in Exo-Suits

Quantum computing pioneers want to patent AI telerobotics controlled by humans—and monkeys Illustration: IEEE Spectrum; images: U.S. Patent …

Robotics

Deep Learning | Jeremy D. Jackson, PhD

Videos<p>Deep Learning and Neural Networks with Kevin Duh: course page<br>• NY Course by Yann LeCun: 2014 version, 2015 version<br>• NIPS 2015 Deep Learning …

The Race Is On: IBM, Google, Microsoft And AWS Aim To Deliver Machine Learning As A Cloud Service

Ever since the late 1950s, when pioneering IBM researcher Arthur Samuel trained the world's first self-learning computer to play a mean game of …

Machine Learning

Microsoft's Minecraft mod for training your own AI is ready to go

In March, Microsoft revealed that it was using the open-world game Minecraft to train AI agents to learn how to do things like climbing a hill.<p>The company also promised to make it available to the public so they could work on their own artificial intelligence projects and research, and it’s finally …

Convolutional Neural Network Explained

What’s a Convolutional Neural Network?<p>The popular name for Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) these days is “Deep Learning” (DL) or Deep Neural …

Real or virtual? The two faces of machine learning

There's a lot of sci-fi-level buzz lately about smart machines and software bots that will use big data and the Internet of things to become …

Machine Learning

This Week in Machine Learning, 10 June 2016

This week’s top Machine Learning stories, including identifying astroturfing, imaging black holes, predicting the Olympics, and more!<p>Machine Learning …

Robots Are Taking White Collar Jobs, Too

If you find yourself in court in the near future, your lawyer might be a robot.<p>We’ve all heard the predictions: robots are coming for our jobs. And …

3 reasons to believe the singularity is near

When Ray Kurzweil published his book <i>The Singularity Is Near</i> in 2006, many scoffed at his predictions. A year before Apple launched its iPhone, …

Natural Language Processing APIs

API Name<p>Description<p>The powerful Cloudmersive Natural Language Processing (NLP) API enables part-of-speech (POS) tagging, sentence parsing (treebank), …

Professor reveals to students that his assistant was an AI all along

"To me this is a grand challenge," Goel said. "Education is such a huge priority for the entire human race."<p>At the start of this semester Goel …

Artificial Intelligence

A Scientifically Proven Technique That Can Make Your Learning 50% Easier

Find out how to retain information more efficiently with this classic learning system, backed up by scientific research.

7 steps to master Machine Learning with python

In this article I am going to give you the 7 steps to success to become a master in machine learning.<p>There are many Python machine learning resources …

Meet IBM’s Brain-Inspired Neurosynaptic Processor

Dharmendra S. Modha, IBM Fellow and Chief Scientist, Brain-Inspired Computing of IBM Research with IBM Neuromorphic System.<p>The future of exascale …

Machine Learning

Fear our new robot overlords: This is why you need to take artificial intelligence seriously

<b>"Teminator Genisys" (Paramount Pictures)</b><p>Killer computers determined to kill us? Nope. Forget “Terminator” — there’s something more specific to worry about<p>Phil Torres<p>May 14, 2016 6:00pm (UTC)<p>There are a lot of major problems today with tangible, real-world consequences. A short list might include …

Singularity

Education-2025 - The Classroom of the Future

The Classroom of the Future<p>The Physical Space<p>The days of classrooms where a teacher desk sits at the front of the classroom and students’ desks are …

A Gentle Introduction to Neural Networks (with Python)

A gentle introduction to neural networks, and making your own with Python.<p>This session is deliberately designed to be accessible to everyone, …

I've built a quick tool based on this repo. Start running your Tensorflow project on AWS in <30seconds using Floyd. See www.floydhub.com. It's free to try out.

Happy to take feature requests/feedback and answer questions - mail me sai@floydhub.com.<p>Setting up a Deep Learning Machine from Scratch (Software)<p>A …

Google's Deep Mind Explained! - Self Learning A.I.

19 Data Science and Machine Learning Tools for people who Don't Know Programming

<i>This article was originally published on 5 May, 2016 and updated with the latest tools on May 16, 2018.</i><p>Introduction<p>Programming is an integral part of …

Education-2025 - Personal Learning Environments

Personal Learning Environments<p><b>Why Personalized Learning Environments?</b><p>As education moves well into the 21st century, the ways in which we learn and …