Machine Learning

A Live Interview with Noory Bechor, CEO of Lawgeex, The Company Bringing Artificial Intelligence to the Legal World

As Noory explains in the video, Lawgeex is not aiming to replace lawyers. In fact, if Lawgeex has its way, Lawyers will be a whole lot happier …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

Elon Musk

10 Ways to Future-Proof Your Ecommerce Fashion Store

Selling fashion is easy. Selling fashion online is another beast entirely.<p>The trouble with ecommerce fashion is the same trouble any highly experiential good faces when it goes digital: Nobody wants to buy it until they try it. While the total US fashion and apparel sector sits at $359 billion, a …

eCommerce

'Black box' technique may lead to more powerful AI

It's not easy to train a neural network. Even if they're not difficult to implement, it can take hours to get them ready no matter how much computing power you can use. OpenAI researchers may have a better solution: forgetting many of the usual rules. They've developed an evolution strategy (no, it …

Programming

Can Alexa Lie?

There was a recent tabloid piece featuring a video of a woman asking Alexa if it was connected to the CIA. At the time, the Echo Dot she was speaking …

Programming

This chart depicts the AI explosion at Google over the years

There have been many publications in various fields from Google over the years but the AI publications trend shows how Google is trying to transform …

Computer Science

New algorithm can tell when you'll get bored of mobile game

Scientists have developed a new mathematical model that can predict how soon a user will get bored of a smartphone game, an advance that may help …

Data Science

Artificial intelligence: the role of evolution in decision-making

Strategy matters in war. But behind every good strategy is good data. Take Korean War veteran and US Air Force officer John Boyd as an example.<p>He was …

Artificial Intelligence

21 bot experts make their predictions for 2017

2016 was a huge year for bots, with major platforms like Facebook launching bots for Messenger, and Amazon and Google heavily pushing their digital assistants. Looking forward to 2017, we asked 21 bot experts, entrepreneurs, and executives to share their predictions for how bots will continue to …

Chatbots

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning and How they Differ from One Another

These are three terms that are heard all the time now, but often people still get confused about what each one really entails. Below is a quick …

Programming

New Machine Learning Program Recognizes Handguns in Even Low-Quality Video - Motherboard

The handgun is a ballistic extension of the hand itself. It's remarkable for confining vast destruction to a small, subtle instrument. It can be wielded casually, and, until the trigger is pulled, nigh invisibly. A semi-automatic pistol, once awoken, will fire as fast as the shooter can twitch …

Programming

Big Data Mistakes That Most Companies Make

Modern industries have been revolutionized by big data, and more businesses of every size are adopting it each day. However, even though big data has …

Data Management

Unusual Vending Machines from Around the World

Vending machines come in all shapes and sizes, but the ones most of us are familiar with have sodas, candy, or chips. These unusual vending machines …

Food Industry

To Understand Big Data, Try Thinking Like a Psychologist

Like a modern King Arthur and all of his knights, digital marketers are forever on a quest for the holy grail: the website that personalizes itself …

Big Data

This AI Company Can Tell You What and Who Appears in Your Videos - Bloomberg

If you're a brand advertiser at a car company or a cereal maker, you may want to know when your product appears, unscripted, in hundreds of hours of …

Programming

Recapping Google NEXT 2017: Deep Learning As A Service

Deep learning has become the technology du jour of late and few companies have advanced the field as much across as many areas or integrated the …

Programming

Fundamentals of Machine Learning Workshop

Discover the basics behind the application of modern machine learning algorithms. The workshop instructors will discuss a framework for reasoning …

Programming

Get Ready for Self-Driving Cars to Hit the Road

In February, the California DMV released its annual slate of “disengagement reports” for the 11 companies permitted to test autonomous vehicles. The …

Driverless Cars

Intel Announces Focus on AI with Unified Artificial Intelligence Business

Intel has consistently been a key name in artificial intelligence innovation. However, the company has employed a scattergun approach to its AI, with …

Artificial Intelligence

Distill: An online visual machine learning journal

This past week, a number of heavy hitters in the machine learning community launched the first online, interactive and peer reviewed machine learning …

Programming

Computational synthetic biology

Biology faces a debugging hurdle. Biochemical systems (cells) are complex, and inspecting them is non-trivial. Observing chemicals you know about is …

Biology

A New Point-and-Click Revolution Brings AI To The Masses | Fast Company

By Sean Captain03.24.17 | 6:00 am<p>These days, you can learn web design or Python programming from books or online tutorials. But the next major wave of computing, artificial intelligence, belongs to a select few, highly trained experts who earn six-figure salaries. “If you look at how many people …

Programming

The Future of Machine Learning in Finance

What is the future of machine learning in finance? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Shubham Agrawal <b>on</b> Quora:<p>Machine learning has already helped a lot to solve complex problems in the …

Programming

Why I stopped being a quant and got back into AI instead

AI is having a huge impact on trading, wealth management and asset management.<p>When I first graduated from Stanford, I’d tell people I have a degree …

Programming

NVIDIA Scores Yet Another GPU Cloud For AI With Tencent

NVIDIA’s speedy GPUs and Machine Learning software have unquestionably become the gold standard for building Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications. And today, NVIDIA added TenCent to their list of cloud service providers that offer access to NVIDIA hardware in their clouds for AI and other …

Programming

What convolutional neural networks look at when they see nudity

<i>Warning & Disclaimer: This post contains visualizations of nudity for scientific purposes. We ask that you read no further if you are under the age</i> …

Programming

Welcome to PyTorch Tutorials — PyTorch Tutorials documentation

Welcome to PyTorch Tutorials¶<p>To get started with learning PyTorch, start with our Beginner Tutorials. The 60-minute blitz is the most common starting …

Programming

One Big Question: Why is artificial intelligence still kind of dumb?

<i>Once the domain of science-fiction authors and script writers, artificial intelligence is steadily marching into the real world. Recently we've seen</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Top 5 Deep Learning and AI Stories: March 24

Get the latest announcements about Canada's use of AI to drive the economy, how NVIDIA deep learning is used by Bosch and Paccar, and more in this week's Top 5 Deep Learning.

Programming

Algorithms Can Be Pretty Crude Toward Women

My friend Michael Harris, a fellow mathematician and author, recently sent me his psychological profile as compiled by Apply Magic Sauce, an algorithm operated by the Cambridge University Psychometrics Centre. This is a cousin of an algorithm that profiles people via access to their Facebook …

Gender