Machine Perception

Speech recognition software could improve blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

Speech recognition could help people with type 1 diabetes achieve better blood glucose levels after meals, according to new findings.<p>A Polish study …

Diabetes

Search your Handwritten Notes with Gmail OCR

One of the most useful features of Evernote and OneNote is Image OCR. When you clip an image – be it a screenshot, a scanned business card, or a …

Evernote

Aadhaar to include face recognition as mode of authentication

Aadhaar will include face recognition alongside iris or fingerprint scan as a means of verifying users, helping those who face issues in biometric …

Aadhaar

Face recognition for Aadhaar authentication from July 1: UIDAI

The initiative to help in "inclusive authentication"

Business (India)

Fooling Speech Recognition With Hidden Voice Commands

It’s 2018, and while true hoverboards still elude humanity, some future predictions have come true. It’s now possible to talk to computers, and most …

Machine Learning

Making your own Face Recognition System

Face recognition is the latest trend when it comes to user authentication. Apple recently launched their new iPhone X which uses Face ID to …

Deep Learning

Voice Dictation – Type with your Voice

Introducing the all-new Voice Dictation v2.0, a speech recognition app that lets you type with your voice. There’s no software to install, there’s no …

iOS

Android makers want to copy the iPhone X’s Face ID, but it’s not that easy

As soon as the iPhone X became official, various reports said that Android device makers will be quick to steal one its signature features, the 3D …

Face ID

Dictionary Definition

<b>Guy</b>’s eight-person team does a bunch of computer vision (CV) stuff. Guy is the “framework <i>Guy</i>”: he doesn’t handle the CV stuff so much as provide an …

Geek Humor

Node.js + face-recognition.js : Simple and Robust Face Recognition using Deep Learning

The npm package for face recognition<p>In this article I am going to show you how to perform robust face detection and face recognition using</b> …

Machine Learning

Introducing the CVPR 2018 Learned Image Compression Challenge

Posted by Michele Covell, Research Scientist, Google Research Image compression is critical to digital photography — without it, a 12 mega...

Machine Learning

Lifesum health tracking app adds new AI image recognition feature for food logging

Lifesum, a popular calorie counter and nutrition tracking app on iOS, is rolling out a new image recognition feature that allows users to snap a picture of their food to log ingredients and nutrition information…<p>Lifesum says the tool uses the “latest machine learning technology” to recognize the …

Technology

Processor Brings Better AI, Face Recognition Capabilities To Smartphones Cars

Samsung has launched a new processor, the Exynos 9 Series 9810, based on it’s second-generation 10nm FinFET process. Optimised for AI applications …

Machine Learning

Infineon sampling 3D image sensor for face recognition

It enables camera modules for integration in smartphones with a footprint of less than 12 mm x 8 mm, including the receiving optics and VCSEL …

Electronics

KDnuggets™ News 18:n01, Jan 4: Computer Vision by Andrew Ng: 11 Lessons Learned; How much Math do you need for Data Science? Top stories of 2017

<b>Previous post</b><p>Also How Much Math Does an IT Engineer Need to Learn to become a Data Scientist? Yet Another Day in the Life of a Data Scientist; 70 …

Data Science

With Samsung's newest chip, the Galaxy S9 could mimic the iPhone X

Samsung may not have created the iPhone X, but its next phone could be the next best thing.<p>The Korean company has launched its latest premium …

Samsung

Psychedelic toasters fool image recognition tech

<b>A team of Google researchers has created psychedelic stickers that can fool image recognition software into seeing objects that are not there.</b><p>Using a toaster as an example, the team produced colourful computer-generated patterns by sampling hundreds of photographs of the appliance.<p>When the patterns …

Machine Learning

These stickers make computer vision software hallucinate things that aren’t there

If you’re trying to fool an AI vision system in the future, then stickers like these might help.<p>For a long time, computer scientists have been developing special types of images that bamboozle AI eyes. These pictures and patterns are known as “adversarial images,” and they exploit weaknesses in the …

Artificial Intelligence

[P] I made a tool to deploy Keras image recognition models to the web

I took a deep learning course last year, and found it was a pain to write a web app, stand up servers in the cloud, register domain names, etc. So I …

Deep Learning

Top December Stories: Computer Vision by Andrew Ng – 11 Lessons Learned; Top Data Science and Machine Learning Methods Used in 2017

<b>By Gregory Piatetsky, KDnuggets.</b><p>Here are the most viewed and most shared stories in December 2017. Lessons for entering into Data Science and our …

Machine Learning

The herp-loving A.I. bot ‘Fitch’ needs your help to learn how to identify snakes

There’s a new snake-loving website that wants to crowdsource reptile and amphibian identification, and it hopes your backyard photos can help its AI …

Citizen Science

Facebook to use facial recognition to notify users when photos of them are uploaded

A new feature touted as a privacy tool sees Facebook automatically identifying users in photographs that are uploaded. It uses the same technology …

Facebook

Computer vision sensor uses artificial intelligence for personalized home automation

<b>Artificial intelligence</b> startup Crea.vision has developed a prototype <b>computer vision</b> sensor that utilizes artificial intelligence technology for home</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Japan Planning To Use Face Recognition Technology For Athletes And Journalists At Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The Japanese authorities are planning to use the automatic face recognition system at various sports and administrative venue during Tokyo 2020 …

Summer Olympic Games

Real-Life Machine Learning Use Cases

The power to think, decide, and act based on the situation, emotion, and person is something that makes human a unique species in the ecosystem.A few …

Machine Learning

Taking screenshots with OpenCV and Python

Today’s blog post is broken down into two sections.<p>In the first section, we’ll learn how to install the PyAutoGUI library. This library is …

Python Programming

What to Expect in 2018 in Artificial Intelligence?

2017 saw the rise of AI technology that can recognize voice with 99% accuracy. This is an absolute game-changer for voice-based applications.

Artificial Intelligence

11 Killer Chinese Phones With Face Unlock

If you’re after face recognition security features on your next Android phone then there are actually plenty of devices to choose from. Below we’ve …

Tablets

Olympic Planners Want to Scan the Faces of Hundreds of Thousands at the 2020 Tokyo Games

According to <i>The Japan Times</i>, the organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics plan to use expansive face recognition software at the games, scanning and …

Miami International Airport

Twitter + Citizen Science + AI = improved flood data collection

Researchers from the University of Dundee are combining Twitter, citizen science and cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) techniques to develop …

Big Data