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Microsoft launches a drag-and-drop machine learning tool – TechCrunch

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Microsoft today announced three new services that all aim to simplify the process of machine learning. These range from a new interface for a tool that completely automates the process of creating models, to a new no-code visual interface for building, training and deploying models, all the way to hosted Jupyter-style notebooks for advanced users. […]
Mona Lisa frown: Machine learning brings old paintings and photos to life – TechCrunch

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Machine learning researchers have produced a system that can recreate lifelike motion from just a single frame of a person's face, opening up the possibility of animating not just photos but also of paintings. It's not perfect, but when it works, it is — like much AI work these days — eerie and fascinating.
Xage emerges from stealth with a blockchain-based IoT security solution

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Getting the myriad of devices involved in the industrial internet of things provisioned and communicating with one another in a secure way will be one of the..
Chattermill raises £600K to use ‘deep learning’ to help companies make sense of customer feedback

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Chattermill, a London-based startup that uses 'deep learning' to help companies make better sense of customer feedback, has raised £600,000 in seed funding...
Feature Labs launches out of MIT to accelerate the development of machine learning algorithms

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Feature Labs, a startup with roots in research begun at MIT, officially launched today with a set of tools to help data scientists build machine learning..
Building AI systems that work is still hard

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Even with the support of AI frameworks like TensorFlow or OpenAI, artificial intelligence still requires deep knowledge and understanding compared to a..
Baidu and Xiaomi are working together on internet of things and artificial intelligence

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Baidu, China's answer to Google, and Xiaomi, which has modeled itself on the success of the America's most successful technology manufacturer in Apple, have..
Apple could use machine learning to shore up LiDAR limitations in self-driving

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Apple has a new paper published in Cornell's arXiv open directory of scientific research, describing a method for using machine learning to translate the raw..
Mozilla announces an open gateway for the internet of things

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Apple, Google, Amazon and Samsung have all been working hard to create their own standard to control all the connected devices around your home. Mozilla just..
Kuzzle is building the backend for the internet of things

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Meet Kuzzle, an all-in-one backend solution for connected devices and beyond. The French startup is giving you a scalable solution so that you don’t have to..
Putting the “AI” in ThAInksgiving

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Welcome to Thanksgiving table talk circa 2017. It's true that AI and machine learning are changing the world, and in a few years, it will be embedded in all..
Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has left VC firm Fenbushi Capital

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Vitalik Buterin, the high-profile co-founder of Ethereum, has cuts ties with China-based investment firm Fenbushi Capital and quietly left the firm,..
Diversifying the blockchain

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"The consensus is that because blockchain is so niche and it’s mostly early adopters who come from tech and finance, that it’s actually less diverse than..
This clever AI hid data from its creators to cheat at its appointed task – TechCrunch

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Amazon says it’s making freely available the same machine learning courses that it uses to teach its own engineers – TechCrunch

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It’s Cyber Monday and Amazon has a one deal for its customers that’s a little unexpected. The company just announced that it has made available, for free, the same machine learning courses that it uses to train its own engineers. It’s a lot of information to digest — from a …
Microsoft advances several of its hosted artificial intelligence algorithms

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Microsoft Cognitive Services is home to the company's hosted artificial intelligence algorithms. Today, the company announced advances to several Cognitive..
WTF is machine learning?

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It's no coincidence that Alan Turing, one of the most influential computer scientists of all time, started his 1950 treatise on computing with the..
The combination of human and artificial intelligence will define humanity’s future

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Through the past few decades of summer blockbuster movies and Silicon Valley products, artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly familiar and sexy,..
The 5 technologies that are going to define the next decade in cities

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Cities have always been hubs of technological experimentation, shaped by the people who inhabit them and the tools they use. We can still see the marks, both..
Deep learning with synthetic data will democratize the tech industry – TechCrunch

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The visual data sets of images and videos amassed by the most powerful tech companies have been a competitive advantage, a moat that keeps the advances of machine learning out of reach from many. This advantage will be overturned by the advent of synthetic data.