Monday, May 16, 2022

Executive Interview: Dr. William Mark, SRI International

R&D Mission Spawned Siri, Now Pursuing AI Innovations to Address Challenges from an Aging Population to Picking Apples   Dr. William Mark is president of SRI International’s Information and Computing Sciences Division, which conducts leading-edge research...

How IBM, Google, Microsoft, and Amazon do machine learning in the cloud

For any cloud to be taken seriously, it has to meet an ever rising bar of features. Machine learning seems to be on that list, as all the major cloud providers now feature it. But...

How humans and A.I. can work together to solve society’s greatest challenges

Advanced machine learning, also known as artificial intelligence or just A.I., holds far greater promise than unsettling headlines about computers beating humans at games like Jeopardy!, chess, checkers, and Go. Ultimately, humans and machines will work...

Second Tensor processing unit revealed by Google

A year ago, Google revealed the custom chip that it built in secret to accelerate machine learning tasks in its data centers. On Wednesday, the company unveiled a second generation of the chip, which...

Machine Learning Will Reshape Diagnostic Medicine

Diagnosing disease is one of the more labor-intensive aspects of the healthcare system. It also happens to be one that is particularly well-suited to being performed by machine learning algorithms. While work in this...

Why did Google open-source their core machine learning algorithms?

Earlier this week, Google open-sourced TensorFlow. According to Matt Cutts, who has run Google’s spam algorithms for years, TensorFlow is essentially Google’s “secret-sauce.” That said, Google clearly believes machine learning is incredibly important and...

A Pioneering Scientist Explains ‘Deep Learning’

Buzzwords like “deep learning” and “neural networks” are everywhere, but so much of the popular understanding is misguided, says Terrence Sejnowski, a computational neuroscientist at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Sejnowski, a pioneer in the...

Microsoft moves its CNTK deep learning toolkit from CodePlex to GitHub

Microsoft is announcing today that it’s moving the repository for its Computational Network Toolkit (CNTK) open-source deep learning software from Microsoft’s CodePlex source code repository hosting site to GitHub, a popular site for hosting...

Alpha Go and the Holy Grail of AI

In 1943, at the height of World War II, the U.S. military hired an audacious psychologist named B.F. Skinner to develop pigeon-guided missiles. These were the early days of munitions guidance technology, and the...

For Managers: Types Of AI Machine Learning Systems Defined

Developers know a lot about the machine learning (ML) systems they create and manage, that’s a given. However, there is a need for non-developers to have a high level understanding of the types of...






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