Category Archives: Artificial Intelligence

Google Research Football: A Novel Reinforcement Learning Environment

Today Google Research announced the release of the Football Environment, a novel Reinforcement Learning (RL) environment where agents aim to master the world’s most popular sport—football (soccer). Modeled after popular football video games, the Football Environment provides a physics based … Continue reading

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Why Machine Learning Models Crash And Burn In Production

This is the title of the article published by Forbes: “One magical aspect of software is that it just keeps working. If you code a calculator app, it will still correctly add and multiply numbers a month, a year, or … Continue reading

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MIT invests $1 billion into a new college of AI

One of the birthplaces of artificial intelligence, MIT, has announced a bold plan to reshape its academic program around the technology. With $1 billion in funding, MIT will create a new college that combines AI, machine learning, and data science with … Continue reading

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Intelligent Automation?

An interesting discussion about Intelligent Automation has taken place at BPM.com. Just one quote: “I still find it difficult to put intelligent and automation together in one sentence without cringing. Even the most advanced commonly used RPA tools are, when … Continue reading

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Grammarly for Developers?

AI tools for code review and bug patching are getting better and better. A Zurich-based company DeepCode claims that they developed a “Grammarly for developers”, a tool that looks a lot like familiar code vetting apps in use today, and … Continue reading

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eBay’s Platform is Powered by AI

“Artificial intelligence touches every experience within eBay. It is woven into all aspects of the eBay marketplace, anticipating the needs and wants of buyers and sellers, inspiring shoppers on the hunt for something special, empowering entrepreneurs looking to grow their … Continue reading

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Giving Algorithms a Sense of Uncertainty

MIT Technology Review published this article Giving algorithms a sense of uncertainty could make them more ethical: “Algorithms are built to pursue a single mathematical goal, such as maximizing the number of soldiers’ lives saved or minimizing the number of … Continue reading

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