Category Archives: Artificial Intelligence

DeepMind’s Losses and the Future of AI

Wired just published an article that analyzes  how the recent DeepMind’s losses will affect AI in general. “The investment community notices significant losses; if DeepMind’s losses were to continue to roughly double each year, even Alphabet might eventually feel compelled … Continue reading

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IBM Research launches explainable AI toolkit

IBM Research introduced AI Explainability 360, an open source collection of state-of-the-art algorithms that use a range of techniques to explain AI model decision-making. “That’s fundamentally important, because we know people in organizations will not use or deploy AI technologies … Continue reading

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Gen – a new AI programming language that goes beyond deep learning

A team of MIT researchers announced a novel probabilistic-programming language named “Gen.” Users write models and algorithms from multiple fields where AI techniques are applied — such as computer vision, robotics, and statistics — without having to deal with equations … Continue reading

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The first robot artist exhibition in Oxford

Described as “the world’s first ultra-realistic AI humanoid robot artist”, Ai-Da brings “a new voice” to the art world by opening her first solo exhibition of eight drawings, 20 paintings, four sculptures and two video works. Link

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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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