Four of the biggest AI startup acquisitions of the last five years have come from the UK, who will be next? See below Tech World’s 11 top picks. It’s wonderful to see companies from our community in the list, you make us who we are.
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IBM Research have collaborated with 20th Century Fox to create the first-ever cognitive movie trailer for the movie Morgan.
After learning what keeps audiences on the edge of their seats, the AI system suggested the top 10 best candidate moments for a trailer from the movie Morgan, which is then edited and arranged together.
Today ML has a wide range of applications in all kinds of businesses, however tools to validate, verify and debug systems after they have evolved do not exist. How will machines function once they have learned or are modified by other machines?
“Today, you have finite state machines and methods that are fixed. Here, we are dealing with systems that are dynamic. Everything needs to be extended or rethought.”
Imbalanced data refers to an issue with classification problems where the problems are not presented equally. This article shows you a range of tactics you can use to overcome this problem to deliver great results on ML datasets with imbalanced data.
Earlier this week, Google announced the latest release of the TF-Slim library for TensorFlow. In order to spur even further progress in the field, today they announced the release of Inception-ResNet-v2, a convolutional neural network (CNN)
Google’s blog also highlights, Makoto Koike’s cucumber sorting system based on a Raspberry Pi3 that makes use of cameras, deep learning and neural networks, to automate the whole process of picking the right cucumber.
Github user deankeinan feed 19 seasons of South Park into a neural network, with the goal to witness true-to-character conversations between South Park characters. Even though there’s a lot of nonsense in the results, it is still funny to read through. Our briefing readers who are familiar with South Park can probably predict some of the common words used in the conversations.
There are many advantages associated with digital currencies, such a more economic freedom, decentralization and higher productivity. Brian Armstrong, Co-Founder and CEO at Coinbase, defines his idea of economic freedom and the impact of digital currency’s on freedom.
“For the first time in history, just a couple hundred people can have a material impact on the economic freedom of the world by making a new technology accessible to the masses.”