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July 10, 2019

To Reduce Plastic Waste in Indonesia, One Startup Turns to AI

An image recognition tool helps improve plastic recycling rates by classifying different materials and giving them a monetary value.

July 10, 2019

How to Serve Deep Learning Models Using TensorFlow 2.0 with Cloud Functions

TensorFlow is an established framework for training and inference of deep learning models. Version 2.0 offers a number of enhancements.

July 10, 2019

Predicting the Generalization Gap in Deep Neural Networks

DNNs are the cornerstone of recent progress in machine learning, and are responsible for recent breakthroughs in imaging and other tasks.

July 9, 2019

Xnor’s AI Helps Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Make Their Devices Smarter, not Pricier

July 9, 2019 - Imagine you’re relaxing on your summer vacation, idle thoughts passing through your mind as you soak up the sun. You get an alert on your phone telling you somebody has been detected moving around your house. You swipe up to check out a clip — it’s just your neighbor stopping by to water the plants, just like you asked. You press play on your music, lay back, and continue enjoying the sun.
July 3, 2019

iOS 13 FaceTime ‘Correction’ Uses ARKit 3 to Make Eyes Look Straight Ahead

If you've ever tried to make a FaceTime video call, you know that your eyes can't look straight at the screen and camera at once.

July 3, 2019

Baidu Named Development Partner on Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor for Training

What’s New: Today at the Baidu Create AI developer conference in Beijing, Intel Corporate Vice President Naveen Rao announced that Baidu* is collaborating with Intel on development of the new Intel® Nervana™ Neural Network Processor for Training (NNP-T). The collaboration involves the hardware and software designs of the new custom accelerator with one purpose – training deep learning models at lightning speed.
July 2, 2019

Intel and Auto Industry Leaders Publish New Automated Driving Safety Framework

Intel and Auto Industry Leaders Publish New Automated Driving Safety Framework What’s New: Intel, in collaboration with 10 industry leaders in automotive and autonomous driving technology, today published “Safety First for Automated Driving,” a framework for the design, development, verification and validation of safe automated passenger vehicles (AVs). The paper builds on Intel’s model for safer AV decision-making known as Responsibility-Sensitive Safety (RSS).
June 30, 2019

How to Implement Document Tagging with AutoML

OCR and object detection can be done by Vision API and AutoML Vision Object Detection, a recent addition to the AutoML suite of products.

June 28, 2019

Intel’s ‘One API’ Project Delivers Unified Programming Model Across Diverse Architectures

What’s New: Today at Intel’s Software Technology Day in London, Intel engineering leaders provided an update on Intel’s software project – “One API” – to deliver a unified programming model to simplify application development across diverse computing architectures.
June 28, 2019

Announcing the YouTube-8M Segments Dataset

YouTube-8M Segments is a new extension of the YouTube-8M dataset that includes human-verified labels at the 5-second segment level.