In the last issue of Emergent // Future for 2016, we look at Uber’s self-driving cars in San Francisco, Google’s new autonomous car company, how Mark Zuckerberg built an AI assistant for himself, what Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are up to.
This week we look at AMD’s effort to take on NVIDIA in the high performance computing space, recap what happened at NIPS2016, and highlight the best things to read that explore technology through the lens of artificial intelligence, data science, and the shape of things to come.
This week we look into the efforts to open source artificial intelligence by Google DeepMind and OpenAI, how Amazon AWS is re:Inventing its platform for AI with new services and FPGA’s for EC2.
It’s almost impossible to escape the impact frontier technologies are having on everyday life.
At the core of this impact are the advancements of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning.
This week is all about AI: Intel’s new AI processor, OpenAI and Microsoft team up, Google brings GPUs to the cloud and invests in a Montreal AI research group.
If you’re headed to AWS re:Invent 2016 in Las Vegas this year, be sure to catch our panel Bringing Deep Learning to the Cloud with Amazon EC2 (CMP314) on Thursday, December 1st at 2:30pm in the Sands Showroom at the Venetian.
This week we take a deep dive into augmented reality and try on Snapchat Spectacles, we learn how easy it is to steal your face with some cardboard glasses, and why Apple’s working on their own Google Glass project.
Plus, we check out Facebook’s new photo filters, and what AI can and cannot do right now. Read More…
We’re pleased to announce that Algorithmia supports Git for algorithm development. Now, when developing an algorithm, you have the option to work locally in your preferred code editor.
R is a great tool for exploring data. Prototyping is fast and the language is expressive. But, there aren’t many options for deploying R models and routines in production.
This week we check out the the government’s open source projects, how Google DeepMind is learning to play StarCraft II, and what CMU is doing to improve the ethics of artificial intelligence. Read More…