• Artificial Intelligence: Don't Fear It, Embrace It

    Artificial Intelligence: Don't Fear It, Embrace It

    Adam Coates, director of Baidu Research's Silicon Valley AI Lab, isn't worried about artificial intelligence taking over the world.But Coates insisted that the technology to realize the malevolent AI systems depicted in movies doesn't exist at present.
  • Google's Magenta Project: Can Machines Be Musicians?

    Google's Magenta Project: Can Machines Be Musicians?

    With savvy cybercriminals using vulnerabilities in apps, networks, and operating systems to gain c Through a project called Magenta, Google's machine learning researchers hope to understand whether computer-generated music can qualify as art.To find out, the company's machine learning researchers, the Google Brain team, have released Magenta, a set of open source data models and tools, on social code repository GitHub.
  • Google Buys Machine Learning Startup Moodstocks

    Google Buys Machine Learning Startup Moodstocks

    The underground marketplace is booming and only getting bigger, more sophisticated, and competitiv Google has acquired Paris-based machine learning startup Moodstocks as part of its ongoing effort to improve visual recognition technology.Object recognition is one of the more difficult problems for machine learning, and it's a problem that Google has been working on for a while.
  • Google Buys Machine Learning Startup Moodstocks

    Google Buys Machine Learning Startup Moodstocks

    If so, it's time for you to Google has acquired Paris-based machine learning startup Moodstocks as part of its ongoing effort to improve visual recognition technology.Object recognition is one of the more difficult problems for machine learning, and it's a problem that Google has been working on for a while.
  • Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses

    Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses

    Here's a look at 8 online learning platforms that offer free tech courses that can help with that.For example, professionals who possess skills in data science, big data, and analytics are in high demand as companies generate greater amounts of information and seek to maximize their use of it.
  • Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses

    Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses

    IT pros need to stay updated on the latest trends in technology and management to remain relevant and competitive.Here's a look at 8 online learning platforms that offer free tech courses that can help with that.
  • Google Cloud Platform Adds Machine Learning APIs

    Google Cloud Platform Adds Machine Learning APIs

    They are empowered Developers interested in creating apps that understand text or speech can look to Google's cloud for tools -- Cloud Natural Language API and Cloud Speech API.Continuing its evangelism of machine learning, Google on Wednesday said two of its machine learning APIs introduced in March have advanced into open beta status.
  • Google Cloud Platform Adds Machine Learning APIs

    Google Cloud Platform Adds Machine Learning APIs

    They are empowered Developers interested in creating apps that understand text or speech can look to Google's cloud for tools -- Cloud Natural Language API and Cloud Speech API.Continuing its evangelism of machine learning, Google on Wednesday said two of its machine learning APIs introduced in March have advanced into open beta status.
  • Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    It cited unnamed sources close to the deal, and put the purchase price at $200 million, Turi, a Seattle-based company, offers a selection of tools aimed at helping developers easily scale machine learning applications, including Predictive Services, a server product for hosting and managing machine learning models, and GraphLab Create, an extensible machine learning framework that enables developers and data scientists to build and deploy intelligent applications and services.In October 2015, Apple acquired Perceptio, which has developed deep learning and AI capabilities, which could be added to Siri.
  • Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    Apple Acquires Machine Learning Startup Turi For $200 Million

    It cited unnamed sources close to the deal, and put the purchase price at $200 million, Turi, a Seattle-based company, offers a selection of tools aimed at helping developers easily scale machine learning applications, including Predictive Services, a server product for hosting and managing machine learning models, and GraphLab Create, an extensible machine learning framework that enables developers and data scientists to build and deploy intelligent applications and services.In October 2015, Apple acquired Perceptio, which has developed deep learning and AI capabilities, which could be added to Siri.
  • Intel Buys Deep Learning Startup Nervana To Bolster AI Business

    Intel Buys Deep Learning Startup Nervana To Bolster AI Business

    Client computing is increasingly providing a back door into the enterprise for the compromise and The chipmaker says it will use Nervana Systems' expertise in accelerating deep learning algorithms to expand Intel's capabilities in the field of artificial intelligence.On Tuesday, the company announced plans to acquire Nervana Systems, a deep learning company based in San Diego, Calif.
  • Intel Buys Deep Learning Startup Nervana To Bolster AI Business

    Intel Buys Deep Learning Startup Nervana To Bolster AI Business

    Client computing is increasingly providing a back door into the enterprise for the compromise and The chipmaker says it will use Nervana Systems' expertise in accelerating deep learning algorithms to expand Intel's capabilities in the field of artificial intelligence.On Tuesday, the company announced plans to acquire Nervana Systems, a deep learning company based in San Diego, Calif.
  • 10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch

    10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch

    Here are 10 machine learning startups worth a closer look.These deals represent a fraction of the action happening in machine learning today.
  • 10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch

    10 Cool Machine Learning Startups To Watch

    Here are 10 machine learning startups worth a closer look.These deals represent a fraction of the action happening in machine learning today.
  • Stanford Study Will Inspire Any IT Pro Intrigued By Machine Learning

    Stanford Study Will Inspire Any IT Pro Intrigued By Machine Learning

    While the study is specific to the medical profession, it illustrates the promise and potential of machine learning for IT professionals in any industry.For IT organizations, machine learning is looking like an essential capability in the decade ahead.
  • Stanford Study Will Inspire Any IT Pro Intrigued By Machine Learning

    Stanford Study Will Inspire Any IT Pro Intrigued By Machine Learning

    While the study is specific to the medical profession, it illustrates the promise and potential of machine learning for IT professionals in any industry.For IT organizations, machine learning is looking like an essential capability in the decade ahead.
  • What eBay's Machine Learning Advances Can Teach IT Professionals

    What eBay's Machine Learning Advances Can Teach IT Professionals

    The use cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company's bottom line by applying machine learning to its customer-facing applications.The use cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company's bottom line by applying machine learning to its customer-facing applications.
  • What eBay's Machine Learning Advances Can Teach IT Professionals

    What eBay's Machine Learning Advances Can Teach IT Professionals

    The use cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company's bottom line by applying machine learning to its customer-facing applications.The use cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company's bottom line by applying machine learning to its customer-facing applications.
  • Google Quick, Draw! Needs Your Doodles

    Google Quick, Draw! Needs Your Doodles

    In basic terms, a machine learning system uses algorithms to predict what is going to happen and learns based on how right (or wrong) those predictions turn out to be.The neural network powering Quick, Draw!