IBM Paves Way for Closing Skills Gap in New AI Tool Release

IBM Paves Way for Cl...

“Deep Learning-as-a-Service” (DLaaS) can now be added to the “as-a-service” trend thanks to IBM’s recent announcement that it launched a tool within Watson Studio that “allows data scientists to visually design their neural networks and scale out their training runs while auto-allocation means paying only for the resources utilized.” According to the Wall Street Journal, […]

AI can manipulate your emotions now!

AI can manipulate yo...

While humans are still struggling to understand each other, AI is bringing about the emotional manipulation of humans and taking over control. Artificial intelligence is advancing rapidly and trying to answer the common query of “whether machines can be intelligent without any emotions?” Machines have started interacting with humans in a human-like fashion. No wonder, […]

Google Makes AI Education Accessible and Free for Everyone

Google Makes AI Educ...

When people Google “resources to learn AI” or a variation of those keywords to educate themselves about the major risings in artificial intelligence, machine learning and related fields, countless blogs, courses and bootcamps appear in the search feed. Paralysis by analysis ensues. What resource do you choose? What is the cost? What is the time […]

A Look at Gary Marcus’s Deep Learning: A Critical Appraisal

A Look at Gary Marcu...

There are many mixed opinions regarding the future of deep learning, and how far it can really go. Gary Marcus’s paper, “Deep Learning: A Critical Appraisal” overviews the social and more technical concerns with deep learning, and examines the possibility of it simply hitting a wall. Having only reached mainstream technology at acceptable production standards […]

Why You Should Hire a Chief AI Now

Why You Should Hire ...

Artificial Intelligence is like Lego; to build something nice, you need to combine the right pieces in the right way. Most of us have played with Lego when we were small. I did at least and I absolutely loved it. I can remember the days when my friends and I were playing with Lego for […]

Facebook is no longer “social” anything: It’s an AI-Platform that needs to be regulated

Facebook is no longe...

Last year’s reports that some apparently well-funded Russian entities used Facebook to systemically disseminate fake news and seed widespread dissent during the 2016 U.S. elections is not only worrisome because of the damage that is being done to the democratic process, the impact on the credibility of social media and the overall trust in the Internet as […]

Senate Intelligence Briefing Features AI and Decision Advantage

Senate Intelligence ...

This month’s senate intelligence meeting is probably the most important two-hour video you should make time to watch this week, especially if you are interested in the intersection between AI, DI, and national security.  Also some important cautions about Internet of Things (IOT) security. Some important quotes: https://youtu.be/7OVVbrTP18g?t=38m41s Admiral Mark Rogers: “Clearly I think we […]

Deep Learning for Disaster Recovery: Automatic Detection of Flooded Roads

Deep Learning for Di...

Jack Kwok is a Software Engineer with 15 years of professional experience. At Insight, he built a Deep Learning solution to automatically detect flooded roads during natural disasters. He is now a Software Engineer at Lyft working with Machine Learning and Deep Learning. Want to learn applied Artificial Intelligence from top professionals in Silicon Valley […]

Natural and Artificial Intelligence

Natural and Artifici...

How are we making computers do the things we used to associated only with humans? Have we made a breakthrough in understanding human intelligence? While recent achievements might give the sense that the answer is yes, the short answer is that we are nowhere near. All we’ve achieved for the moment is a breakthrough in emulating […]