Smart Device Brings AI Control to Your Camera

News, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Processing, Internet of Things, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 25 2017

Arsenal, a camera technology startup from Bozeman, Montana, is an intelligent camera assistant that leverages deep learning to determine the optimal settings for the scene you’re shooting. “Today’s cameras have amazing optics, but they do very little to actually help you take a good photo,” said Ryan Stout, Arsenal’s founder and CEO. “You can go

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Robot Uses Deep Learning to Grasp Awkward and Unusual Objects

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 24 2017

Researchers from University of California, Berkeley and Siemens designed a robot that learns how to grip new objects just by studying a database of 3D shapes. Using a GTX 1080 GPU and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the team generated 6.7 million synthetic point clouds from thousands of 3D models to train their

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Explaining How End-to-End Deep Learning Steers a Self-Driving Car

Features, Autonomous Vehicles, Deep Learning, Drive PX, Visualization

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 23 2017

As part of a complete software stack for autonomous driving, NVIDIA has created a deep-learning-based system, known as PilotNet, which learns to emulate the behavior of human drivers and can be deployed as a self-driving car controller. PilotNet is trained using road images paired with the steering angles generated by a human driving a data-collection car. It […]

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Artificial Intelligence and Drones Help Combat Poaching in Africa

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 23 2017

Boston-based AI startup Neurala has partnered with the Lindbergh Foundation in an effort to combat poaching in Africa using intelligent drones and deep learning. “This is a terrific example of how AI technology can be a vital force for good,” said Neurala CEO Max Versace. “We’re thrilled to be working with the Lindbergh Foundation in

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Modeling Cities in 3D Using Only Image Data

Research, Cluster / Supercomputing, CUDA, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 19 2017

ETH Zurich scientists leveraged deep learning to automatically stich together millions of public images and video into a three-dimensional, living model of the city of Zurich. The platform called “VarCity” combines a variety of different image sources: aerial photographs, 360-degree panoramic images taken from vehicles, photos published by tourists on social networks and video material

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