Reinventing the Hearing Aid with Deep Learning

Research, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Medical and Life Sciences, Signal / Audio Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 08 2016

Researchers at Ohio State University developed a GPU-accelerated program that can isolate speech from background noise and automatically adjust the volumes of each separately. Less than 25 percent of people who need a hearing aid actually use one – with the greatest frustration among users is the hearing aid cannot distinguish sounds that occur at

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Real-Time Image Moderation API

News, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Tesla, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 07 2016

Artificial intelligence startup Sightengine developed image analysis technology to detect if images and videos contain offensive material, such as nudity, adult content or suggestive scenes. Using CUDA, Tesla K80s and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the startup trained their deep learning models to determine whether or not an image is safe content and

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Deep Learning Helps Yelp Identify Cover Photos

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 06 2016

Engineers at Yelp, the popular crowd-sourced business review site, developed an algorithm that understands and determines which uploaded image should be a restaurant’s cover photo. In the past, cover photos were chosen by calculating a function based on votes, likes, upload date and image caption – but the system was highly subject to selection bias.

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Linux Graphics Debugger 2.0 released, with a new Range Profiler and supporting Pascal GPUs

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Robert Bischof, posted Dec 06 2016

Linux Graphics Debugger is a 3D graphics development tool that allows developers to debug and profile OpenGL 4.x applications. This must-have tool allows developers to get the most out the latest NVidia GPUs on a variety of Linux distributions. Release 2.0 brings frame debugging and profiling support to the NVIDIA Pascal GPU family and a new range profiler to view how your application utilizes the GPU.

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Shopping for Clothes is Easier with New AI-Powered Mobile App

News, Cloud, CUDA, Image Recognition, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 05 2016

California-based startup GoFindAI launched their new fashion app that makes shopping for clothes a breeze. Simply snap a photo of something you like, and the app’s AI-powered search engine scours over one million products from 1,000 online retailers looking for the same or similar items. Using CUDA and Tesla K80 GPUs on the Amazon and

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