AI Generates Songs to Resemble Kurt Cobain

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 28 2017

creAIted, a Russian startup, released an EP with four songs entirely written by a neural network that resemble the lyrics of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.  The startup who is also a member of the NVIDIA Inception program is focused on projects to show the creative potential of AI, and the possibilities of AI and human

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Reducing the Risk of Second Breast Cancer Surgery with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 27 2017

Researchers from Lehigh University in Pennsylvania developed a diagnostic technique that combines deep learning and cutting-edge imaging technology to detect in real-time the difference between cancerous and benign cells with over 90% accuracy. “The idea is that one day, if this technique could be used during surgery, it could complement the histopathology, potentially reducing the

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AI Faces Track Your Movements

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 26 2017

Artist and researcher Branislav Ulicny (“AlteredQualia”) developed an online demo that combines two different deep learning-based projects into spooky cursor-tracking faces. The first is a hobby project by Mike Tyka, who works on machine learning at Google, makes use of GANs to generate realistic new faces. Using a TITAN X GPU, Tyke trained his generative

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PGI Community Edition 17.4 Now Available

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

PGI compilers and tools are used by scientists and engineers who develop applications for high-performance computing (HPC) systems. They deliver world-class multicore CPU performance, an easy on-ramp to GPU computing with OpenACC directives, and performance portability across all major HPC platforms. New update now available at no cost. PGI 17.4 Community Edition No-cost license to

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Tsinghua University Wins Eighth Student Cluster Championship

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

Tsinghua University became the only team to achieve a Triple Crown victory by winning supercomputing competitions at ISC, SC (Supercomputing Conference) and ASC (Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge), and have won eight championships in total — this is their third win at the ISC High Performance Conference. Using Tesla P100 GPU accelerators, the Tsinghua team was

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