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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Developer Voices

News, Research, CUDA, Developer Voices, GeForce, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 19 2017

We love seeing all of the NVIDIA GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: Thank you @nvidia, #GTC17 was amazing. I learned a lot about GPUs and #deeplearning and their applications and met so many great people! — Beat Buesser (@BeatBuesser) May 11, 2017 #NIPS paper submitted. Good luck to everyone

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Easily Colorize Black and White Photos with AI

Features, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 18 2017

Researchers from University of California, Berkeley developed an interactive deep learning-based app that makes it easy to accurately colorize a black and white image in minutes. Building on the researcher’s previous work of a convolutional neural network automatically adding color to black and white photos, their new app uses the same process, but with the

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AI Painting Robot

News, Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 17 2017

Virginia-based artist Pindar Van Arman and his two kids built a deep learning painting robot that makes all artistic decisions without human intervention. The robot named CloudPainter has painted over 1,000 canvases in the last ten years with a combination of AI and human direction. “I started experimenting with various artificial intelligence algorithms and tried

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GTC Doubleheader: AI, Robotics Events Draws 300 Teen Technologists

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, Education, GTC 2017, Jetson, NVIDIA Foundation

Lan Malin, posted May 17 2017

Hundreds of Ph.D.s prowled the hallways of the eighth annual GPU Technology Conference in San Jose last week to catch up on the latest developments in AI. Also in attendance were hundreds of teens, getting their first taste of what AI can offer. Some 200 students, from half a dozen local middle and high schools, […]

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