Deep Learning Helps Stitch Fix Dress Customers

Features, News, Big Data & Data Mining, Cloud, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Retail / Etail, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 19 2016

San Francisco-based fashion startup Stitch Fix is applying deep learning to match their customers with personalized clothing recommendations. Using TITAN X GPUs and Tesla K80 GPUs on the Amazon cloud, along with CUDA and cuDNN to train their deep learning models, Stich Fix’s natural language processing algorithms decode written answers from customers’ feedback on what

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Machine Composes Harmony That Sounds Like Bach

Research, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Signal / Audio Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 14 2016

Researchers from Sony developed a deep learning machine that generated a harmony in the style of Johann Sebastian Bach, one of the great composers of baroque music. Using a GTX 980 Ti GPU, CUDA, and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the researchers trained their neural network on 352 chorale harmonizations composed by Bach

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VR Funhouse Mod Contest Update

GameWorks, VRWorks

David Coombes, posted Dec 14 2016

VR Funhouse is NVIDIA’s open source VR Game that is moddable by the community. We are running a contest to find the best mods out there. As well as getting to share their work with the community, modders can win great prizes including Cash and GeForce GTX graphics cards.

Vr Funhouse is built on Unreal Engine 4 from Epic Games. Anyone can create mods using our custom game editor and UE4’s visual scripting system, no coding is required.

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AI for Hobbyists: DIYers Use Deep Learning to Shoo Cats, Harass Ants

Deep Learning, The AI Podcast, Artificial Intelligence, GPU, Inner Geek, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Dec 14 2016

Robots recklessly driving cheap electric kiddie cars. Autonomous machines shining lasers at ants — and spraying water at bewildered cats — for the amusement of cackling grandchildren. Hobbyists are just getting started with deep-learning technologies that give them cheap, off-the-shelf capabilities that put Ronald Reagan’s Star Wars program to shame. In the latest edition of […]

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Share Your Science: The Impact of Deep Learning on Radiology

Features, Research, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Share Your Science

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 13 2016

Ronald Summers, Senior Investigator at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) shares how they are trying to improve patient care by increasing the accuracy of radiologic diagnosis with advanced computer techniques. His group is using deep learning and NVIDIA GPUs to assist physicians make a more accurate diagnosis by developing software that improves diagnosis, reduce

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