Announcing The VR Funhouse Mod Contest

GameWorks, VRWorks, VR

David Coombes, posted Nov 18 2016

Are you a developer, modder, student, or hobbyist interested in creating amazing experiences in VR? Download the VR Funhouse Mod Kit and show us your incredible creations for a chance to win cash and GeForce GTX 10 Series graphics cards! VR Funhouse features the hottest simulation and rendering technologies, wrapped up in an incredibly fun virtual reality experience. It’s built using the Unreal Engine and features the following technologies used in AAA game development:

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VRWorks SDK Release v2.2 Highlights

VRWorks, GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer

Anthony Cascio, posted Nov 15 2016

NVIDIA has released the new VRWorks SDK for game and application developers along with the GeForce driver version 375.86.

The VRWorks SDK contains NVIDIA's APIs, samples and documentation for Virtual Reality application and headset developers.

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Citi Ventures Invests in Real-Time Fraud Prevention Startup

News, Big Data & Data Mining, CUDA, cuDNN, GeForce, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 11 2016

Citi Ventures made a strategic investment in Feedzai which uses deep learning to provide real-time fraud prevention in ecommerce and banking. Using CUDA, GTX 1080 GPUs and cuDNN with TensorFlow to train their deep learning models, Feedzai’s platform is able to scan large amounts of data to recognize evolving threats and then alerts customers in

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A Startup is Automating Home Insurance Quotes With AI

News, Cloud, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, CUDA, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 10 2016

Home insurance quotes could become more accurate as a result of work by Palo Alto-based Cape Analytics, which raised $14 million to use computer vision and deep learning to improve automated property underwriting for insurance companies. The company brings geo-imagery from satellites into its cloud-based platform, and then runs the images through their deep learning

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Image Segmentation Using DIGITS 5

Features, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, DIGITS, Image Segmentation

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 10 2016

Today we’re excited to announce NVIDIA DIGITS 5. DIGITS 5 comes with a number of new features, two of which are of particular interest for this post: a fully-integrated segmentation workflow, allowing you to create image segmentation datasets and visualize the output of a segmentation network, and the DIGITS model store, a public online repository […]

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