Imperial College Leveraging Deep Learning in Cybathlon’s Brain-Computer Interface Race

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 06 2016

58 teams from 29 countries are participating in the world’s first ever “bionic Olympics” in Zurich, Switzerland where athletes with physical disabilities will compete side-by-side in six demanding disciplines, using the latest technologies. Researchers from Imperial College in London teamed up with volunteer athletes to compete in four events — Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) race, Powered

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Getting Vulkan Ready For VR

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James Jones, posted Oct 05 2016

Introduction

Authors: James Jones, Mathias Schott

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Lose It!’s New Food Recognition App Counts Calories

News, Research, cuDNN, DIGITS, GeForce, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Medical and Life Sciences

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 04 2016

The diet app LoseIt! released a new deep learning feature called Snap It that lets users take photos of their food and then it automatically logs the calorie count and nutritional information. Using the NVIDIA DIGITS deep learning training system on four TITAN X GPUs, the company trained their network on a vast database of

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Logitech’s New Webcam Includes Dynamic Background Removal Feature

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 03 2016

Announced at TwitchCon in San Diego, Logitech introduced their newest webcam designed to meet the needs for serious streamers. “With the C922 Pro Stream Webcam, we are taking game casting to the next level so you can easily broadcast your gameplay like a pro, better engage with your community, and stand out from the crowd,”

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Deep Learning Helps iHeartRadio Personalize Music Recommendations

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 30 2016

The popular digital radio platform iHeartRadio is using deep learning to help uncover what listeners find important when enjoying music. “Humans perceive music through a wide variety of factors, including rhythm, instrumentation, tempo, and vocals,” wrote Tim Schmeier, a data scientist at iHeartRadio in a recent blog. “Some artists have a distinct “sound” while others

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