Weekly Social Roundup

News, Big Data & Data Mining, Computer Vision, CUDA, DIGITS, GeForce, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 22 2016

We love seeing all of the social media posts from developers using NVIDIA GPUs – here are a few highlights from the week: Should be titled everyone partners with nvidia on AI development. Cuda is controlling the market. https://t.co/75ElB6ZhO2 — Geoffrey Papilion (@gpapilion) January 20, 2016 OMG! — I need this yesterday NVIDIA® DIGITS™ DevBox

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Alibaba’s AliCloud Partners with NVIDIA for Artificial Intelligence

News, Big Data & Data Mining, Cloud, Data Center, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 21 2016

Alibaba Group’s cloud computing business, AliCloud, signed a new partnership with NVIDIA to collaborate on AliCloud HPC, the first GPU-accelerated cloud platform for high performance computing (HPC) in China. AliCloud will work with NVIDIA to broadly promote its cloud-based GPU offerings to its customers — primarily fast-growing startups – for AI and HPC work. “Innovative companies

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Share Your Science: Simulating Reionization of the Universe – Witnessing Our Own Cosmic Dawn

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Higher Education / Academia, Share Your Science, Simulation, SuperComputing, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 20 2016

Dr. Paul Shapiro, Professor at University of Texas at Austin shares how his team is using the Tesla-accelerated Titan Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to analyze and visualize new cosmological simulations. Watch Paul’s talk in the NVIDIA GPU Technology Theater at SC15: Watch Now Learn more about their research at http://arxiv.org/abs/1511.00011 Share your GPU-accelerated

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Deep Learning Helps Robot Learn to Walk the Way Humans Do

Features, Research, Autonomous, Cloud, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Social Impact

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 19 2016

University of California, Berkeley researchers are using deep learning and NVIDIA GPUs to create a new generation of robots that adapt to changing environments and new situations without a human reprogramming them. Their robot “Darwin” learned how to keep his balance on an uneven surface – and GPUs were essential for learning of this complexity.

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New and improved GameWorks Developer Tools for all of your development needs

GameWorks, Android, Developer Tools, CodeWorks, Nsight Visual Studio Edition, DirectX 12, Linux Graphics Debugger, Nsight Tegra Visual Studio Edition, Tegra Graphics Debugger, Tegra System Profiler, PerfKit

Eric Foo, posted Jan 18 2016

The latest NVIDIA GameWorks developer tools helps you optimize your applications for a variety of platforms. Both desktop and mobile developer tools have updated releases with many new features – check them out!

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