AmpMe Connects Your Phone with Others to Make One Sound System

News, CUDA, cuDNN, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 11 2016

After crossing 1.5M downloads, the free music-syncing app AmpMe now allows users to party without an internet connection using a new machine learning-powered predictive syncing technology. AmpMe streams music to multiple devices in perfect sync so friends can enjoy music together anywhere, without setting up a sound system. In the latest version, the new Predictive Sync”

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6 Companies That Rocked Embedded World with the Jetson TX1

Embedded Computing, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Mar 10 2016

NVIDIA’s booth was rocking at last week’s Embedded World 2016, in Nuremberg, Germany, as a raft of companies showed what our Jetson TX1 supercomputing module can do. There were six particular standouts using Jetson: Awabot, from France, showed Emox, a companion robot capable of face and gesture recognition, voice interaction and face tracking.

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Share Your Science: Mapping the Earth’s Interior with GPUs

Research, Big Data & Data Mining, Geoscience, Government / National Labs, Seismic Processing, Share Your Science, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 10 2016

Jeroen Tromp, Professor at Princeton University shares how his team is using the Tesla GPU-accelerated Titan Supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to image the earth’s interior on a global scale. Tromp and his team are simulating seismic wave propagation by analyzing hundreds of earthquakes recorded by thousands of stations across the world to create

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IBM Watson CTO to Keynote at GPU Technology Conference

Events, News, Big Data & Data Mining, Business Intelligence & Analytics, Finance & Economics, GTC, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Medical & Life Sciences, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 09 2016

Rob High, IBM Fellow, VP and chief technology officer for Watson, will deliver a keynote at the GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley on April 6. Watson was an overnight sensation when it competed on Jeopardy! against two former winners to win $1 million. Watson is among the first of a new generation of cognitive

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Simulating Real-World Floods on GPUs

Research, Climate/Weather/Ocean Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 08 2016

Flood risk assessment is important in minimizing damages and economic losses caused by flood events. A team of researchers from Vienna University of Technology and visual computing firm VRVis, are using GPUs to run fast simulations of large-scale scenarios, including river flooding, storm-water events and underground flows. The researcher’s primary interest is in decision-making systems, where they evaluate

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