Weekly Social Roundup from Twitter

News, Business Intelligence & Analytics, cuDNN, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Weekly Social Roundup

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 06 2016

We love seeing all of the GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: #HPEAspire great session on how @nvidia @hpe deep level machine learning can solve more of the world's problems together #HPC — Heath Muchmore (@MuchmoreIT) May 5, 2016 Crossing my fingers we get a @nvidia #DGX1! #DeepLearning is cool,

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Accelerate Recommender Systems with GPUs

CUDA Spotlight, Big Data, CUDA, Machine Learning, Matrix Factorization, Recommender Systems

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 05 2016

Wei Tan, Research Staff Member at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center shares how IBM is using NVIDIA GPUs to accelerate recommender systems, which use ratings or user behavior to recommend new products, items or content to users. Recommender systems are important in applications such as recommending products on retail sites, recommending movies or music on

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AI-Powered Flying Camera to Replace Your Selfie Stick

News, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Tesla, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 03 2016

After raising $25 million in funding, Beijing-based ZeroZero Robotics came out of stealth mode and launched their Hover Camera just days before the GMIC Beijing 2016 trade show, the ‘CES of China.’ Co-founder MQ Wang, a Stanford PhD alum focused on machine learning and natural language processing, was inspired to create the autonomous Hover Camera

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Bringing Super Mega Baseball to SHIELD

NVIDIA Shield, SHIELD Stories, GameWorks

Christian Zuger, posted May 02 2016

Tight controls and a smooth learning curve have players knocking it out of the park in no time in this arcade baseball simulator, named Polygon’s 2014 Sports Game of the Year.

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GPU-Accelerated Model Reveals Details of Nuclear Fission

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster / Supercomputing, Government / National Labs, Higher Education / Academia, Medical & Life Sciences, physics, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 02 2016

Scientists from University of Washington, Warsaw University of Technology in Poland, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, and Los Alamos National Laboratory, have developed a model that provides a detailed look at what happens during the last stages of the fission process. According to their research paper, nuclear fission has almost reached the venerable age of 80

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