Assisting Farmers with Artificial Intelligence

News, Research, Bioinformatics & Genomics, CUDA, GeForce, Image Recognition, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 26 2016

With our planet getting warmer and warmer, and carbon dioxide levels steadily creeping up, companies are using deep learning to help cope with the effects that climate change is having on their crops.    An article on MIT Technology Review highlights PEAT, a German company using CUDA, TITAN X GPUs and the cuDNN-accelerated Caffe deep

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Creating Virtual Reality Experiences for the NFL with GPUs

News, CUDA, GeForce, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 22 2016

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers unveiled a state-of-the-art experience to provide fans with the ability to virtually sample the new gameday enhancements that will debut beginning with the team’s 2016 season. While the new Raymond James Stadium is under construction, current and prospective ticket holders can use a virtual reality headset to experience the new stadium

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Real-Time Graphics at Siggraph 2016

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David Coombes, posted Jul 21 2016

There is a lot of cool stuff happening at Siggraph this year for game developers. The Advances in Real-Time Rendering course has become a must attend for graphics developers at the leading edge. Another key course is Open Problems in Real-Time Graphics which talks about the hard problems in computer graphics and how to solve them.

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World’s Fastest Commercial Drone Powered by Jetson TX1

News, Embedded, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Robotics, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 21 2016

Records were made to be broken, and drones are no exception. Teal Drones unveiled its first production product, Teal, a Jetson TX1-powered drone capable of flight speeds in excess of 70 mph. That makes Teal the world’s fastest production drone.  But Teal is as much a flying supercomputer platform as it is “just” a drone.

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