NVIDIA Jetson TX2: The New Gold Standard for AI at the Edge

Features, News, CUDA, cuDNN, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 07 2017

The newest member of the Jetson family — Jetson TX2 — offers a comprehensive solution to challenges faced by developers looking to push the boundaries of AI at the edge. The credit card-sized Jetson TX2 is the world’s leading high-performance, low-power embedded platform. It features a 256-core NVIDIA Pascal GPU, a hex-core ARMv8 64-bit CPU

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Google Uses AI to Diagnose Breast Cancer

Features, Research, CUDA, GeForce, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Medical Imaging, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 03 2017

Google researchers developed a deep learning-based framework that automatically identifies tumors. “What we’ve trained is just a little sliver of software that helps with one part of a very complex series of tasks,” said Lily Peng, the project manager behind Google’s work. “There will hopefully be more and more of these tools that help doctors

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AI System Beats Pros at Texas Hold’em

News, Research, Big Data & Data Mining, CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 02 2017

A team of researchers from University of Alberta, Charles University in Prague and Czech Technical University developed an AI system called DeepStack that defeated professional poker players, making it the first computer program to beat professional players in heads-up no-limit Texas hold’em poker. “Poker has been a longstanding challenge problem in artificial intelligence,” says Michael

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Capturing and Sharing the Art of Games

GameWorks

David Coombes, posted Mar 02 2017

This year at GDC we are announcing two features that allow gamers to share their experiences. The Ansel SDK enables in-game photography, letting players create beautiful art directly from your game. ShadowPlay Highlights automatically captures their greatest gaming moments and then makes it easy to share them through the GeForce Experience in-game overlay.

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NVIDIA Flex 1.1.0 released

GameWorks, FleX, DirectX 12

David Coombes, posted Mar 01 2017

We are pleased to announce the release of Flex 1.1.0, available immediately to all registered NVIDIA developers. Flex 1.1.0 is the largest update to Flex since its initial release, and this post will cover a few of the most notable new features.

To get started, the latest release package is available from the developer zone here.

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