AI-Generated Faces Track Your Movements

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 26 2017

Artist and researcher Branislav Ulicny (“AlteredQualia”) developed an online demo that combines two different deep learning-based projects into spooky cursor-tracking faces. The first is a hobby project by Mike Tyka, who works on machine learning at Google, makes use of GANs to generate realistic new faces. Using a TITAN X GPU, Tyke trained his generative

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PGI Community Edition 17.4 Now Available

News, Cluster / Supercomputing, CUDA, Higher Education / Academia, OpenACC, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

PGI compilers and tools are used by scientists and engineers who develop applications for high-performance computing (HPC) systems. They deliver world-class multicore CPU performance, an easy on-ramp to GPU computing with OpenACC directives, and performance portability across all major HPC platforms. New update now available at no cost. PGI 17.4 Community Edition No-cost license to

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Tsinghua University Wins Eighth Student Cluster Championship

Events, News, Cluster / Supercomputing, Higher Education / Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

Tsinghua University became the only team to achieve a Triple Crown victory by winning supercomputing competitions at ISC, SC (Supercomputing Conference) and ASC (Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge), and have won eight championships in total — this is their third win at the ISC High Performance Conference. Using Tesla P100 GPU accelerators, the Tsinghua team was

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AI Helps Manufacturers Identify Product Defects

News, Cloud, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Manufacturing, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 22 2017

A California-based startup called Instrumental developed an intelligent AI inspection system to help manufactures identify product defects on the assembly line. The California-based startup, founded by two form Apple engineers have raised over $10 million to make it easier to manufacture electronics and head off complicated problems before they start costing companies thousands of dollars

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Nsight Visual Studio Edition 5.3 released with support for OpenVR/HTC Vive, Visual Studio 2017, and Microsoft Hybrid laptops

Nsight Visual Studio Edition, GameWorks

Robert Bischof, posted Jun 21 2017

Nsight Visual Studio Edition 5.3 is available for download under the NVIDIA Registered Developer Program.

This release provides developers frame debugging and profiling support for Direct3D 9/11/12, OpenGL, and Vulkan applications with newly added support for OpenVR, Visual Studio 2017, Microsoft Hybrid laptops, and the latest Pascal GPUs.

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