New AI App Provides Personalized Skin Care Evaluation

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 10 2017

With 65 years of skincare experience, Olay developed a deep learning-based tool that can act as your personalized beauty skin care advisor. “It’s become a real challenge to shop for skin care,” said Frauke Neuser, principal scientist at Olay. “You go into a store, and there are 50 yards of facial care products.” Olay, the

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Identify Rare Diseases with a Selfie

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 09 2017

A new deep learning app called Face2Gene lets doctors snap an image of a patient and receive a suggested diagnosis from thousands of genetic disorders. “One in 10 people suffer from a rare disease,” said Dekel Gelbman, FDNA CEO, the company who developed the app. “Many of these are life threatening, and often extremely difficult

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Deep Learning Helps Stitch Fix Dress Customers

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 19 2016

San Francisco-based fashion startup Stitch Fix is applying deep learning to match their customers with personalized clothing recommendations. Using TITAN X GPUs and Tesla K80 GPUs on the Amazon cloud, along with CUDA and cuDNN to train their deep learning models, Stich Fix’s natural language processing algorithms decode written answers from customers’ feedback on what

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Machine Composes Harmony That Sounds Like Bach

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 14 2016

Researchers from Sony developed a deep learning machine that generated a harmony in the style of Johann Sebastian Bach, one of the great composers of baroque music. Using a GTX 980 Ti GPU, CUDA, and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the researchers trained their neural network on 352 chorale harmonizations composed by Bach

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Predicting Your Brain Age From MRI Scans

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 12 2016

Researchers from King’s College London developed a deep learning system to measure brain age using raw data from an MRI scanner that can help reveal the onset of conditions such as dementia. Using CUDA, TITAN X GPUs and cuDNN with the Torch deep learning framework, the researchers trained their models on 1,600 MRI brain scans

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Reinventing the Hearing Aid with Deep Learning

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 08 2016

Researchers at Ohio State University developed a GPU-accelerated program that can isolate speech from background noise and automatically adjust the volumes of each separately. Less than 25 percent of people who need a hearing aid actually use one – with the greatest frustration among users is the hearing aid cannot distinguish sounds that occur at

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Real-Time Image Moderation API

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 07 2016

Artificial intelligence startup Sightengine developed image analysis technology to detect if images and videos contain offensive material, such as nudity, adult content or suggestive scenes. Using CUDA, Tesla K80s and cuDNN with the TensorFlow deep learning framework, the startup trained their deep learning models to determine whether or not an image is safe content and

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Deep Learning Helps Yelp Identify Cover Photos

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 06 2016

Engineers at Yelp, the popular crowd-sourced business review site, developed an algorithm that understands and determines which uploaded image should be a restaurant’s cover photo. In the past, cover photos were chosen by calculating a function based on votes, likes, upload date and image caption – but the system was highly subject to selection bias.

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Shopping for Clothes is Easier with New AI-Powered Mobile App

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 05 2016

California-based startup GoFindAI launched their new fashion app that makes shopping for clothes a breeze. Simply snap a photo of something you like, and the app’s AI-powered search engine scours over one million products from 1,000 online retailers looking for the same or similar items. Using CUDA and Tesla K80 GPUs on the Amazon and

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Disney AI System Associates Images with Sounds

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Dec 01 2016

Disney Research developed a system that can recognize various objects in videos and automatically add related sound effects, such as a glasses clinking or cars driving down the road. Using a GeForce GTX 980 Ti GPU and the Caffe deep learning framework, the researchers trained their model to recognize the sound of images by feeding

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