Turn Your Selfie Into Realistic VR Avatar

News, Research, Cloud, CUDA, Games, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Signal / Audio Processing, Virtual Reality

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 28 2016

California-based startup ObEN uses artificial intelligence to create a personalized and realistic 3D virtual self with just one smartphone image, and transports your virtual self into any AR and VR environment.

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Lip Reading AI More Accurate Than Humans

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 18 2016

Researchers from Google’s DeepMind and the University of Oxford developed a deep learning system that outperformed a professional lip reader.

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Citi Ventures Invests in Real-Time Fraud Prevention Startup

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 11 2016

Citi Ventures made a strategic investment in Feedzai which uses deep learning to provide real-time fraud prevention in ecommerce and banking.

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A Startup is Automating Home Insurance Quotes With AI

News, Cloud, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, CUDA, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Internet / Communications, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 10 2016

Home insurance quotes could become more accurate as a result of work by Palo Alto-based Cape Analytics, which raised $14 million to use computer vision and deep learning to improve automated property underwriting for insurance companies.

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Restb.ai Offers Custom Computer Vision as a Service

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 04 2016

The Barcelona-based startup developed a deep learning algorithm to determine in real-time what is in a particular image.

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AI Camera Might One Day Detect Lies Better Than a Polygraph

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 04 2016

The Russian machine learning firm Tselina Data Lab developed a deep learning-based camera algorithm called Fraudoscope that detects lies on facial emotions.

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Virtual Agent Understands Your Social Cues

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 03 2016

A researcher from Carnegie Mellon University developed S.A.R.A. (Socially Aware Robot Assistant) that not only comprehends what you say, but also understands facial expressions and head movements.

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Analyzing Video Content to Display Related Advertisements

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 26 2016

Taiwanese startup Viscovery recently raised $10M to further develop their Artificial Intelligence system that scans the video content you’re watching and then brings up a relative ad.

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Facial Recognition as a Service for Businesses

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 21 2016

Russia’s NTechLab, one of the world’s leading facial recognition companies, released a new product called FindFace.Pro that allows businesses to easily integrate their cloud-based REST API into existing products.

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Share Your Science: GPUs Help Provide Insight on the Secrets of Solar Wind

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, CUDA, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, physics, Share Your Science, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 19 2016

Shahab Fatemi, PhD Fellow at the University of California Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory, shares how his team is using CUDA, TITAN X and Tesla K80 GPUs to develop a three-dimensional plasma model that can provide a better understanding of how sol

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