AI Technology Helps Drones Sense and Avoid Obstacles

News, Cloud, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jan 25 2017

Irish Automation, a Vancouver-based startup, raised $1.5M to bring their technology to industrial-type drones.

Read more

NVIDIA’s High School Intern Builds Robots With Jetson TX1

Embedded Computing, Deep Learning, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Jan 11 2017

Most high school students save their summers for vacations, trips to the beach and generally steering clear from school. Not so for Prat Prem Sankar.

Read more

AI for Hobbyists: DIYers Use Deep Learning to Shoo Cats, Harass Ants

Deep Learning, The AI Podcast, Artificial Intelligence, GPU, Inner Geek, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Dec 14 2016

Robots recklessly driving cheap electric kiddie cars. Autonomous machines shining lasers at ants — and spraying water at bewildered cats — for the amusement of cackling grandchildren.

Read more

Developing an Autonomous Bot is a Walk in the Park

Events, Features, Automotive, DIGITS, Embedded, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 22 2016

Each November for the last decade, Tsukuba City in Japan has run a 2,000-meter race unlike just about any other in the world.

Read more

Autonomous Drone Hunts Down Rogue Drones From the Sky

Features, News, CUDA, Defense, GeForce, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 18 2016

Once it classifies the object, the Jetson-powered Airspace drone fires a tethered net to capture the other craft from the sky and safely returns it to its landing pad.

Read more

Deep Learning and ROS Collide to Bring New Levels of Autonomy to Robots

Events, Embedded, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 17 2016

The NVIDIA Jetson team was in Seoul, Korea last week at ROSCon. More than 450 attendees from across the globe trekked to the conference to learn and network with the ROS (Robot Operating System) community.

Read more

Latest NVIDIA JetPack Developer Tools Will Double Your Deep Learning Performance

Features, News, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Embedded, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 12 2016

Today NVIDIA released a major update of the JetPack SDK with new developer tools and libraries that doubles the performance of deep learning applications on the Jetson TX1 Developer Kit, the world’s highest performance platform for deep learning on e

Read more

Latest NVIDIA JetPack Developer Tools Double Deep Learning Performance

Embedded Computing, Deep Learning, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Sep 12 2016

It just got a whole lot easier to add complex AI and deep learning abilities to intelligent machines. All it takes is NVIDIA JetPack 2.3, available for free download today.

Read more

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.

Read more