GTC Doubleheader: AI, Robotics Events Draws 300 Teen Technologists

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, Education, GTC 2017, Jetson, NVIDIA Foundation

Lan Malin, posted May 17 2017

Hundreds of Ph.D.s prowled the hallways of the eighth annual GPU Technology Conference in San Jose last week to catch up on the latest developments in AI. Also in attendance were hundreds of teens, getting their first taste of what AI can offer.

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Whose Sign Is It Anyway? AI Translates Sign Language Into Text

Deep Learning, Education, GTC 2017, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted May 11 2017

Deaf people can’t hear. Most hearing people don’t understand sign language.

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Want Drones to Fly Right? Make Them Hallucinate, MIT Prof Says

Embedded Computing, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted May 11 2017

How do you teach a drone to fly better? Make it hallucinate. Okay. So how do you make a drone hallucinate? With VR, of course. Still with us? Good. Let’s explain.

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Introducing Metropolis – Video Analytics for Smart Cities

News, CUDA, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, tensort, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 08 2017

NVIDIA announced the NVIDIA Metropolis™ intelligent video analytics platform today at the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in San Jose, CA.

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Developer Voices

News, Research, Developer Voices, GeForce, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 05 2017

We love seeing all of the NVIDIA GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: training machine learning models on CPU instead of GPU be like pic.twitter.com/4BjYSjSN9b — Simone Margaritelli (@evilsocket) May 3, 2017 GPU Heaven!!

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Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence

Research, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Cluster / Supercomputing, Defense, Developer Spotlight, GeForce, Government / National Labs, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 15 2017

James Parr, co-director of the NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL) shares how NVIDIA GPUs and deep learning can help detect, characterize and deflect asteroids.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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