Microsoft Sets New Speech Recognition Record

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 21 2017

Researchers at Microsoft announced they reached a 5.1% error rate which is a new milestone in reaching human parity for recognizing words in a conversation as well as professional human transcribers.

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Artificial Intelligence Helps Identify Plant Species for Science

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 15 2017

Researchers from the Costa Rica Institute of Technology and French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development developed a deep learning algorithm to automatically identify plant specimens that have been pressed, dried and mounted on h

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Profiling the AI Performance Boost in OptiX 5

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 31 2017

By Vincent Brisebois and Ankit Patel, NVIDIA OptiX 5.0 introduces a new post-processing feature to denoise images.

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Top AI Researchers Receive First NVIDIA Tesla V100s

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 24 2017

At this week’s Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition conference in Honolulu, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang surprised a group of elite deep learning researchers at CVPR to unveil the NVIDIA Tesla V100, our latest GPU, based on our Volta architecture, by p

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NVIDIA Grant Alert: Up to $400K Available for Cancer Research

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 10 2017

The NVIDIA Foundation is now accepting proposals for its annual Compute the Cure Cancer Research grant program, which supports researchers using innovative computing methods to advance the fight against cancer.

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Expedia Ranking Hotel Images with Deep Learning

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 05 2017

Nuno Castro, the Director of Data Science at Expedia gave a talk at PyData London 2017 on how they’re using GPUs and deep learning to rank hotel images.

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AI Generates Songs to Resemble Kurt Cobain

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 28 2017

creAIted, a Russian startup, released an EP with four songs entirely written by a neural network that resemble the lyrics of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain.  The startup who is also a member of the NVIDIA Inception program is focused on projects to sho

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Facebook Training AI Bots to Negotiate with Humans

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 15 2017

Researchers at Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research (FAIR) published a paper introducing AI-based dialog agents that can negotiate and compromise.

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Easily Colorize Black and White Photos with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 18 2017

Researchers from University of California, Berkeley developed an interactive deep learning-based app that makes it easy to accurately colorize a black and white image in minutes.

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Create a 3D Caricature in Minutes with Deep Learning

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 15 2017

Researchers from The University of Hong Kong developed a deep learning-based sketching system that lets users easily create a 3D face in minutes.

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