Top 5 AI Stories of the Week: 4/1

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, Developer Top 5, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 05 2019

In this week's Top 5 #AI stories, see a new ImageNet speed record, an AI dance app, and a robot that can pick and toss over 500 objects per hour.

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Fujitsu Breaks ImageNet Record with V100 Tensor Core GPUs

Artificial Intelligence, Features, HPC, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 04 2019

The optimized DNN framework achieved completing the ResNet-50 training on ImageNet in 74.7 seconds with 75.08% validation accuracy

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Real-Time Ray Tracing Has Come to Unreal Engine with the Release of UE4.22

Design & Visualization, Features, Game Development, ray tracing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 02 2019

Epic Games announced the release of Unreal Engine 4.22. This update introduces early access support for a Real-Time Ray Tracer and a Path Tracer, optimized for DXR (DirectX Raytracing) and NVIDIA RTX series GPUs

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Speed Up New models with TensorRT Updates

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Development Tools & Libraries, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, TensorRT

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 18 2019

At GTC Silicon Valley in San Jose, NVIDIA released the latest version of TensorRT 5.1 which includes 20+ new operators and layers, integration with Tensorflow 2.0, ONNX Runtime, and TensorRT Inference Server 1.0

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NVIDIA Announces CUDA-X AI SDK

Artificial Intelligence, Features, CUDA, cuDNN, Development Tools & Libraries, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 18 2019

At GTC Silicon Valley in San Jose, NVIDIA released CUDA-X AI, a collection of NVIDIA’s GPU acceleration libraries that accelerate deep learning, machine learning, and data analysis.

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NVIDIA Makes BERT Fly

Artificial Intelligence, Features, HPC, Development Tools & Libraries

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 18 2019

Training Script now Available on GitHub and NGC Script Section

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Top 5 AI Stories of the Week: 3/15

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 15 2019

In this week's video, see a robot that can recognize objects from touch, an AI tool that can automatically detect open parking spots, a new technology to generate lifelike avatars, and much more.

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AI Robotics System Can Recognize Objects from Touch

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Robotics, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 13 2019

Drawing inspiration from how humans interact with objects through touch, University of California, Berkeley researchers developed a deep learning-based perception framework that can recognize over 98 different objects from touc

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NVIDIA to Acquire Mellanox

Features, HPC, Data Center

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 11 2019

NVIDIA and Mellanox today announced that the companies have reached a definitive agreement under which NVIDIA will acquire Mellanox.

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CUDA 10.1 Now Available

Artificial Intelligence, Features, HPC, CUDA, Development Tools & Libraries

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 27 2019

CUDA 10.1 is now available for download. This version includes a new lightweight GEMM library, new functionality and performance updates to existing libraries, and improvements to the CUDA Graphs API

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