Winning Team Sets Record at SC16 Student Cluster Competition

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 21 2016

A team from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) used 16 NVIDIA GPUs to pull off an SC first, winning both the first place prize for highest overall score and the highest LINPACK run at the SC16 supercomputing show in Salt Lake Ci

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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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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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Autonomous Drone Hunts Down Rogue Drones From the Sky

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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.

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KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Using AI to Boost Customer Service

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 13 2016

With the increasing volume of interactions with customers over social media channels, KLM Royal Dutch Airline is the first airline to test how artificial intelligence could assist customer service agents.

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Tackling Ebola With GPUs

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 07 2016

A team of researchers from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Stanford University are using the Blue Waters supercomputer at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) to predict what antibody would most likely pair best w

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Machine Learning is Helping Change the Solar Industry

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 22 2016

A startup from California is using GPUs and big data to predict what homes are likely to buy solar panels.

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New Update to the NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK Now Help Accelerate Inference

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 13 2016

The latest update to the NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK includes the NVIDIA TensorRT deep learning inference engine (formerly GIE) and the new NVIDIA Deep Stream SDK.

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Latest NVIDIA JetPack Developer Tools Will Double Your Deep Learning Performance

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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

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GPUs Help Cut Siri’s Error Rate by Half

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 25 2016

To make Siri great, Apple employed several artificial intelligence experts three years ago to apply deep learning to their intelligent mobile smart assistant. The team began training a neural net to replace the original Siri.

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