Fish Out of Water: Using Drones to Help African Nations Spot Illegal Fishing

Autonomous Machines, Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Embedded Computing, Inception, Jetson, Social Impact

Lan-Marie Malin, posted Nov 05 2018

The undulating western coast of Africa is one of the most diverse fishing zones in the world, with more than 1,000 identified fish species. It’s also one of the most at risk.

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Amid Robotics Revolution, GTC Japan Celebrates All Things Autonomous

Corporate, Deep Learning, Driving, Research, Automotive, Events, GTC

Lan-Marie Malin, posted Sep 12 2018

With artificial intelligence powering the smart phones in our hands and the drones roaming our skies, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang unveiled plans to make all our devices more intelligent.

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Researchers and Robots Swarm Japan’s RoboCup Competition

Deep Learning, Intelligent Machines, Jetson

Lan-Marie Malin, posted Aug 10 2017

Some robots played soccer. Others tackled picking and packing duties in a simulated warehouse. Still others competed to see which could tackle household chores, like setting the table.

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How a Boston Startup Plans to Poach Poachers in Africa Using Intelligent Drones

Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Social Impact

Lan-Marie Malin, posted Jun 29 2017

Across the African savanna, 25,000 elephants and 1,000 rhinos are killed by poachers each year, according to some estimates. At this rate, they’ll be extinct within two decades.

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Into the Woods: This Drone Goes Where No GPS Can

Embedded Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Jetson

Lan-Marie Malin, posted Jun 09 2017

Most drones would be lost without GPS. Not this one. A drone developed by NVIDIA researchers navigates even the most far-flung, unmapped places using only deep learning and computer vision powered by NVIDIA Jetson TX1 embedded AI supercomputers.

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How NVIDIA Metropolis Is Paving the Way Toward Smarter Traffic

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, GTC 2017, Jetson, Metropolis

Lan-Marie Malin, posted May 31 2017

Traffic. Nobody likes it, but we all have to deal with it. As the world’s cities grow more densely populated, scientists and entrepreneurs are looking for solutions to gridlock, pollution and the other byproducts of a world filled with cars.

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GTC Doubleheader: AI, Robotics Events Draws 300 Teen Technologists

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

Lan-Marie 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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