Malware Detection in Executables Using Neural Networks

Features, Deep Learning, Malware Detection

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 21 2017

The detection of malicious software (malware) is an increasingly important cyber security problem for all of society. Single incidences of malware can cause millions of dollars in damage.

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DeepStream: Next-Generation Video Analytics for Smart Cities

Features, Deep Learning, DeepStream, Video Analytics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 23 2017

Imagine every parent’s worst nightmare: a child lost in a crowded mall.

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Programming Tensor Cores in CUDA 9

Features, Deep Learning, Linear Algebra, Mixed Precision, Tensor Cores, Volta

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 17 2017

A defining feature of the new Volta GPU Architecture is its Tensor Cores, which give the Tesla V100 accelerator a peak throughput 12 times the 32-bit floating point throughput of the previous-generation Tesla P100.

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Mixed-Precision Training of Deep Neural Networks

Features, Deep Learning, FP16, Mixed Precision, Tensor Cores, Volta

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 11 2017

Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) have lead to breakthroughs in a number of areas, including image processing and understanding, language modeling, language translation, speech processing, game playing, and many others.

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Training AI for Self-Driving Vehicles: the Challenge of Scale

Features, Autonomous Vehicles, Deep Learning, DGX-1, Volta

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 09 2017

Modern deep neural networks, such as those used in self-driving vehicles, require a mind boggling amount of computational power.

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Researchers and Robots Swarm Japan’s RoboCup Competition

Deep Learning, Intelligent Machines, Jetson

Lan 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 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 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 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 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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