Facebook Trains ImageNet in 1 Hour

Research, Cluster / Supercomputing, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 08 2017

Facebook published a paper today detailing how they are able to train nearly 1.3 million images in under an hour using 256 Tesla P100 GPUs that previously took days on a single system.

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AI Turns UI Designs Into Code

Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 05 2017

Copenhagen-based startup UIzard Technologies trained a neural network to automatically generate code from a graphical user interface screenshot.

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Developer Voices

Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Developer Voices, GeForce, Jetson

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 02 2017

We love seeing all of the NVIDIA GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: How many Jetsons are too many Jetsons? Correct ans = number of Jetsons you own + 1.

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GPUs and Deep Learning Could Help Control Robots in Space

News, Research, Aerospace, Astronomy & Astrophysics, cuDNN, Defense, Energy/Oil & Gas, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 01 2017

A six-person startup from Seattle developed augmented telerobotics software that gives humans better control of remotely operated robots which can be useful for exploring Mars or other planets.

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Microsoft Releases New Version of High-Performance, Open-Source, Deep Learning Toolkit

News, Research, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Volta

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 01 2017

Previously known as CNTK, the Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit version 2.0 allows developers to create, train, and evaluate their own neural networks that can scale across multiple GPUs and multiple machines on massive data sets.

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University of Bristol’s New Tesla P100-Accelerated Supercomputer

Research, Aerospace, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Climate/Weather/Ocean Modeling, Cluster / Supercomputing, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Higher Education / Academia

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 31 2017

Three times faster than its predecessor, Blue Crystal 4 (BC4) at University of Bristol can perform 600 trillion calculations per second and will accelerate the work of more than 1,000 researchers and engineers. According to Dr.

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AI Helps Measure Properties of Stars

Research, Aerospace, Astronomy & Astrophysics, cuDNN, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 30 2017

Scientists from Australia and Denmark trained a deep learning system to classify and predict the ages of red giant stars.

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Developer Voices

News, Research, CUDA, Developer Voices, GeForce, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 26 2017

We love seeing all of the NVIDIA GPU-related tweets – here’s some that we came across this week: "Unless you've not been living under a rock, you know what this is ( pointing to a Titan GPU)".

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Robot Uses Deep Learning to Grasp Awkward and Unusual Objects

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 24 2017

Researchers from University of California, Berkeley and Siemens designed a robot that learns how to grip new objects just by studying a database of 3D shapes.

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Artificial Intelligence and Drones Help Combat Poaching in Africa

News, Research, cuDNN, Image Processing, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Tesla, Video Processing, Workstation

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 23 2017

Boston-based AI startup Neurala has partnered with the Lindbergh Foundation in an effort to combat poaching in Africa using intelligent drones and deep learning.

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