Gradient Boosting, Decision Trees and XGBoost with CUDA

Artificial Intelligence, Features, CUDA, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 12 2017

Gradient boosting is a powerful machine learning algorithm used to achieve state-of-the-art accuracy on a variety of tasks such as regression, classification and ranking.

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Detecting Concussions with a Smartphone and Deep Learning

Artificial Intelligence, Features, cuDNN, GeForce, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Higher Education/Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 11 2017

Researchers from University of Washington developed a smartphone app that can detect concussions and other brain injuries — whether on the sidelines of a sports game or at an accident site.

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NVIDIA Sponsors “Learning to Run” AI Competition at NIPS 2017

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Robotics, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Higher Education/Academia, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, physics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 08 2017

Participants in the Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) conference “Learning to Run” competition are vying for the chance to win an NVIDIA DGX Station, the fastest personal supercomputer for researchers and data scientists.

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NVIDIA Researchers Release Trailblazing Deep Learning-Based Framework for Autonomous Drone Navigation

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Robotics, Autonomous, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 07 2017

NVIDIA’s autonomous mobile robotics team today released a framework to enable developers to create autonomous drones that can navigate complex, unmapped places without GPS.

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AI Technology Automatically Records Soccer Matches

Artificial Intelligence, Features, Cloud, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 31 2017

A Copenhagen startup developed a deep learning-based camera system that can detect where the action is on the soccer field, and automatically zoom and follow the ball – just like how a camera operator would do.

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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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AI for Hobbyists: DIYers Use Deep Learning to Shoo Cats, Harass Ants

Deep Learning, The AI Podcast, Artificial Intelligence, GPU, Inner Geek, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Dec 14 2016

Robots recklessly driving cheap electric kiddie cars. Autonomous machines shining lasers at ants — and spraying water at bewildered cats — for the amusement of cackling grandchildren.

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Intelligent Micro-Machines Swarm Out of Sci-Fi, Into GTCs

Deep Learning, Embedded Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Events, GTC

Lan Malin, posted Nov 01 2016

Robots that count cattle from the sky. Smart cameras that fly themselves. Plug-and-play, GPU-powered brains that turn drones into robots that are as home in your house as they are in the open skies. This isn’t science-fiction.

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