Human-like Character Animation System Uses AI to Navigate Terrains

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 02 2017

Researchers from University of Edinburgh and Method Studios developed a real-time character control mechanism using deep learning that can help virtual characters walk, run and jump a little more naturally.  “Data-driven motion synthesis using neural

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Recreate Any Voice Using One Minute of Sample Audio

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 27 2017

A Montreal-based startup developed a set of deep learning algorithms that can copy anyone’s voice with only 60 seconds of sample audio.

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Deep Reinforcement Learning Agent Beats Atari Games

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 21 2017

Stanford researchers developed the first deep reinforcement learning agent that learns to beat Atari games with the aid of natural language instructions.

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Scientists Capture First Image of a Black Hole

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 19 2017

Astronomers from around the world pointed their powerful telescopes towards a supermassive black hole that lies in the center of the Milky Way (nearly 26,000 light years from Earth) and believe they have snapped the first-ever picture of a black hole

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Emotional Chatting Chatbot

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 14 2017

Computers lack empathy, but researchers from China are looking to change that with their deep learning-based chatbot capable of assessing the emotional content of a conversation and responding accordingly.

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Satellite Images Help Track a Vehicle

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 12 2017

Researchers from the Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC) and Carnegie Mellon University developed a deep learning-based method that locates a ground vehicle by using satellite imagery as the only prior knowledge of the environment.

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Automatically Identify Wild Animals in Camera-Trap Images

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 11 2017

A research team led by University of Wyoming developed a deep learning-based system to identify species in the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania that could make it easier for ecologists to track animals in the wild.

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Mastering StarCraft with AI

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 05 2017

Researchers from Alibaba and University College London developed a deep learning-based system that learned how to execute a number of strategies for the popular real-time strategy game StarCraft.

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3D Map of Earth’s Interior

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 28 2017

A team of researchers led by Jeroen Tromp at Princeton University used a GPU-accelerated supercomputer to create a detailed 3D picture of Earth’s interior.

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Developer Spotlight: Automated Biomedical Image Annotation

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 24 2017

Ishtar Nyawira, a data science intern at the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center shares how she is using deep learning and the GPU-accelerated Bridges supercomputer to automate the process of biological image annotation from high-resolution scanning elec

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