NVIDIA Research Unveils Flowtron, an Expressive and Natural Speech Synthesis Model

AI / Deep Learning, Featured, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, NVIDIA Research, Speech & Audio Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 14 2020

A team of researchers from the NVIDIA Applied Deep Learning Research group developed a state-of-the-art model that generates more realistic expressions and provides better user control than previously published models.

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BMW Group Selects NVIDIA to Redefine Factory Logistics

Autonomous Machines, IVA / IoT, Autonomous, Featured, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 14 2020

BMW Group has selected the new NVIDIA Isaac robotics platform to enhance its automotive factories — utilizing logistics robots built on advanced AI computing and visualization technologies, the companies announced today.

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NVIDIA Releases Jetson Xavier NX Developer Kit with Cloud-Native Support

Autonomous Machines, IVA / IoT, Autonomous, Featured, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 14 2020

NVIDIA today announced availability of the NVIDIA Jetson Xavier NX developer kit with cloud-native support — and the extension of this support to the entire NVIDIA Jetson edge computing lineup for autonomous machines.

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NVIDIA Accelerates Apache Spark, World’s Leading Data Analytics Platform

AI / Deep Learning, Data Science, Featured, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 14 2020

NVIDIA today announced that it is collaborating with the open-source community to bring end-to-end GPU acceleration to Apache Spark 3.0.

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Rendering Millions of Dynamic Lights in Real-Time

Graphics / Simulation, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Featured, ray tracing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 14 2020

Today NVIDIA is releasing the ACM SIGGRAPH 2020 research paper showing how to render dynamic direct lighting and shadows from millions of area lights in real-time. This was previously impossible.

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NVIDIA Announces GTC 2020 Keynote with CEO Jensen Huang

AI / Deep Learning, Top Stories, Autonomous, Cluster/Supercomputing, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Data Science, Featured, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 06 2020

NVIDIA will release its GTC 2020 keynote address, featuring founder and CEO Jensen Huang, on YouTube on May 14, at 6 a.m. Pacific time.

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U.S. Library of Congress Processes over 16 Million Historic Newspaper Pages Using AI

AI / Deep Learning, Data Science, HPC, Featured, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 06 2020

The U.S. Library of Congress developed a GPU-accelerated, deep learning model to automatically extract, categorize, and caption over 16 million pages of historic American newspapers. This is the largest dataset of its kind ever produced.

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Jetson Project of the Month: Smart Social Distancing with AI

Autonomous Machines, IVA / IoT, Computer Vision & Machine Vision, Featured, Image Processing, Image Recognition, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 06 2020

Social distancing is one of the most important defenses against the spread of COVID-19. The team at Galliot was awarded the Jetson Project of the Month for their ”Smart Social Distancing with AI” application.

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NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Instructor-Led Training Now Available Remotely

AI / Deep Learning, Data Science, HPC, Top Stories, Featured, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 06 2020

Starting this month, NVIDIA’s Deep Learning Institute is offering instructor-led workshops that are delivered remotely via a virtual classroom.

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The DXR Spotlight contest is back!

Graphics / Simulation, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Featured, Game Development, ray tracing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 05 2020

We’re bringing back the DXR Spotlight contest for 2020. Last year’s contest was a tremendous success, garnering dozens of entrants and positive press throughout the game and content creation community.

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