machine learning

Deep Learning Networks Can’t Generalize; But They’re Learning From the Brain

Posted in Software on 11th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Without a slew of correct assumptions to guide the deep neural nets in their learning, “generalization is impossible.”

Google’s highly scalable AI can generate convincingly humanlike speech

Posted in Software on 2nd Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Their model not only generates high-fidelity speech with “naturalness” but that it’s highly parallelizable, meaning it’s more easily trained across multiple machines compared with conventional alternatives.

Google Cloud’s Andrew Moore says AI must be more accessible to succeed

Posted in Business, Software on 11th Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

Non-data scientists can find the technology mysterious and intimidating. But some of the most impressive uses of AI, he says, have come when outsiders get involved with the design and development process.

AI and machine learning dominate World Economic Forum’s list of 2019 Technology Pioneers

Posted in Business, Software on 2nd Jul, 2019
by Alex Muller

The World Economic Forum today announced its list of 56 companies selected as Technology Pioneers, and this year’s class demonstrates the growing embrace of artificial intelligence and machine learning across a broad range of sectors.

Google awards $25 million in global AI impact grants

Posted in Business, Software on 8th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Google today awarded $25 million in grants to a range of organizations to help them apply machine learning to fight some of the world’s biggest challenges.