Tag: artificial intelligence

Tech

Andrew Ng to launch Deeplearning.ai months after departure from Baidu

Former Baidu chief scientist Andrew Ng today announced plans to launch a new business called Deepelarning.ai . The company launched with little information about what to expect beyond an exploration of the “frontiers of AI,” but alludes to additional details being shared in August about Deeplearning.ai’s focus and mission. Deep learning is a type of AI that…

Tech

Tech studio turns your deepest memories into mind-blowing abstract art

Imagine if you could turn your memories and emotions into compelling abstract paintings.  A London-based creative technology studio, Random Quark , has found a way to visually and directly represent emotions by scanning people’s brains to create awe-inspiring paintings.  Read more… More about Art , Artificial Intelligence , Research , Memories , and Real Time…

Mobile

Taking risks with AI? We want you on stage at MB 2017

VB EVENT: MobileBeat 2017 is not here for the dreamers — it’s built by the doers. And this year they’re getting the spotlight, too. We’re offering the MobileBeat stage to the established brands that aren’t resting on their laurels — the ones who have plunged head-first into hands-on, results-oriented, ROI-blasting AI, while everyone else is…

Cloud

How Beyond Verbal hopes to make Siri and Alexa emotionally intelligent

An Israeli startup specializing in analyzing human emotion and traits based on voice is opening up its technology to help artificial intelligence (AI) assistants — such as Siri and Alexa — understand people’s moods by listening to how they sound when they speak. Founded out of Tel Aviv in 2012, Beyond Verbal has been building on…

Science

Microsoft, Google and Baidu team up with Paul Allen’s AI2 on Open Academic Search

Academic search engines include Microsoft Academic, Google Scholar, Baidu Scholar and Semantic Scholar. (GeekWire Graphic) Microsoft, Google and Baidu may be competitors in the business world, but when it comes to open-access academic resources, they’re all working together – thanks to a collaboration created by Seattle’s Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence . The Open Academic Search…

Start Ups

Agentology, the referral network for real estate agents, closes on $4.5 million

 Real estate is one of those industries that has been rather slow on the uptake of technology, which makes a lot of sense. Buying and selling a home is one of the biggest, most personal decisions in a person’s life, and the shift to online browsing, transactions, etc. was bound to take longer than other…