Coding topics for 08/17/2017

What to expect in Apple’s Swift 5 language for iOS and MacOS “Version 5 of Apple’s Swift language used for iOS and MacOS application development will arrive in late 2018 with ABI (application binary interface) stability in the standard Swift library a primary focus—delaying a feature originally intended for the…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 08/13/2017

Artificial intelligence identifies plant species for science : Nature News & Comment “Deep-learning methods successfully classify thousands of herbarium samples.” tags: ai Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 08/10/2017

IBM Plays With The AI Giants With New, Scalable And Distributed Deep Learning Software “Anyone who has been paying attention knows that deep learning has really taken off in the last several years. It’s powering hundreds of applications, in consumer as well as business realms, and continues to grow. One…

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Coding topics for 08/08/2017

Top 15 Python Libraries for Data Science in 2017 “As Python has gained a lot of traction in the recent years in Data Science industry, I wanted to outline some of its most useful libraries for data scientists and engineers, based on recent experience.” tags: coding python data science 6…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 08/07/2017

Codify Academy Taps IBM Cloud with Watson to Design Cognitive Chatbot | 08/04/17 | Markets Insider “IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Codify Academy, a San Francisco-based developer education startup, tapped into IBM Cloud’s cognitive services to create an interactive cognitive chatbot, Bobbot, that is improving student experiences and increasing enrollment.”…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 08/02/2017

NVIDIA Research Brings AI to Computer Graphics | NVIDIA Blog “At SIGGRAPH 2017 this week, NVIDIA is showcasing research that makes it far easier to animate realistic human faces, simulate how light interacts with surfaces in a scene and render realistic images more quickly.” tags: ai nvidia Google says AI…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/26/2017

What Is Artificial Intelligence? (IT Best Kept Secret Is Optimization) “Let’s contrast this with today’s AI.  The focus is on perception: can we have systems that recognize what is in a picture, what is in a video, what is said in a sound track?  Rapid progress is underway for these…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/24/2017

How AI will teach us to have more empathy | VentureBeat | Business | by John Brandon “This message did not appear in my inbox and Alexa didn’t say it aloud the other day. I do have reminders on Facebook , of course. Yet there isn’t an AI powering my…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/21/2017

Apple unveils machine learning research blog – The Financial Express “Apple has launched a machine learning research blog, a blog with research papers on artificial intelligence (AI) project is something new for Apple, TechCrunch reported on Thursday.So if you are a machine learning researcher, a student, an engineer or a…

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Artificial Intelligence / AI Reading for 07/11/2017

DeepTraffic: How an MIT Simulation Game Uses Deep Learning to Reduce Gridlock | The Official NVIDIA Blog “DeepTraffic simulates a typical highway environment, and its players control their own car using deep learning. The simulation makes complex technical concepts accessible for beginners, and the gamification pushes experts to develop completely…

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