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December 3, 2019

AWS Launches Sagemaker Studio, a Web-based IDE for Machine Learning

It essentially wants to be a one-stop-shop for all the machine learning tools and results you need to get started.

December 3, 2019

Astrophotography with Night Sight on Pixel Phones

Taking pictures of outdoor scenes at night has so far been the domain of large cameras, such as DSLRs.

December 3, 2019

Developing Deep Learning Models for Chest X-rays with Adjudicated Image Labels

Chest X-rays are an important and accessible clinical imaging tool for the detection of many diseases.

November 27, 2019

Michigan Program Adds Mobileye Collision-Avoidance Technology to State Vehicles

November 21, 2019 - In a visit to Mobileye headquarters in Jerusalem on Thursday, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced a pilot program to enhance the safety of existing state and city fleets through the application of Mobileye 8 Connect aftermarket systems for collision avoidance. The trial is part of Michigan leaders’ objective to enhance road safety today while paving the way for the autonomous vehicles (AVs) of tomorrow.
November 26, 2019

New Amazon Tool Helps Machine Learning Models Identify Unique Objects

Amazon Rekognition Custom Labels help train models to understand a set of objects when there is a limited set of information.

November 21, 2019

Upcoming Webinar Discusses Deep Learning in the Cloud and at the Edge

On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, Alliance Member company Doulos will present the free webinar "Deep Learning - in the Cloud and at the Edge". From the event page:
November 21, 2019

Free Webinar Explores Delivering Milliwatt AI to the Edge with Ultra-Low Power FPGAs

On November 19 and 21, 2019 Lattice Semiconductor's Hussein Osman, Consumer Segment Manager, and Hoon Choi, Fellow and Head of AI/ML development, will co-present two sessions of a free one-hour webinar, "Delivering Milliwatt AI to the Edge with Ultra-Low Power FPGAs," organized by the Embedded Vision Alliance. The first session will take place at 11 am PT (2 pm ET) on the 19th, timed for attendees in the Americas.
November 19, 2019

Facebook’s DeepFovea AI Promises Power-efficient VR Foveated Rendering

A new approach uses AI to imagine the pixels in your peripheral vision, cutting down on actual pixels sent over a video stream.

November 18, 2019

Microsoft and Graphcore Collaborate to Accelerate Artificial Intelligence

November 13, 2019 - Today we are very excited to share details of our collaboration with Microsoft, announcing preview of Graphcore® Intelligence Processing Units (IPUs) on Microsoft Azure. This is the first time a major public cloud vendor is offering Graphcore IPUs which are built from the ground up to support next generation machine learning. It’s a landmark moment for Graphcore and is testament to the maturity of our patented IPU technology, both of our IPU hardware and of our Poplar® software stack.
November 18, 2019

Facebook’s MoCo Closes the Gap Between Supervised and Unsupervised Learning in Vision Tasks

The raw signals in tasks like image classification are in a continuous, high-dimensional space that isn’t structured for human communication