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June 6, 2019

Reliability in Reinforcement Learning

The list of potential RL applications is expansive, spanning robotics, dialogue systems, the game industry, treatment design, and so on.

June 4, 2019

Introducing TensorNetwork, an Open Source Library for Efficient Tensor Calculations

Tensor networks are increasingly finding applications in machine learning. However remaining difficulties prohibit them from widespread use.

June 3, 2019

Provably Efficient Reinforcement Learning with Rich Observations

Reinforcement learning, a machine learning paradigm for sequential decision making, has stormed into the limelight.

May 31, 2019

Coral Updates: Project Tutorials, a Downloadable Compiler, and a New Distributor

Google is committed to evolving Coral to make it even easier to build systems with on-device AI.

May 30, 2019

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Xilinx (Cloud Solutions)

Xilinx's AI Platform is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Cloud Solutions category. Xilinx’s AI Platform provides a comprehensive set of software and IP to enable hardware accelerated AI inference applications. AI vision applications, which rely on convolutional neural networks, are a major target for the Xilinx AI Platform.
May 30, 2019

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Synopsys (Processors)

Synopsys' EV6x Embedded Vision Processor with Safety Enhancement Package (SEP) Family is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Processors category. Automotive SoC designers must meet stringent requirements for safety and reliability as defined in the ISO 26262 standard to achieve Automotive Safety Integrity Level (ASIL) targets. Furthermore, the IP — such as Embedded Vision Processors — that is integrated into the SoC must also meet the same safety and reliability requirements.
May 30, 2019

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Morpho (Software or Algorithms)

Morpho's Video Processing Software (MVPS) is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Software or Algorithms category. MVPS is a suite of video processing software IPs targeted for embedded devices and cloud-based services. MVPS is application software which packages a variety of video enhancement technologies that are independent from existing plug-ins such as those provided through Adobe's editing software.
May 30, 2019

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: MediaTek (AI Technology)

MediaTek's Helio P90 is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the AI Technology category. The MediaTek Helio P90 is an AI processing powerhouse boasting the latest AI Processing Unit (APU) 2.0. With a leading fusion AI architecture of an in-house AI Accelerator and off-the-shelf DSP, P90 handles complex AI apps and tasks while running multiple AI functions simultaneously.
May 30, 2019

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Intel (Developer Tools)

Intel's OpenVINO Toolkit is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Developer Tools category. The OpenVINO toolkit (available as either the Intel Distribution or the Open Source version) is a free software developer toolkit for prototyping and deploying of high performance computer vision (CV) and deep learning (DL) applications from device to cloud across a broad range of Intel platforms.
May 30, 2019

Facebook’s AI Learns How to Get Around an Office by Watching Videos

Researchers describe in a newly published preprint paper an AI training method for navigation that draws on human demonstration videos.