September 19, 2019

Intel Ships Stratix 10 DX FPGAs; VMware Among Early Partners

What’s New: Intel today announced shipments of new Intel® Stratix® 10 DX field programmable gate arrays (FPGA). The new FPGAs are designed to support Intel® Ultra Path Interconnect (Intel® UPI), PCI-Express (PCIe) Gen4 x16 and a new controller for Intel® Optane™ technology to provide flexible, high-performance acceleration. VMware is one of many early access program participants.
September 18, 2019

Project Ihmehimmeli: Temporal Coding in Spiking Neural Networks

These networks have achieved success in domains ranging from playing board and video games to fine-grained understanding of video.

September 13, 2019

Using Deep Learning to Inform Differential Diagnoses of Skin Diseases

An estimated 1.9 billion people worldwide suffer from a skin condition at any given time, and many are seen only by general practitioners.

September 13, 2019

ARCore Updates to Augmented Faces and Cloud Anchors Enable New Shared Cross-platform Experiences

Two years ago, Google launched ARCore, its developer platform for building augmented reality (AR) experiences.

September 13, 2019

Train ML Models on Large Images and 3D Volumes with Spatial Partitioning on Cloud TPUs

CNNs are the foundation of recent advances in image classification, object detection, image segmentation, and many other CV applications.

September 11, 2019

Learning Cross-Modal Temporal Representations from Unlabeled Videos

While people can easily recognize what activities are taking place in videos, it is much more difficult for machines.

September 10, 2019

Recursive Sketches for Modular Deep Learning

Much of classical machine learning (ML) focuses on utilizing available data to make more accurate predictions.

September 9, 2019

MLIR: Accelerating AI with Open-source Infrastructure

MLIR addresses the complexity caused by growing software and hardware fragmentation and makes it easier to build AI applications.

September 6, 2019

Huawei’s PocketVision App Lets Visually Impaired Users Read Text with their Phone’s Camera

The app was developed in conjunction with Eyecoming, a Chinese social technology company specializing in visual impairments.

September 5, 2019

Facebook, Microsoft, and Academics Launch Deepfake Detection Competition

Up to $10 million in grants and awards are intended to spur innovation and make it easier to spot fake content.