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Garth Gibson was Carnegie Mellon University’s co-director of its Master of Computational Data Science program.
The promise of AI has led to a global surge in investment and a war for scarce talent. This threatens to tilt the playing field in favour of a few nations and companies that have the money, datasets, and computing power to win at scale.
SimplyInsight co-founders Amanda Parker and Alexey Adamsky will join the Zoom.ai team.
Autonomous vehicle technology startup Drive.ai has raised $15 million in a new round from Grab, Southeast Asia’s largest Uber rival.
Microsoft is readying more AI tools for developers and data scientists, including a Visual Studio Code extension and a data-wrangling tool.
Korean researchers from the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology will join staff at the University of Montreal.
Apple acquired Regaind, which not only figure out the content of your photos, but also their technical and aesthetic values.
New theory cracks open the black box of deep learning (QUANTAMAGAZINE)
A new idea called the “information bottleneck” is helping to explain the puzzling success of today’s artificial-intelligence algorithms — and might also explain how human brains learn.
The round was led by an international syndicate of accredited investors.