AI Essentials, the Influencers review



Essentials extracts for you the best content selected & published by the influencers of the industry to highlight only the news you can't afford to miss about artificial intelligence.

General News

On Oct 15, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@itscomplicated @APPG_AI @Wera_Hobhouse @nick_clegg @BVLSingler @halhod @willknight @_KarenHao If someone whines on twitter I give them this https://t.co/xFWe5e0OP6 which links to my blog and other resources.
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AI Ethics: Artificial Intelligence, Robots, and Society

Recently we decided it was worth rewriting and publishing the paper properly, so a radically updated version Just an Artifact: Why Machines are Perceived as Moral Agents, appeared in the ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@j2bryson shared
The @guardian wrote an editorial about one of my key talking points "Computers can’t be held responsible for anything. So their owners and programmers must be" https://t.co/Au8BmC7qAy They also linked my blog, though not quite where I say this :-). cc @UniofBath
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The Guardian view on artificial intelligence: human learning

Editorial: Computers can’t be held responsible for anything. So their owners and programmers must be

On Oct 15, 2018
@shakir_za shared
New post📬 Machine Learning Trick of the Day (8): Instrumental Thinking. On errors-in-variables, instrumental variables and reminding ourselves to question the assumptions in our models & practice. Been in my drafts since February 😬 so glad to finish this https://t.co/ieyNQwxGnS
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Machine Learning Trick of the

· Read in · 1499 words · All posts in series · trick is unlike the others we’ve conjured. It will not reveal a clever manipulation of a probability or an integral or a derivative, or ...

AI Ethics

On Oct 15, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@itscomplicated @APPG_AI @Wera_Hobhouse @nick_clegg @BVLSingler @halhod @willknight @_KarenHao If someone whines on twitter I give them this https://t.co/xFWe5e0OP6 which links to my blog and other resources.
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AI Ethics: Artificial Intelligence, Robots, and Society

Recently we decided it was worth rewriting and publishing the paper properly, so a radically updated version Just an Artifact: Why Machines are Perceived as Moral Agents, appeared in the ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@FrankPasquale shared
“Authors highlight how unchecked use of ‘black box’ systems in finance, education, criminal justice, search engines, or social welfare can have detrimental effects” https://t.co/vrP00KyFGd
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Governing artificial intelligence: ethical, legal and technical opportunities and challenges

This paper is the introduction to the special issue entitled: ‘Governing artificial intelligence: ethical, legal and technical opportunities and challenges'. Artificial intelligence (AI) ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@katecrawford shared
@jd_schnepf @Sifill_LDF @Alston_UNSR @PopTechWorks @astradisastra @timnitGebru @NicoleOzer @vmsoutherland @marisa_franco Yes! The whole show will be livecast here tomorrow night from 6pm ET https://t.co/3ij3gIB7DW
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Ethics, Organizing, and Accountability

Ai Now 2018 Symposium Over the past year, research and advocacy have continued to expose bias, error, and misuse of Artificial Intelligence technologies–from law enforcement’s use of facial ...

Applied Use Cases

On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Are you an AI startup looking for VC funding? Here are the questions top investors will use to vet your technology & market potential https://t.co/IFUOhw9j10 #AI #ML #VC #startups #fundraising
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Top Investors Separate AI Hype From Reality

We interviewed seasoned VCs from top firms like CRV, IA Ventures, Two Sigma, and more to find how these successful investors evaluate artificial intelligence startups. IA Ventures invested ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@johnchavens shared
RT @AI_RRI_Ethics: "The multilateral system needs to help build a new social contract to ensure that #AI is deployed safely and aligned with the ethical needs of a globalizing world." My new piece https://t.co/P6Lm6fSKQn in @wef #AIUnited #aiforgood @johnchavens @UNSGdigicoop @StelaMocan @frossi_t https://t.co/kngxL77DzB
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The new geopolitics of Artificial Intelligence

Swarms of bots, Facebook dark posts and fake news operations pose a threat to global stability. So what do we do?

On Oct 15, 2018
@davegershgorn shared
i love this quote from the guy who's spending $350 million: “We really need to try to understand this technology, not just get hit by it.” https://t.co/AMgXt0YWhm
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M.I.T. Plans College for Artificial Intelligence, Backed by $1 Billion

The goal, said L. Rafael Reif, the president of M.I.T., is to educate “the bilinguals of the future.” Blackstone’s Steven A. Schwarzman is contributing $350 million.

Robotics

On Oct 15, 2018
@WIRED shared
Whenever @BostonDynamics releases a video of its robots opening doors or doing backflips, the internet has a collective heart attack. But let's just say we're a long way from robot domination. https://t.co/qHD5KFVQRb
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You’re Expecting Too Much Out of Boston Dynamics’ Robots

Boston Dynamics CEO Marc Raibert doesn't know exactly how people will use robots like the SpotMini. But at least it can do the running man.

On Oct 14, 2018
@RobotShop shared
Increasingly human-like robots spark fascination and fear https://t.co/LJLjpQhhRM https://t.co/vevmHWgXZ5
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Increasingly human-like robots spark fascination and fear

Sporting a trendy brown bob, a humanoid robot named Erica chats to a man in front of stunned audience members in Madrid.

On Oct 16, 2018
@robotsapp shared
RT @IEEESpectrum: Amazon’s robotics engineers are simultaneously trying to make the company’s warehouse robots more autonomous and more capable of collaborating with humans. https://t.co/cHJlVU4Wtq
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Brad Porter, VP of Robotics at Amazon, on Warehouse Automation, Machine Learning, and His First Robot

Amazon's chief roboticist discusses the latest advances in the field and how his team is using machine learning to make its robots smarter

Research

On Oct 15, 2018
@jeremyphoward shared
RT @seb_ruder: It was a pleasure being interviewed by @AnalyticsVidhya for an episode of their DataHack Radio. We talked about all things #NLProc. See the post for a summary and the full interview. https://t.co/xj7C9w6frn
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DataHack Radio #12: Exploring the Nuts and Bolts of Natural Language Processing with Sebastian Ruder

This episode of DataHack Radio features NLP expert and researcher Sebastian Ruder talking about his work in the field and his advice to aspiring scientists.

On Oct 16, 2018
@jeremyphoward shared
@dennybritz @fastdotai We use YouTube so live viewers use VPN, which shows them not in China. Also the main https://t.co/GEOZuodrZj community there uses a local copy with translations and weibo group chat. So they're not on this map
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Making neural nets uncool again

This means that our course is unusual in that although it’s designed to be accessible with minimal prerequisites (just high school math and a year of coding experience) we show how to match ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Are you an AI startup looking for VC funding? Here are the questions top investors will use to vet your technology & market potential https://t.co/IFUOhw9j10 #AI #ML #VC #startups #fundraising
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Top Investors Separate AI Hype From Reality

We interviewed seasoned VCs from top firms like CRV, IA Ventures, Two Sigma, and more to find how these successful investors evaluate artificial intelligence startups. IA Ventures invested ...