Top news of the week: 03.07.2020.

Computer vision, Neural network, Race, E-mail, Crisis management, League tables of British universities

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On Jul 1, 2020
@AnimaAnandkumar shared
RT @oliviasolon: "Thanks to MIT's cavalier approach when assembling its training set, though, these systems may also label women as whores or bitches, and Black and Asian people with derogatory language." https://t.co/PIhjcVTGpO
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On Jun 30, 2020
@lawrennd shared
RT @Sam_L_Shead: NEW: Twitter A.I. guru Ferenc Huszár is set to join Cambridge University's Department of Computer Science and Technology. Huszár was an early employee at Magic Pony, which was acquired by Twitter for a reported $150 million in 2016. https://t.co/OInhuEnlou
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Twitter A.I. guru who worked for Magic Pony is set to join Cambridge University

Twitter A.I. guru who worked for Magic Pony is set to join Cambridge University

Artificial intelligence expert Ferenc Huszár is set to leave his full-time role at Twitter and join the University of Cambridge.

On Jun 29, 2020
@andersen shared
The Trump administration's early coronavirus response unfolded like a plane crash—so our in-house pilot @JamesFallows decided to investigate it like one: https://t.co/erS52sTOrX
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The 3 Weeks That Changed Everything

The 3 Weeks That Changed Everything

Imagine if the National Transportation Safety Board investigated America’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.

On Jun 30, 2020
@dmonett shared
#AI "is a bag of disparate models and the future may need to involve a fundamental redesign of the popular connectionist approach of neural networks with the logical approach of reasoning systems to achieve a higher degree of generality & fault-tolerance." https://t.co/4OioEOUv18
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The Status and Future of AI

The Status and Future of AI

This article will present some thoughts on the status and the next years of AI evolution. Center stage are two dichotomies: (1) real AI applications vs.

On Jul 3, 2020
@dmonett shared
When everybody defines #AI his way, you get this: "Nine out of ten times when I asked them 'exactly what aspect of your solution is using AI?' or 'what exactly did you mean by AI on slide X?', the response was vague or lacking accuracy." #hype #buzzword https://t.co/L3bUqkgEHw
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AI and Big Data: True Definitions Beyond the Battle of Buzzwords

AI and Big Data: True Definitions Beyond the Battle of Buzzwords

What is meant by"AI" and "Big Data"? Why the AI industry needs to establish globally recognized definitions and taxonomies to avoid them becoming buzzwords

On Jul 1, 2020
@Raspberry_Pi shared
You can now use @thekhronosgroup OpenVX 1.3, an open, royalty-free API standard for cross-platform acceleration of computer vision applications, with your Raspberry Pi: https://t.co/yteFjo1A2Y https://t.co/i5HUKFS7vp
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OpenVX API for Raspberry Pi

OpenVX API for Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi is excited to bring the Khronos OpenVX 1.3 API to our line of single-board computers.

On Jul 1, 2020
@salesforce shared
The agenda for reopening safely: 📅 Incident management 📅 Disaster recovery Bob Sibik, co-founder of @appexchange partner @FusionRiskMgmt shares advice on keeping shareholders safe and informed during COVID-19 & beyond: https://t.co/vmHH9S4wof
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Rapidly Respond to Customers, Employees, and Communities

Rapidly Respond to Customers, Employees, and Communities

Incident management and disaster recovery have always been a part of corporate strategy, but now it's front and center. A risk management expert shares advice on keeping employees, ...

On Jul 2, 2020
@salesforce shared
Brick and mortar reopenings do not mean “back to business as usual.” Heightened concerns around safety and sanitization mean retailers must rethink operations. @YouNeedGloves, is one Trailblazer helping others ramp up and re-engage their clients: https://t.co/R4XyfAcWIT
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How AMMEX handled a spike in demand despite supply chain disruption

How AMMEX handled a spike in demand despite supply chain disruption

Despite supply chain disruption, glove distributor AMMEX was able to scale communications and ramp up sales by using technology.