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Monthly report: June 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like DeepMind and Sam Shead, discussing hashtags such as #AtHomeWithAI , #AI and #CVPR2020.
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Elon Musk-backed OpenAI to release text tool it called dangerous

On Jun 12, 2020
@guardiantech shared
Elon Musk-backed OpenAI to release text tool it called dangerous https://t.co/SFzG3gYvNB
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The API gives firms access to a text generation AI for use in coding and dating entry

www.theguardian.com
On Jun 12, 2020
@guardiantech shared
Elon Musk-backed OpenAI to release text tool it called dangerous https://t.co/SFzG3gYvNB
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Elon Musk-backed OpenAI to release text tool it called dangerous

Elon Musk-backed OpenAI to release text tool it called dangerous

The API gives firms access to a text generation AI for use in coding and dating entry

DeepMind x UCL | Deep Learning Lectures | 1/12 | Intro to Machine Learning & AI

On Jun 8, 2020
@DeepMind shared
In this lecture, @ThoreG explains our machine learning based approach towards AI. He shows how deep learning and RL can be combined to build intelligent systems - including AlphaGo, AlphaStar & more. Watch it in full here: https://t.co/rKATzyFddA (@ai_ucl) #AtHomeWithAI https://t.co/Q1asImfQmX
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In this lecture DeepMind Research Scientist and UCL Professor Thore Graepel explains DeepMind's machine learning based approach towards AI. He examples of ho...

www.youtube.com
On Jun 8, 2020
@DeepMind shared
In this lecture, @ThoreG explains our machine learning based approach towards AI. He shows how deep learning and RL can be combined to build intelligent systems - including AlphaGo, AlphaStar & more. Watch it in full here: https://t.co/rKATzyFddA (@ai_ucl) #AtHomeWithAI https://t.co/Q1asImfQmX
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DeepMind x UCL | Deep Learning Lectures | 1/12 | Intro to Machine Learning & AI

DeepMind x UCL | Deep Learning Lectures | 1/12 | Intro to Machine Learning & AI

In this lecture DeepMind Research Scientist and UCL Professor Thore Graepel explains DeepMind's machine learning based approach towards AI. He examples of ho...

The Highest-Trending Research Papers From CVPR 2020

On Jun 17, 2020
@thinkmariya shared
CVPR 2020 is a now-virtual academic AI conference showcasing cutting-edge research ideas in computer vision and image generation. We’ve highlighted research papers that were trending in the #AI research community in the months leading up to #CVPR2020. https://t.co/WC9wssWBew
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CVPR 2020 is yet another big AI conference that takes place 100% virtually this year. But regardless of the format, the conference still showcases the most interesting cutting-edge research ideas in computer vision and image generation. ...

www.topbots.com
On Jun 17, 2020
@thinkmariya shared
CVPR 2020 is a now-virtual academic AI conference showcasing cutting-edge research ideas in computer vision and image generation. We’ve highlighted research papers that were trending in the #AI research community in the months leading up to #CVPR2020. https://t.co/WC9wssWBew
Open

The Highest-Trending Research Papers From CVPR 2020

The Highest-Trending Research Papers From CVPR 2020

CVPR 2020 is yet another big AI conference that takes place 100% virtually this year. But regardless of the format, the conference still showcases the most interesting cutting-edge research ...

Reading Your Face: How To Humanize Technology With Emotion AI

On Jun 5, 2020
@kaliouby shared
RT @ComputerHistory: “When it comes to the digital world, our computers have trained us to behave as if we lived in a world where none of us can read one another’s emotional cues,” writes @Affectiva’s @kaliouby in #GirlDecoded. Learn more about Rana’s path to #emotionAI https://t.co/xoy6I0Op4u
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To be truly effective tools, computers must learn how to read and adapt to human emotions. AI must include emotional intelligence.

medium.com
On Jun 5, 2020
@kaliouby shared
RT @ComputerHistory: “When it comes to the digital world, our computers have trained us to behave as if we lived in a world where none of us can read one another’s emotional cues,” writes @Affectiva’s @kaliouby in #GirlDecoded. Learn more about Rana’s path to #emotionAI https://t.co/xoy6I0Op4u
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Reading Your Face: How To Humanize Technology With Emotion AI

Reading Your Face: How To Humanize Technology With Emotion AI

To be truly effective tools, computers must learn how to read and adapt to human emotions. AI must include emotional intelligence.

Protests Shine Light On Facial Recognition Tech Problems

On Jun 23, 2020
@AINowInstitute shared
"Facial recognition is “very much a part of the fabric of American life in different ways,” says @rajiinio. “I think a lot of people are not aware of the scale at which it’s deployed.” https://t.co/tAVldeH4Nv
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AI researchers and advocates discuss abolishing facial recognition tech—and why gradual reforms aren’t enough.

www.sciencefriday.com
On Jun 23, 2020
@AINowInstitute shared
"Facial recognition is “very much a part of the fabric of American life in different ways,” says @rajiinio. “I think a lot of people are not aware of the scale at which it’s deployed.” https://t.co/tAVldeH4Nv
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Protests Shine Light On Facial Recognition Tech Problems

Protests Shine Light On Facial Recognition Tech Problems

AI researchers and advocates discuss abolishing facial recognition tech—and why gradual reforms aren’t enough.

Under pressure, UK government releases NHS COVID data deals with big tech

On Jun 5, 2020
@Sam_L_Shead shared
RT @openDemocracy: BREAKING: Under pressure, UK govt has released its massive NHS COVID-19 datastore contracts with Amazon, Microsoft, Faculty, Palantir, Google – hours before @opendemocracy & @foxglovelegal were due to sue. Here’s the full story – and all the documents: https://t.co/0uLch6CS2h
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Hours before openDemocracy was due to sue, government releases massive data-sharing contracts with Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Faculty and Palantir.

www.opendemocracy.net
On Jun 5, 2020
@Sam_L_Shead shared
RT @openDemocracy: BREAKING: Under pressure, UK govt has released its massive NHS COVID-19 datastore contracts with Amazon, Microsoft, Faculty, Palantir, Google – hours before @opendemocracy & @foxglovelegal were due to sue. Here’s the full story – and all the documents: https://t.co/0uLch6CS2h
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Under pressure, UK government releases NHS COVID data deals with big tech

Under pressure, UK government releases NHS COVID data deals with big tech

Hours before openDemocracy was due to sue, government releases massive data-sharing contracts with Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Faculty and Palantir.

Machine Learning: Algorithms in the Real World Specialization

On Jun 11, 2020
@DeepMind shared
Interested in building a complete ML project? According to @PatrickPilarski, the “Machine Learning: Algorithms in the Real World Specialisation” course offered by @AmiiThinks & @coursera is a great choice: https://t.co/9zGxq1oVw1 #AtHomeWithAI
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Offered by Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute. This specialization is for professionals who have heard the buzz around machine learning and want to apply machine learning to data analysis and automation. ...

www.coursera.org
On Jun 11, 2020
@DeepMind shared
Interested in building a complete ML project? According to @PatrickPilarski, the “Machine Learning: Algorithms in the Real World Specialisation” course offered by @AmiiThinks & @coursera is a great choice: https://t.co/9zGxq1oVw1 #AtHomeWithAI
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Machine Learning: Algorithms in the Real World Specialization

Machine Learning: Algorithms in the Real World Specialization

Offered by Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute. This specialization is for professionals who have heard the buzz around machine learning and want to apply machine learning to data ...

China Won’t Win the Race for AI Dominance

On Jun 19, 2020
@stevelevine shared
RT @carlbfrey: My latest piece with @maosbot in ⁦@ForeignAffairs, arguing that China's alleged AI advantage is hugely overblown. "If data are the new oil, they might just be China’s natural resource curse." https://t.co/6yfCReFat1
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Authoritarians love data, but innovation matters more.

www.foreignaffairs.com
On Jun 19, 2020
@stevelevine shared
RT @carlbfrey: My latest piece with @maosbot in ⁦@ForeignAffairs, arguing that China's alleged AI advantage is hugely overblown. "If data are the new oil, they might just be China’s natural resource curse." https://t.co/6yfCReFat1
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China Won’t Win the Race for AI Dominance

China Won’t Win the Race for AI Dominance

Authoritarians love data, but innovation matters more.

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Founded in 2010. Building Artificial General Intelligence. The creators of #AlphaGo and Atari DQN

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Freelance journalist writing for the likes of @ft @wired and @forbes. Working on book #1. News tips: [email protected]

Follow 8.1k Followers

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Prof. Dr. Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence #AI, Machine Intelligence, Machine Learning #ML, Robotics, Software Engineering. Runner, books, Yogi.

Follow 2.7k Followers

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Policy Analyst at OpenAI. Formerly: AI Policy Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford. Views my own.

Follow 14.0k Followers

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E.D., IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous & Intelligent Systems and E.D., Council on Extended Intelligence. Tweets are my own.

Follow 11.4k Followers

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🤓👾🐶 Venture Partner @PointNineCap. Scientist, photographer, perpetual foodie. ⛩ AI communities https://t.co/KzYZd3MTbf @LDN_AI 📖 AI Report https://t.co/HuEP4tzRzW

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Chief Technology & Product Officer @MetamavenAI. Editor @TOPBOTS. #AI #ML @Forbes writer, speaker, author @AppliedAIBook, maker of lovable #UX & crappy #bots

Follow 27.2k Followers

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Managing director for Europe and Asia @coindesk. Priors: @qz @e27sg @chinaeconreview @malaysiakini

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co-founder https://t.co/ZvDGNlehRt + professor @usfca_msds | past: Duke math PhD, quant, early Uber eng | now: making neural nets uncool

Follow 26.8k Followers

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News and comment from the @Guardian's technology team

Follow 2.5M Followers

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Entrepreneur. Scientist. Co-founder and CEO @Affectiva. On a mission to bring #AI to life with emotion tech. #EmotionAI #CV #ML #DeepLearning #womenintech

Follow 13.5k Followers

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Interdisciplinary university research institute examining the social implications of artificial intelligence, ML, and related technologies. @NYUniversity

Follow 13.0k Followers

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Future Editor, Axios; senior fellow, Atlantic Council; adjunct professor, Georgetown University; author The Powerhouse. Newsletter: https://t.co/xAzkIP0yUf

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MIT's largest lab: the Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab https://t.co/oEBFg67jYJ #ai #cs #robotics #ml #nlp #bigdata #iot #datascience

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Machine Learnist. Asst Prof—@carnegiemellon (2018), PhD—UCSD, Editor—https://t.co/QDAZ7VNZr9, Scientist—@awscloud, Music—around

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Artificial intelligence news, opinion, features and analysis. Chatbots, deep learning, machine learning, and business use cases. (Editor: @Gadget_Ry) #AI

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The Guardian's Science Correspondent. Send me your stories: [email protected]

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Writer and game designer. @GeorgiaTech Professor, @TheAtlantic Contributing Editor, @objectsobjects co-editor. Read "Play Anything": https://t.co/gu9vvchIOv

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X is a moonshot factory. Our goal is to invent and launch breakthrough technologies that have the potential to solve the world's biggest problems.

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writing about security, platforms, & law @wired. Previously @motherboard. My DMs are open or [email protected]

Follow 4.9k Followers