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Monthly report: October 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like John C. Havens and Mariya Yao, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #MachineLearning and #DeepLearning.
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

On Oct 30, 2018
@math_rachel shared
RT @jovialjoy: @MiaD Thank you for taking the time to make this list! I've just finished going through to follow and amplify everyone you have listed. "We celebrate the successes of our sisters with Serena smiles" #TogetherWeRise https://t.co/beEb83iSYC
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Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

medium.com
On Oct 30, 2018
@math_rachel shared
RT @jovialjoy: @MiaD Thank you for taking the time to make this list! I've just finished going through to follow and amplify everyone you have listed. "We celebrate the successes of our sisters with Serena smiles" #TogetherWeRise https://t.co/beEb83iSYC
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem”

On Oct 26, 2018
@dmonett shared
4 years receiving millions of decisions (w/ lots of heated discussions in my #AI class) Some results of The Moral Machine experiment: "More people have started becoming aware that AI could have different ethical consequences on different groups of people." https://t.co/6wO0CIQLxK
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Millions of people in 233 countries weighed in on whose lives self-driving cars should prioritize, revealing how much ethics diverge across cultures.

www.technologyreview.com
On Oct 26, 2018
@dmonett shared
4 years receiving millions of decisions (w/ lots of heated discussions in my #AI class) Some results of The Moral Machine experiment: "More people have started becoming aware that AI could have different ethical consequences on different groups of people." https://t.co/6wO0CIQLxK
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A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem”

Millions of people in 233 countries weighed in on whose lives self-driving cars should prioritize, revealing how much ethics diverge across cultures.

Google AI Residency Program

On Oct 10, 2018
@GoAbiAryan shared
RT @ch402: Reminder: There are a growing number of AI residency programs. Consider applying to multiple. :) Google: https://t.co/F6iOLhAoGo OpenAI: https://t.co/APhlgoXW17 Facebook: https://t.co/sI7qJu1rjI Uber: https://t.co/GRJvvWqNGW Microsoft: https://t.co/KvQBWdhxpF
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The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

ai.google
On Oct 10, 2018
@GoAbiAryan shared
RT @ch402: Reminder: There are a growing number of AI residency programs. Consider applying to multiple. :) Google: https://t.co/F6iOLhAoGo OpenAI: https://t.co/APhlgoXW17 Facebook: https://t.co/sI7qJu1rjI Uber: https://t.co/GRJvvWqNGW Microsoft: https://t.co/KvQBWdhxpF
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Google AI Residency Program

The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

'The Blowjob Paper:' Scientists Processed 109 Hours of Oral Sex to Develop an AI that Sucks Dick

On Oct 29, 2018
@KaleighRogers shared
RT @motherboard: Scientists processed 109 hours of oral sex to develop an AI that sucks dick https://t.co/ndksTB1O9E https://t.co/wpaAi3I9vl
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Anonymous machine learning engineers wrote 'The Blowjob Paper' to try to make this bj machine more lifelike.

motherboard.vice.com
On Oct 29, 2018
@KaleighRogers shared
RT @motherboard: Scientists processed 109 hours of oral sex to develop an AI that sucks dick https://t.co/ndksTB1O9E https://t.co/wpaAi3I9vl
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'The Blowjob Paper:' Scientists Processed 109 Hours of Oral Sex to Develop an AI that Sucks Dick

Anonymous machine learning engineers wrote 'The Blowjob Paper' to try to make this bj machine more lifelike.

Artificial Intelligence Is Learning to Keep Learning

On Nov 1, 2018
@SilverJacket shared
Tired: Machines that learn. Wired: Machines that learn how to keep learning after deployment, and do so with little data. My piece in the current @sciam on work by @ThomasMiconi of @UberAILabs at @icmlconf: https://t.co/ztCUQfJK36
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A new machine-learning technique mimics the brain’s ability to adapt to new circumstances

www.scientificamerican.com
On Nov 1, 2018
@SilverJacket shared
Tired: Machines that learn. Wired: Machines that learn how to keep learning after deployment, and do so with little data. My piece in the current @sciam on work by @ThomasMiconi of @UberAILabs at @icmlconf: https://t.co/ztCUQfJK36
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Artificial Intelligence Is Learning to Keep Learning

A new machine-learning technique mimics the brain’s ability to adapt to new circumstances

This Japanese robot contractor can install drywall

On Oct 2, 2018
@MIT_CSAIL shared
Need a new contractor? This humanoid robot could help you install drywall: https://t.co/LQ3mSgjLFk (credit: @AIST_JP @verge) https://t.co/XzsynTn2lC
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The HRP-5P humanoid robot was built in response to an aging population and labor shortages.

www.theverge.com
On Oct 2, 2018
@MIT_CSAIL shared
Need a new contractor? This humanoid robot could help you install drywall: https://t.co/LQ3mSgjLFk (credit: @AIST_JP @verge) https://t.co/XzsynTn2lC
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This Japanese robot contractor can install drywall

The HRP-5P humanoid robot was built in response to an aging population and labor shortages.

Answer These 5 Basic Questions Before You Build A Chatbot

On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Thinking of building a chatbot? Be sure you have solid answers to these fundamental questions before you begin your project https://t.co/YX7RjsCdxV #chatbot #chatbots #bot #bots #AI #NLP #automation #custserv #CX
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Many brands have launched chatbots to allow customers to access information via messaging apps and virtual assistants. With both of these examples, chatbots simply allow customers to interact with information that’s already easily available through a website or mobile app. No chatbot can ...

www.topbots.com
On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Thinking of building a chatbot? Be sure you have solid answers to these fundamental questions before you begin your project https://t.co/YX7RjsCdxV #chatbot #chatbots #bot #bots #AI #NLP #automation #custserv #CX
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Answer These 5 Basic Questions Before You Build A Chatbot

Many brands have launched chatbots to allow customers to access information via messaging apps and virtual assistants. With both of these examples, chatbots simply allow customers to ...

Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and AI systems

On Sep 16, 2018
@johnchavens shared
RT @alan_winfield: @johnchavens @BrookingsInst Interesting article. The 6 recommendations to "help firms ensure fair, safe, and transparent AI applications." are very similar to the 5 pillars of ethical governance for robotics and AI that we propose here https://t.co/fKiQX7lEkf
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Winfield, A. F. and Jirotka, M. (2018) Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and AI systems. ISSN 1364-503X [In Press] Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/37556 Abstract/Description This paper explores the question of ethical governance for robotics and AI ...

eprints.uwe.ac.uk
On Sep 16, 2018
@johnchavens shared
RT @alan_winfield: @johnchavens @BrookingsInst Interesting article. The 6 recommendations to "help firms ensure fair, safe, and transparent AI applications." are very similar to the 5 pillars of ethical governance for robotics and AI that we propose here https://t.co/fKiQX7lEkf
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Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and AI systems

Winfield, A. F. and Jirotka, M. (2018) Ethical governance is essential to building trust in robotics and AI systems. ISSN 1364-503X [In Press] Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/37556 ...

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

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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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