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Annual Report 2018

This year, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 132 influencers like Mariya Yao and Rachel Thomas, discussing hashtags such as #DeepLearning , #MachineLearning and #ML.
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On Nov 7, 2018
@Jaguilam2003 shared
Why Chinese Artificial Intelligence Will Run The World

Why Chinese Artificial Intelligence Will Run The World

With Chinese tech giants Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent focused on developing sophisticated AI-driven systems in the coming decade, the rest of the world can only watch while China builds the ...

On Nov 20, 2018
@glichfield shared
What's the difference between machine learning, reinforcement learning, deep learning, and supervised vs. unsupervised learning? @_karenhao drew you a flowchart
On Oct 29, 2018
@KaleighRogers shared
RT @motherboard: Scientists processed 109 hours of oral sex to develop an AI that sucks dick

'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.

On Nov 26, 2018
@vmirly shared
RT @PacktPub: Our #lightningdeal on bestseller Python Machine Learning - Second Edition by @rasbt and @vmirly is now live. Get this book at a discounted price, but hurry as it’s only available for 6 hours! @ThePSF #Python #Programming

Python Machine Learning: Machine Learning and Deep Learning with Python, scikit-learn, and TensorFlow, 2nd Edition

Python Machine Learning: Machine Learning and Deep Learning with Python, scikit-learn, and TensorFlow, 2nd Edition [Sebastian Raschka, Vahid Mirjalili] on *FREE* shipping on ...

On Oct 9, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
What do VCs look for in AI and machine learning startups? These leading investors share their evaluation frameworks #AI #ML #startups #fundraising

15 Investors Share Their Favorite Artificial Intelligence Companies

15 top venture capitalists from firms like CRV, IA Ventures, and Two Sigma share their favorite AI portfolio companies and investment opportunities.

On Apr 25, 2018
@math_rachel shared
Using embeddings for categorical variables is covered in lessons 3 & 4 of the course. And they are implemented in the fastai library in the fastai.column_data module

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 17, 2018
@bellorio shared
A pioneering scientist explains ‘deep learning’ #DeepLearning

A pioneering scientist explains ‘deep learning’

Artificial intelligence meets human intelligence

On Dec 3, 2018
@GoAbiAryan shared
Great collection

No time to read AI research? We summarized top 2018 papers for you

Trying to keep up with AI research papers can feel like an exercise in futility given how quickly the industry moves. If you’re buried in papers to read that you haven’t quite gotten around ...

On Oct 19, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Real world data is messy and unreliable. Learn how to adapt your deep learning approach to address issues like weak labels, unbalanced classes, and model explainability #AI #ML #deeplearning #machinelearning #data

Applying Deep Learning To Real World Problems

Rarely can you just take code from a tutorial and just make it work. Rasmus Rothe discusses nuances of applying deep learning to real world problems.

On Nov 17, 2018
@vmirly shared
RT @ylecun: I don't like the title, but this Wired UK article on FAIR and Facebook AI is good. We are not in a "fight to beat Google and dominate AI." Rather, we are in a fight to make progress towards more...

Inside Facebook's fight to beat Google and dominate in AI

At Facebook's FAIR labs, researchers are working hard to put AI to use. But, faced with competition from Google's DeepMind, the social media giant is on its back foot

On Nov 15, 2018
@Jaguilam2003 shared
RT @KirkDBorne: The evolution of #MachineLearning 2010 to 2040: via @PwC @MikeQuindazzi #AI #Statistics #BigData #DataScience #DeepLearning #xAI #DAIFE HT @Vilynx

Machine learning evolution (infographic)

What will it take for AI to become mainstream in business? The convergence of different research approaches—and lots of human intelligence.

On Dec 11, 2018
@math_rachel shared
RT @kdnuggets: #MachineLearning & #AI Main Developments in 2018 and Key Trends for 2019

Machine Learning & AI Main Developments in 2018 and Key Trends for 2019

Below are the responses from Anima Anandkumar, Andriy Burkov, Pedro Domingos, Ajit Jaokar, Nikita Johnson, Zachary Chase Lipton, Matthew Mayo, Brandon Rohrer, Elena Sharova, Rachel Thomas, ...

On Oct 21, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Stanford researchers apply #deeplearning to Google Street View images to deduce your political leanings #AI #ML #computervision #politics

This Algorithm Predicts If You’ll Vote Democrat or Republican

Computer algorithms can do a better job of accurately predicting political bias and how you'll vote. This is how.

On Nov 7, 2018
@math_rachel shared
RT @math_rachel: @thatguy9869 @CatchTheBaby @jeremyphoward You don't need big data to do deep learning.

What you need to do deep learning

In the last 20 years, the video gaming industry drove forward huge advances in GPUs (graphical processing units), used to do the matrix math needed for rendering graphics. The status of ...

On Oct 26, 2018
@prostheticknowl shared
TL GAN generative photorealistic faces interface (by Shaobo GUAN): More here:

Generating custom photo-realistic faces using AI

Controlled image synthesis and editing using a novel TL-GAN model

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

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

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Ingeniero Mecànico Msc. en Ingeniería Mecánica con enfasis en Construcción de Turbinas de Gas y de Vapor. Profesor jubilado de la Universidad del Valle.

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

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Learning from Data; Statistics; #machinelearning #python #computervision #deeplearning Co-author of Python Machine Learning, 2nd ed

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Business Developer Manager - #ExponentialWorld - #ICT - #ERPFashion - #future - #Innovation - #AI - #deeplearning - #machinelearning #BOTS

Follow 461.0 Followers

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Researcher studying Autonomous Agents. Director @WomenWhoCodeLA

Follow 3.1k Followers

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CEO @voyage. Super-charging communities with autonomous vehicles.

Follow 15.0k 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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EIC & Chief Cocktail Officer @techreview. Ex- @qz, @datasociety, @TheEconomist. London-Mexico City-Moscow-Jerusalem-NYC-Boston. Undersharer.

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Staff writer @motherboard, host of @sciencesolvedit [email protected]

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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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n. Information that a person does not know, but can access as needed using technology

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MIT's largest lab: the Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab #ai #cs #robotics #ml #nlp #bigdata #iot #datascience

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Director, Microsoft Research Labs

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Researching the social implications of AI. Co-founder @AINowInstitute at NYU | Principal Researcher MSR-NYC | Distinguished Research Professor NYU |

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The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists informs the public about risks from nuclear weapons, climate change, & disruptive technologies.

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

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Machine Learnist. Asst Prof—@carnegiemellon (2018), PhD—UCSD, Editor—, Scientist—@awscloud, Music—around

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