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Monthly report: June 2019

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Neural Code Search: ML-based code search using natural language queries

On Jun 24, 2019
@ylecun shared
RT @facebookai: We’ve developed a tool that applies natural language processing (#NLP) and information retrieval techniques directly to source code text, in order to produce a #machinelearning-based code search system. https://t.co/4FcMU5Xwza https://t.co/gvp09sRpUv
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We’ve developed an internal tool that applies natural language processing and information retrieval techniques directly to source code text, in order to produce an machine learning-based code search system.

ai.facebook.com
On Jun 24, 2019
@ylecun shared
RT @facebookai: We’ve developed a tool that applies natural language processing (#NLP) and information retrieval techniques directly to source code text, in order to produce a #machinelearning-based code search system. https://t.co/4FcMU5Xwza https://t.co/gvp09sRpUv
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Neural Code Search: ML-based code search using natural language queries

We’ve developed an internal tool that applies natural language processing and information retrieval techniques directly to source code text, in order to produce an machine learning-based ...

Amazon sued over Alexa child recordings in US

On Jun 29, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @Boring_AI: "Neither the children not the parents have consented to the children's interactions being permanently recorded." When @amazon loses we are all better off. https://t.co/XBahTYCepT
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Two complaints claim the firm lacks the required consent to build and store youngsters' voice profiles.

www.bbc.com
On Jun 29, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @Boring_AI: "Neither the children not the parents have consented to the children's interactions being permanently recorded." When @amazon loses we are all better off. https://t.co/XBahTYCepT
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Amazon sued over Alexa child recordings in US

Two complaints claim the firm lacks the required consent to build and store youngsters' voice profiles.

Post-doctoral fellow on automatic machine learning (V32.4006)

On Jun 30, 2019
@lawrennd shared
RT @joavanschoren: We have just opened an exciting #job opportunity as a #postdoc to work on automated #machinelearning (#AutoML) as part of my #Amazon Research Award. We aim to build an AutoML Gym to train top-notch AutoML methods - with #metalearning. Please RT! #ai #ml https://t.co/cScqEZCsGl
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Challenging post-doctoral fellowship on automated machine learning (AutoML). We are building an AutoML playground (an 'AutoML Gym') to train AutoML systems on many different problems and get increasingly better over time. This work is part of an Amazon Research Award.

jobs.tue.nl
On Jun 30, 2019
@lawrennd shared
RT @joavanschoren: We have just opened an exciting #job opportunity as a #postdoc to work on automated #machinelearning (#AutoML) as part of my #Amazon Research Award. We aim to build an AutoML Gym to train top-notch AutoML methods - with #metalearning. Please RT! #ai #ml https://t.co/cScqEZCsGl
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Post-doctoral fellow on automatic machine learning (V32.4006)

Challenging post-doctoral fellowship on automated machine learning (AutoML). We are building an AutoML playground (an 'AutoML Gym') to train AutoML systems on many different problems and ...

The problem with tech people who want to solve problems

On Jun 29, 2019
@Revkin shared
RT @Joi: Interview with @karaswisher for Recode - The problem with tech people who want to solve problems https://t.co/RkDtvSvpHG
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On the latest Recode Decode, MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito says we need to resist the urge to oversimplify the problems we’re solving.

www.vox.com
On Jun 29, 2019
@Revkin shared
RT @Joi: Interview with @karaswisher for Recode - The problem with tech people who want to solve problems https://t.co/RkDtvSvpHG
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The problem with tech people who want to solve problems

On the latest Recode Decode, MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito says we need to resist the urge to oversimplify the problems we’re solving.

Ethics for Artificial Intelligence

On Jul 1, 2019
@mpshanahan shared
RT @AnjaKasp: Summer reading on ethics for #AI? Int interview with and book reviews by @PaulaBoddington. Good to see the work of @WendellWallach @mathbabedotorg @mpshanahan @johnchavens on the list:-) https://t.co/WUPsdxcMb8
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Advances in artificial intelligence prompt a myriad of ethical questions, says Dr Paula Boddington, as she chooses five of the best books on ethics for AI

fivebooks.com
On Jul 1, 2019
@mpshanahan shared
RT @AnjaKasp: Summer reading on ethics for #AI? Int interview with and book reviews by @PaulaBoddington. Good to see the work of @WendellWallach @mathbabedotorg @mpshanahan @johnchavens on the list:-) https://t.co/WUPsdxcMb8
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Ethics for Artificial Intelligence

Advances in artificial intelligence prompt a myriad of ethical questions, says Dr Paula Boddington, as she chooses five of the best books on ethics for AI

An AI-driven robot hand spent a hundred years teaching itself to rotate a cube

On Jun 4, 2019
@techreview shared
This robot spent the equivalent of a hundred years learning how to manipulate a cube in its hand. https://t.co/dZVTwwES5Q https://t.co/EdlfCC9iDH
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A reinforcement learning algorithm allows Dactyl to learn physical tasks by practicing them in a virtual-reality environment.

www.technologyreview.com
On Jun 4, 2019
@techreview shared
This robot spent the equivalent of a hundred years learning how to manipulate a cube in its hand. https://t.co/dZVTwwES5Q https://t.co/EdlfCC9iDH
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An AI-driven robot hand spent a hundred years teaching itself to rotate a cube

A reinforcement learning algorithm allows Dactyl to learn physical tasks by practicing them in a virtual-reality environment.

What is machine learning? We drew you another flowchart

On Jun 23, 2019
@techreview shared
Frankly, the process of machine learning is quite basic. But it pretty much runs the world. https://t.co/lGCzDsBepZ
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It pretty much runs the world.

www.technologyreview.com
On Jun 23, 2019
@techreview shared
Frankly, the process of machine learning is quite basic. But it pretty much runs the world. https://t.co/lGCzDsBepZ
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Amazon's next big thing may redefine big

On Jun 29, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @NoelSharkey: “[It’s not] Amazon’s responsibility to make sure Rekognition is used accurately or ethically.” This is the way weapons makers talk to abrogate responsibility. ‘We just make it - don’t decide how it’s used’ HT neph @RobMcCargow Great work @DaveLeeBBC https://t.co/lbKwYuow0T
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Amazon doesn't feel it has a responsibility to make sure its groundbreaking technology is always used ethically.

www.bbc.co.uk
On Jun 29, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @NoelSharkey: “[It’s not] Amazon’s responsibility to make sure Rekognition is used accurately or ethically.” This is the way weapons makers talk to abrogate responsibility. ‘We just make it - don’t decide how it’s used’ HT neph @RobMcCargow Great work @DaveLeeBBC https://t.co/lbKwYuow0T
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Amazon's next big thing may redefine big

Amazon doesn't feel it has a responsibility to make sure its groundbreaking technology is always used ethically.

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