Artificial Intelligence News Essentials

Monthly report: August 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 318 influencers like Bob Carver ✭ and Shakir Mohamed, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #ArtificialIntelligence and #DeepLearning.
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Meet the female computer scientist and activist who got Big Tech to stand down

On Aug 4, 2020
@shakir_za shared
RT @jovialjoy: Thank you @FastCompany for featuring my journey and the work of @AJLUnited on the cover of the #FCCreativePeople issue! Shout out to https://t.co/sbXY5zIv2Q for the incredibly memorable socially distant photo shoot. Read more here: https://t.co/MyJcWCfCoz https://t.co/WQ6lSLgRQL
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Joy Buolamwini’s research helped persuade Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft to put a hold on facial recognition technology. Through her nonprofit Algorithmic Justice League, she’s now battling AI bias in other realms.

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On Aug 4, 2020
@shakir_za shared
RT @jovialjoy: Thank you @FastCompany for featuring my journey and the work of @AJLUnited on the cover of the #FCCreativePeople issue! Shout out to https://t.co/sbXY5zIv2Q for the incredibly memorable socially distant photo shoot. Read more here: https://t.co/MyJcWCfCoz https://t.co/WQ6lSLgRQL
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Meet the female computer scientist and activist who got Big Tech to stand down

Meet the female computer scientist and activist who got Big Tech to stand down

Joy Buolamwini’s research helped persuade Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft to put a hold on facial recognition technology. Through her nonprofit Algorithmic Justice League, she’s now battling AI ...

Here’s why Apple believes it’s an AI leader—and why it says critics have it all wrong

On Aug 8, 2020
@RickKing16 shared
Here’s why Apple believes it’s an #AI leader—and why it says critics have it all wrong https://t.co/MEX9HtfGOf https://t.co/1E2fuFikcr
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Apple AI chief and ex-Googler John Giannandrea dives into the details with Ars.

arstechnica.com
On Aug 8, 2020
@RickKing16 shared
Here’s why Apple believes it’s an #AI leader—and why it says critics have it all wrong https://t.co/MEX9HtfGOf https://t.co/1E2fuFikcr
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Here’s why Apple believes it’s an AI leader—and why it says critics have it all wrong

Here’s why Apple believes it’s an AI leader—and why it says critics have it all wrong

Apple AI chief and ex-Googler John Giannandrea dives into the details with Ars.

OpenCV Sudoku Solver and OCR

On Aug 10, 2020
@mariuskarma shared
RT @PyImageSearch: New tutorial!🚀 Automatic Sudoku solver with #OpenCV, #Python, and #DeepLearning - Train digit recognizer with #Keras and #TensorFlow - Solve puzzle automatically - Includes full tutorial https://t.co/98Ye5vviFI 👍 #MachineLearning #ArtificialIntelligence #AI #DataScience https://t.co/dHVWKyvXUE
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In this tutorial, you will create an automatic sudoku puzzle solver using OpenCV, Deep Learning, and Optical Character Recognition (OCR).

www.pyimagesearch.com
On Aug 10, 2020
@mariuskarma shared
RT @PyImageSearch: New tutorial!🚀 Automatic Sudoku solver with #OpenCV, #Python, and #DeepLearning - Train digit recognizer with #Keras and #TensorFlow - Solve puzzle automatically - Includes full tutorial https://t.co/98Ye5vviFI 👍 #MachineLearning #ArtificialIntelligence #AI #DataScience https://t.co/dHVWKyvXUE
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OpenCV Sudoku Solver and OCR

OpenCV Sudoku Solver and OCR

In this tutorial, you will create an automatic sudoku puzzle solver using OpenCV, Deep Learning, and Optical Character Recognition (OCR).

The flaws that make today’s AI architecture unsafe and a new approach that could fix it

On Aug 11, 2020
@FLIxrisk shared
The @80000Hours Podcast: Stuart Russell on the flaws that make today’s AI architecture unsafe and a new approach that could fix it https://t.co/1vU1I6APuA
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Stuart Russell, Professor at UC Berkeley and co-author of the most popular AI textbook, thinks the way we approach machine learning today is fundamentally flawed.

80000hours.org
On Aug 11, 2020
@FLIxrisk shared
The @80000Hours Podcast: Stuart Russell on the flaws that make today’s AI architecture unsafe and a new approach that could fix it https://t.co/1vU1I6APuA
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The flaws that make today’s AI architecture unsafe and a new approach that could fix it

The flaws that make today’s AI architecture unsafe and a new approach that could fix it

Stuart Russell, Professor at UC Berkeley and co-author of the most popular AI textbook, thinks the way we approach machine learning today is fundamentally flawed.

Amazon's Machine Learning University is making its online courses available to the public

On Aug 13, 2020
@zacharylipton shared
RT @mldcmu: [email protected] has launched #machinelearning classes available to the public, including courseware from world-renowned scientists: @astonzhangAZ, @mli65, @zacharylipton, and @smolix → https://t.co/EefzGoTkfr https://t.co/zR0YeOcob5
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Classes previously only available to Amazon employees will now be available to the community.

www.amazon.science
On Aug 13, 2020
@zacharylipton shared
RT @mldcmu: [email protected] has launched #machinelearning classes available to the public, including courseware from world-renowned scientists: @astonzhangAZ, @mli65, @zacharylipton, and @smolix → https://t.co/EefzGoTkfr https://t.co/zR0YeOcob5
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Amazon's Machine Learning University is making its online courses available to the public

Amazon's Machine Learning University is making its online courses available to the public

Classes previously only available to Amazon employees will now be available to the community.

10+ Buzzwords to Banish From Your Content Marketing Vocabulary

On Aug 6, 2020
@SFerika shared
Unprecedented. Going viral. Growth hacking. If any of these terms sound like nails on a chalkboard, you're not alone! Check out these 10+ #marketing buzzwords that need to go, and let us know your additions. https://t.co/Z9zGqXPgTy. via @CMIContent @anngynn #contentmarketing
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Check out these overused, misused, and poorly used buzzwords in content marketing and consider their replacements – Content Marketing Institute

On Aug 6, 2020
@SFerika shared
Unprecedented. Going viral. Growth hacking. If any of these terms sound like nails on a chalkboard, you're not alone! Check out these 10+ #marketing buzzwords that need to go, and let us know your additions. https://t.co/Z9zGqXPgTy. via @CMIContent @anngynn #contentmarketing
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10+ Buzzwords to Banish From Your Content Marketing Vocabulary

10+ Buzzwords to Banish From Your Content Marketing Vocabulary

Check out these overused, misused, and poorly used buzzwords in content marketing and consider their replacements – Content Marketing Institute

Tokyo

On Aug 18, 2020
@hardmaru shared
RT @heiga_zen: Google Research Tokyo page is now live! https://t.co/n350p6s8LM
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Tokyo

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On Aug 18, 2020
@hardmaru shared
RT @heiga_zen: Google Research Tokyo page is now live! https://t.co/n350p6s8LM
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Mayo Clinic, Google show how they're deploying cloud-based AI to combat COVID-19

On Aug 19, 2020
@HIMSS shared
RT @UsmanSattarMD: @MayoClinic, @googlecloud show how they're deploying #cloud based #AI to combat #Covid_19 In a @HIMSS presentation, Mayo CIO @CrisJRoss & Platform President Dr. @jhalamka will show how #pandemic is accelerating the #health system's #DigitalTransformation https://t.co/Wr2yJX8DPY
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In a HIMSS Learning Center presentation, Mayo CIO Cris Ross, Platform President Dr. John Halamka and other experts will show how the pandemic is accelerating the health system's infrastructure transformation.

www.healthcareitnews.com
On Aug 19, 2020
@HIMSS shared
RT @UsmanSattarMD: @MayoClinic, @googlecloud show how they're deploying #cloud based #AI to combat #Covid_19 In a @HIMSS presentation, Mayo CIO @CrisJRoss & Platform President Dr. @jhalamka will show how #pandemic is accelerating the #health system's #DigitalTransformation https://t.co/Wr2yJX8DPY
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Mayo Clinic, Google show how they're deploying cloud-based AI to combat COVID-19

Mayo Clinic, Google show how they're deploying cloud-based AI to combat COVID-19

In a HIMSS Learning Center presentation, Mayo CIO Cris Ross, Platform President Dr. John Halamka and other experts will show how the pandemic is accelerating the health system's ...

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Twitter Top10 #CyberSecurity #infosec #IoT #privacy #AI #ML #disrupt #blockchain #Industry40 #startups #Cloud #FutureOfWork #technology #Speaker RT != agree

Follow 44.5k Followers

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Towards the Intelligent Machinery of Grace. Research Scientist @DeepMind. Strengthening African ML @DeepIndaba. He/Him. South African 🇿🇦🏳️‍🌈🌍

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#CISO #CIO #Veteran & Father of 3 Girls - Top 10 Ranked Global #ThoughtLeader & #Speaker #CyberSecurity, #IoT, #AI ☝️Head of Digital Business at Netsync☝️ #STEM

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I think about technology and the impact on business & society. Author of 3 mgt books. Founder of https://t.co/sudr1cIO2m & fighting fake news, bots and trolls w/ https://t.co/N8xnymjUWb

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influencer & advisor on #artificialintelligence, #innovation & #technology, founder https://t.co/TUfZ40kYbe Co-founder @WeandAI, ex #CTO - #aiethics above all #human !

Follow 56.3k Followers

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Technology improve the world! Use efficiently #MachineLearning #BigData #Analytics #AI #Business Intelligence #Raspberry_PI #Python #Ether #IDEA

Follow 6.0k Followers

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The Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence. Exploring the implications of AI, at the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford, Imperial and Berkeley.

Follow 7.9k Followers

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I'm a technology theorist driving innovation at humanity's tipping point. Host of the TQ Podcast. @Google Health Board @WHO Digital Health Expert #COVID19

Follow 63.1k Followers

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Together, towards a world full of robots.

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News and comment from the @Guardian's technology team

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Research scientist in AI safety at DeepMind. Co-founder of Future of Life Institute @flixrisk. Views are my own and do not represent DeepMind or FLI.

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Thought Leadership: #cybersecurity, #emergingtech, #IoT, #AI FORBES Contributor, Georgetown U Professor, Named A Top Tech Person To Follow On LinkedIn.

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🇦🇺 Distinguished research scientist: @usfca Deep learning R&D & education: https://t.co/ZvDGNlehRt Software: https://t.co/GMYkPDXNW3 Book: https://t.co/1YSqXvWW87 Course: https://t.co/Q2qMl59EfH

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Inspiring readers to think beyond traditional boundaries & create the future of business. Subscribe to our daily newsletter: https://t.co/0Xu5j8VNv3

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#SpatialComputing, #AI, #Robotics, #VR, #AR, #MixedReality dev. #Onalytica #influencer 2017 #1 #VR - 2016 (#1 #VR, #14 #AI, #35 #Robotics) #music #gamedev

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Original news, reviews, analysis of tech trends, and expert advice on the most fundamental aspects of tech.

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Deep learning @google. Creator of Keras. Author of 'Deep Learning with Python'. Opinions are my own.

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FLI catalyzes and supports research and initiatives to safeguard life and develop optimistic visions of the future. Official account. RT is not endorsement.

Follow 25.8k Followers

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The Machine Intelligence Research Institute exists to ensure that the creation of smarter-than-human intelligence has a positive impact.

Follow 33.9k Followers

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Digital Transformation Consulting #AI #MachineLearning #DeepLearning #DataScience #AIEthics #CloudComputing #Fintech #DigitalMarketing

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