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Monthly report: September 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 174 influencers like Miles Brundage and Peter Skomoroch, discussing hashtags such as #machinelearning , #AI and #NeurIPS2019.
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AI Institute “Geometry of Deep Learning” 2019 [Day 2 | Session 2]

On Sep 20, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
Data-driven algorithm design, reducing ML bias with truncated statistics, and the regularization effect of initial large learning rates—take a deep dive into these topics with @CarnegieMellon’s Nina Balcan, @MIT’s @KonstDaskalakis, & @Stanford’s @tengyuma: https://t.co/WSMIOXJYci
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Deep learning is transforming the field of artificial intelligence, yet it is lacking solid theoretical underpinnings. This state of affair significantly hinders further progress, as exemplified by time-consuming hyperparameters optimization, or the extraordinary difficulties encountered ...

www.microsoft.com
On Sep 20, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
Data-driven algorithm design, reducing ML bias with truncated statistics, and the regularization effect of initial large learning rates—take a deep dive into these topics with @CarnegieMellon’s Nina Balcan, @MIT’s @KonstDaskalakis, & @Stanford’s @tengyuma: https://t.co/WSMIOXJYci
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AI Institute “Geometry of Deep Learning” 2019 [Day 2 | Session 2]

Deep learning is transforming the field of artificial intelligence, yet it is lacking solid theoretical underpinnings. This state of affair significantly hinders further progress, as ...

New Advancements in Spoken Language Processing

On Sep 21, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
Less note-taking in meetings! Conversation transcription technology allows the Azure speech system to transcribe spoken word in real time. Check out how conversation transcription engages everyone in the discussion and increases efficiency: https://t.co/r5VoslSlDC
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Introducing Conversation Transcription, an innovative capability that expands Microsoft’s existing Azure Speech Service! See how past technical breakthroughs helped enable real-time, multi-person, far-field speech transcription and speaker attribution.

www.microsoft.com
On Sep 21, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
Less note-taking in meetings! Conversation transcription technology allows the Azure speech system to transcribe spoken word in real time. Check out how conversation transcription engages everyone in the discussion and increases efficiency: https://t.co/r5VoslSlDC
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New Advancements in Spoken Language Processing

Introducing Conversation Transcription, an innovative capability that expands Microsoft’s existing Azure Speech Service! See how past technical breakthroughs helped enable real-time, ...

Experiments with Making Convincing AI-Generated Fake News

On Oct 2, 2019
@hardmaru shared
I feel a similar work done by @minimaxir which looked at the machine generation of fake news did a much better job of laying out all the issues, and discussing the effectiveness and limitations of SOTA models for such applications. https://t.co/jYrsQJW6f1 https://t.co/X3ATbDakZs
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Can the CTRL model create the “fake news” OpenAI was concerned about? Let's put it to the test.

minimaxir.com
On Oct 2, 2019
@hardmaru shared
I feel a similar work done by @minimaxir which looked at the machine generation of fake news did a much better job of laying out all the issues, and discussing the effectiveness and limitations of SOTA models for such applications. https://t.co/jYrsQJW6f1 https://t.co/X3ATbDakZs
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Experiments with Making Convincing AI-Generated Fake News

Can the CTRL model create the “fake news” OpenAI was concerned about? Let's put it to the test.

Machine Learning Systems Design

On Sep 21, 2019
@lawrennd shared
@unsorsodicorda @halnegheimish You shoul find a link in the talk notes here: https://t.co/3UtzokUopX
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Machine learning solutions, in particular those based on deep learning methods, form an underpinning of the current revolution in “artificial intelligence” that has dominated popular press headline...

inverseprobability.com
On Sep 21, 2019
@lawrennd shared
@unsorsodicorda @halnegheimish You shoul find a link in the talk notes here: https://t.co/3UtzokUopX
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Machine Learning Systems Design

Machine learning solutions, in particular those based on deep learning methods, form an underpinning of the current revolution in “artificial intelligence” that has dominated popular press ...

Amazon Brings AI Performance to the Cloud with NVIDIA T4 GPUs

On Sep 20, 2019
@NVIDIADC shared
To deliver the industry’s most versatile GPU platform for #machinelearning, @awscloud announces EC2 G4 instances using NVIDIA's T4 Tensor Core GPU. https://t.co/bWt4VZUXLk https://t.co/nP0ZRDoeAz
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NVIDIA T4 GPUs powering new Amazon EC2 G4 instances deliver compute-versatility and efficiency for machine learning, design, cloud gaming and more.

blogs.nvidia.com
On Sep 20, 2019
@NVIDIADC shared
To deliver the industry’s most versatile GPU platform for #machinelearning, @awscloud announces EC2 G4 instances using NVIDIA's T4 Tensor Core GPU. https://t.co/bWt4VZUXLk https://t.co/nP0ZRDoeAz
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Amazon Brings AI Performance to the Cloud with NVIDIA T4 GPUs

NVIDIA T4 GPUs powering new Amazon EC2 G4 instances deliver compute-versatility and efficiency for machine learning, design, cloud gaming and more.

MMLSpark: empowering AI for Good with Mark Hamilton

On Oct 2, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
As open-source machine learning aids good causes, like arts and the environment, @Mhamilton723 runs a Microsoft machine learning library called MMLSpark—boosting access to many technologies in one place. Hear Mark’s thoughts on AI for good: https://t.co/fRbfliQEqe #MSRPodcast
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As open-source machine learning aids good causes, like arts and the environment, Mark Hamilton runs a Microsoft machine learning library called MMLSpark—boosting access to many technologies in one place. Hear Mark’s thoughts on AI for good.

www.microsoft.com
On Oct 2, 2019
@MSFTResearch shared
As open-source machine learning aids good causes, like arts and the environment, @Mhamilton723 runs a Microsoft machine learning library called MMLSpark—boosting access to many technologies in one place. Hear Mark’s thoughts on AI for good: https://t.co/fRbfliQEqe #MSRPodcast
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MMLSpark: empowering AI for Good with Mark Hamilton

As open-source machine learning aids good causes, like arts and the environment, Mark Hamilton runs a Microsoft machine learning library called MMLSpark—boosting access to many technologies ...

rlpyt

On Sep 8, 2019
@stanfordnlp shared
RT @maxjaderberg: New reinforcement learning library rlpyt in pytorch thanks to Adam Stooke from @berkeley_ai (and previously intern with me at @DeepMindAI). There are a whole suite of RL algorithms implemented and framework for small and medium scale distributed training. https://t.co/fjBRsu03MM https://t.co/wKfJwfrjIb
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Reinforcement Learning in PyTorch. Contribute to astooke/rlpyt development by creating an account on GitHub.

github.com
On Sep 8, 2019
@stanfordnlp shared
RT @maxjaderberg: New reinforcement learning library rlpyt in pytorch thanks to Adam Stooke from @berkeley_ai (and previously intern with me at @DeepMindAI). There are a whole suite of RL algorithms implemented and framework for small and medium scale distributed training. https://t.co/fjBRsu03MM https://t.co/wKfJwfrjIb
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rlpyt

Reinforcement Learning in PyTorch. Contribute to astooke/rlpyt development by creating an account on GitHub.

Data Science Wrangle New York

On Sep 22, 2019
@hmason shared
@miguelmalvarez @SignalHQ If you are in town tomorrow evening please do join us for this (free, just RSVP): https://t.co/PegKW7HDuF I'll be there. And otherwise, at the conference Wednesday, if you'd like to chat.
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Join practitioners for a night of hacking, socializing and more at Data Science Wrangle on Sept. 23, 2019 in NYC.

www.cloudera.com
On Sep 22, 2019
@hmason shared
@miguelmalvarez @SignalHQ If you are in town tomorrow evening please do join us for this (free, just RSVP): https://t.co/PegKW7HDuF I'll be there. And otherwise, at the conference Wednesday, if you'd like to chat.
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Data Science Wrangle New York

Join practitioners for a night of hacking, socializing and more at Data Science Wrangle on Sept. 23, 2019 in NYC.

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I enjoy working on AI. Chief scientist at Salesforce. Before: PhD at Stanford then founder and CEO at MetaMind. Taught @CS224d and dabble in photography.

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Machine learning PhD and AI enthusiast. Research engineer at Google DeepMind. Opinions are my own. Re-tweets and favorites not to be considered as endorsements.

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Professor of machine learning at the University of Sheffield, on leave at Amazon, all opinions are my own etc

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