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Monthly report: May 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 192 influencers like Miles Brundage and Mariya, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #ML and #ICLR2019.
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The inside story of how AI got good enough to dominate Silicon Valley

On May 28, 2019
@AlisonBLowndes shared
Kurzweil calls AlexNet "AlexaNet" ?? Kind of ironic he's mistaking the iconic ex @GoogleAI now @dessa Tech Advisor Alex Krizhevsky with @Amazon's #AI! #AIforgood https://t.co/0wCrsRkPIL https://t.co/iGKjW3LKNx
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You might not know Alex Khrizhevsky's name, but he changed the world of AI forever.

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On May 28, 2019
@AlisonBLowndes shared
Kurzweil calls AlexNet "AlexaNet" ?? Kind of ironic he's mistaking the iconic ex @GoogleAI now @dessa Tech Advisor Alex Krizhevsky with @Amazon's #AI! #AIforgood https://t.co/0wCrsRkPIL https://t.co/iGKjW3LKNx
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The inside story of how AI got good enough to dominate Silicon Valley

You might not know Alex Khrizhevsky's name, but he changed the world of AI forever.

How To Solve 90% Of NLP Problems: A Step-By-Step Guide

On May 14, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
Emmanuel Ameisen of Insight Data Science has written a detailed but still accessible tutorial that covers a range of #ML approaches to tackling NLP problems, starting with the simplest method and moving on to more nuanced approaches. https://t.co/MFaxs6sXPT #AI #NLP
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Using Machine Learning to understand and leverage text.

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On May 14, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
Emmanuel Ameisen of Insight Data Science has written a detailed but still accessible tutorial that covers a range of #ML approaches to tackling NLP problems, starting with the simplest method and moving on to more nuanced approaches. https://t.co/MFaxs6sXPT #AI #NLP
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How To Solve 90% Of NLP Problems: A Step-By-Step Guide

Using Machine Learning to understand and leverage text.

Top 8 trends from ICLR 2019

On May 14, 2019
@weballergy shared
RT @chipro: Top trends I saw at #ICLR2019 include the rise of unsupervised representation learning, RNN losing its luster, GANs still dominating, RL moving towards meta-learning, the return of old school ideas. Great conference for not only ideas but also motivation https://t.co/gmqbnfXgly
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Disclaimer: This post doesn’t reflect the view of any of the organizations I’m associated with and is probably peppered with my personal and institutional bi...

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On May 14, 2019
@weballergy shared
RT @chipro: Top trends I saw at #ICLR2019 include the rise of unsupervised representation learning, RNN losing its luster, GANs still dominating, RL moving towards meta-learning, the return of old school ideas. Great conference for not only ideas but also motivation https://t.co/gmqbnfXgly
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Top 8 trends from ICLR 2019

Disclaimer: This post doesn’t reflect the view of any of the organizations I’m associated with and is probably peppered with my personal and institutional bi...

Fan Hui: What I learned from losing to DeepMind’s AlphaGo

On May 25, 2019
@weballergy shared
RT @demishassabis: Great interview with Fan Hui: “Before I played #AlphaGo, I felt like I knew the world, like I knew many things. But afterwards, everything changed. Now I really believe everything is possible, because I saw something that people thought was impossible.” https://t.co/5ullCpYmhR
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In Ridley Scott’s seminal 1982 film Blade Runner, the sinister Tyrell corporation manufactures eerily human-like robots under the company slogan ‘more European Go champion Fan Hui made history when he lost to Google-owned DeepMind's AlphaGo program in 2015, but he's far from bitter

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On May 25, 2019
@weballergy shared
RT @demishassabis: Great interview with Fan Hui: “Before I played #AlphaGo, I felt like I knew the world, like I knew many things. But afterwards, everything changed. Now I really believe everything is possible, because I saw something that people thought was impossible.” https://t.co/5ullCpYmhR
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Fan Hui: What I learned from losing to DeepMind’s AlphaGo

In Ridley Scott’s seminal 1982 film Blade Runner, the sinister Tyrell corporation manufactures eerily human-like robots under the company slogan ‘more European Go champion Fan Hui made ...

TensorFlow Model Optimization Toolkit — Pruning API

On May 14, 2019
@fchollet shared
RT @TensorFlow: We’re excited to share that weight pruning is now part of the TensorFlow Model Optimization Toolkit! Learn how sparsity can dramatically reduce model sizes with negligible accuracy loss. Read here → https://t.co/bhOm3s6ixP https://t.co/GdngCLKjDa
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Since we introduced the Model Optimization Toolkit — a suite of techniques that developers, both novice and advanced, can use to optimize…

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On May 14, 2019
@fchollet shared
RT @TensorFlow: We’re excited to share that weight pruning is now part of the TensorFlow Model Optimization Toolkit! Learn how sparsity can dramatically reduce model sizes with negligible accuracy loss. Read here → https://t.co/bhOm3s6ixP https://t.co/GdngCLKjDa
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TensorFlow Model Optimization Toolkit — Pruning API

Since we introduced the Model Optimization Toolkit — a suite of techniques that developers, both novice and advanced, can use to optimize…

No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge

On May 26, 2019
@petewarden shared
RT @robhof: No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge https://t.co/48XmzCSA7u via @SiliconANGLE #AI #processors #evs19 Tip @Techmeme
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No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge - SiliconANGLE

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On May 26, 2019
@petewarden shared
RT @robhof: No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge https://t.co/48XmzCSA7u via @SiliconANGLE #AI #processors #evs19 Tip @Techmeme
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No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge

No cloud required: Why AI’s future is at the edge - SiliconANGLE

Reaching New Heights with Artificial Neural Networks

On May 25, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @ylecun: A triple interview of Geoff, Yoshua and me in the June issue of Communication of the ACM. https://t.co/dmpHs48I2K https://t.co/dmpHs48I2K
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ACM A.M. Turing Award recipients Yoshua Bengio, Geoffrey Hinton, and Yann LeCun on the promise of neural networks, the need for new paradigms, and the concept of making technology accessible to all.

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On May 25, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @ylecun: A triple interview of Geoff, Yoshua and me in the June issue of Communication of the ACM. https://t.co/dmpHs48I2K https://t.co/dmpHs48I2K
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Reaching New Heights with Artificial Neural Networks

ACM A.M. Turing Award recipients Yoshua Bengio, Geoffrey Hinton, and Yann LeCun on the promise of neural networks, the need for new paradigms, and the concept of making technology ...

Ford government slashes funding to research institutes focused on artificial intelligence

On May 19, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @roydanroy: Bad news, but we've known it was coming for months and months. https://t.co/5KCfzGVUNw Vector is supported by forward thinking federal and business leaders. One man and his cheap beer ain't going to stop this.
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The Ford government has axed provincial funding for two institutes credited with positioning Ontario and Canada at the forefront of artificial intelligence research — a field the government’s own prosperity think tank says must be supported if the province wants to remain competitive and ...

www.thestar.com
On May 19, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @roydanroy: Bad news, but we've known it was coming for months and months. https://t.co/5KCfzGVUNw Vector is supported by forward thinking federal and business leaders. One man and his cheap beer ain't going to stop this.
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Ford government slashes funding to research institutes focused on artificial intelligence

The Ford government has axed provincial funding for two institutes credited with positioning Ontario and Canada at the forefront of artificial intelligence research — a field the ...

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AI Policy Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford. PhD candidate, Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology, ASU. Views my own.

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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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Researching intelligence to understand what we are and to find ways to harness it wisely. I'm a senior CIFAR fellow and an adjunct prof at UBC CS.

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News & info about GPU accelerated data centers for high performance computing (HPC), supercomputing, AI/deep learning & AI-accelerated analytics.

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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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Artificial Intelligence expert, co-Founder https://t.co/ffnBW3N64g, Director @nuclai conference, Deep Learning #ML research, ex-R☆/Guerrilla #AI Programmer. #⚘

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

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Founder & CEO, DeepMind - the developers of #AlphaGo and Atari DQN. Working on General AI. Trying to understand what is *really* going on in the universe.

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CTO of Jetpac, bought by Google. Apple alumnus, O'Reilly author, blogger, on the TensorFlow team at Google doing deep learning. Email: [email protected]

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data nerd wannabe. google brain robotics. i have no idea what i'm doing...

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I'm a Research Scientist at Google DeepMind. I tweet about things that interest me, mostly machine learning things.

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