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Monthly report: October 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 204 influencers like Mariya and WIRED Science, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #ML and #NLP.
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

On Oct 29, 2018
@RichardSocher shared
RT @baxterkb: Blown away to be included on list of 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 & beyond! Humbled to be listed w/ @katecrawford @PopTechWorks @mathbabedotorg @jovialjoy @timnitGebru @ruchowdh @KayFButterfield @feraldata @terahlyons @michellercarney https://t.co/cESjq3NtUs
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Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

medium.com
On Oct 29, 2018
@RichardSocher shared
RT @baxterkb: Blown away to be included on list of 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 & beyond! Humbled to be listed w/ @katecrawford @PopTechWorks @mathbabedotorg @jovialjoy @timnitGebru @ruchowdh @KayFButterfield @feraldata @terahlyons @michellercarney https://t.co/cESjq3NtUs
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

Google AI Residency Program

On Oct 9, 2018
@hardmaru shared
RT @ch402: Reminder: There are a growing number of AI residency programs. Consider applying to multiple. :) Google: https://t.co/F6iOLhAoGo OpenAI: https://t.co/APhlgoXW17 Facebook: https://t.co/sI7qJu1rjI Uber: https://t.co/GRJvvWqNGW Microsoft: https://t.co/KvQBWdhxpF
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The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

ai.google
On Oct 9, 2018
@hardmaru shared
RT @ch402: Reminder: There are a growing number of AI residency programs. Consider applying to multiple. :) Google: https://t.co/F6iOLhAoGo OpenAI: https://t.co/APhlgoXW17 Facebook: https://t.co/sI7qJu1rjI Uber: https://t.co/GRJvvWqNGW Microsoft: https://t.co/KvQBWdhxpF
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Google AI Residency Program

The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

Answer These 5 Basic Questions Before You Build A Chatbot

On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Thinking of building a chatbot? Be sure you have solid answers to these fundamental questions before you begin your project https://t.co/YX7RjsCdxV #chatbot #chatbots #bot #bots #AI #NLP #automation #custserv #CX
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Many brands have launched chatbots to allow customers to access information via messaging apps and virtual assistants. With both of these examples, chatbots simply allow customers to interact with information that’s already easily available through a website or mobile app. No chatbot can ...

www.topbots.com
On Oct 15, 2018
@thinkmariya shared
Thinking of building a chatbot? Be sure you have solid answers to these fundamental questions before you begin your project https://t.co/YX7RjsCdxV #chatbot #chatbots #bot #bots #AI #NLP #automation #custserv #CX
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Answer These 5 Basic Questions Before You Build A Chatbot

Many brands have launched chatbots to allow customers to access information via messaging apps and virtual assistants. With both of these examples, chatbots simply allow customers to ...

Artificial Intelligence Special Report

On Oct 18, 2018
@etzioni shared
RT @puiwingtam: The @nytimes is rolling out a series of stories on A.I. this week, here https://t.co/aukYKgsXAW. One of the first up is a @DavidStreitfeld tale about how A.I. is starting to help novelists with their creative writing https://t.co/GB36wOmRtk
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If the world gets into an A.I. arms race, it will almost certainly guarantee the worst possible outcome.

www.nytimes.com
On Oct 18, 2018
@etzioni shared
RT @puiwingtam: The @nytimes is rolling out a series of stories on A.I. this week, here https://t.co/aukYKgsXAW. One of the first up is a @DavidStreitfeld tale about how A.I. is starting to help novelists with their creative writing https://t.co/GB36wOmRtk
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Artificial Intelligence Special Report

If the world gets into an A.I. arms race, it will almost certainly guarantee the worst possible outcome.

Catching up With Pepper, the Surprisingly Helpful Humanoid Robot

On Apr 14, 2018
@WIREDScience shared
Pepper is a (very) primitive entry into the robot future sometimes depicted in science fiction https://t.co/MAoXQJdOuD
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Pepper is part of the first wave of intelligent machines that promise to not only make our lives easier, but to bring a strange new form of interaction into being.

www.wired.com
On Apr 14, 2018
@WIREDScience shared
Pepper is a (very) primitive entry into the robot future sometimes depicted in science fiction https://t.co/MAoXQJdOuD
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Catching up With Pepper, the Surprisingly Helpful Humanoid Robot

Pepper is part of the first wave of intelligent machines that promise to not only make our lives easier, but to bring a strange new form of interaction into being.

A new course to teach people about fairness in machine learning

On Oct 18, 2018
@jeremyphoward shared
RT @mmitchell_ai: Delighted to announce Google's launch of Introduction to Fairness in Machine Learning! A collaboration between many of us, including my team. =) Also features a short video (with me =P) speaking to human biases in the ML cycle, and many other resources. https://t.co/u1fta2lrfY
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Google’s engineering education and ML fairness teams developed a 60-minute self-study training module on fairness, which is now available publicly as part of our popular Machine Learning Crash Course

www.blog.google
On Oct 18, 2018
@jeremyphoward shared
RT @mmitchell_ai: Delighted to announce Google's launch of Introduction to Fairness in Machine Learning! A collaboration between many of us, including my team. =) Also features a short video (with me =P) speaking to human biases in the ML cycle, and many other resources. https://t.co/u1fta2lrfY
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A new course to teach people about fairness in machine learning

Google’s engineering education and ML fairness teams developed a 60-minute self-study training module on fairness, which is now available publicly as part of our popular Machine Learning ...

Five Artificial Intelligence Insiders in Their Own Words

On Oct 19, 2018
@shakir_za shared
RT @lilaibrahim: We have good reason to be optimistic - although never complacent - about the promise of AI to change the world for the better. My piece in the @nytimes: https://t.co/n5pjVLtjPh
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Data and tech expects share their takes on the current A.I. revolution

www.nytimes.com
On Oct 19, 2018
@shakir_za shared
RT @lilaibrahim: We have good reason to be optimistic - although never complacent - about the promise of AI to change the world for the better. My piece in the @nytimes: https://t.co/n5pjVLtjPh
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Five Artificial Intelligence Insiders in Their Own Words

Data and tech expects share their takes on the current A.I. revolution

Microsoft is bringing the Robot Operating System to Windows 10

On Sep 29, 2018
@NandoDF shared
Microsoft is bringing the Robot Operating System to Windows 10 https://t.co/9UDoFFW7jJ
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Microsoft is bringing ROS, a set of libraries and tools for building complex robots, to Windows and Azure.

www.zdnet.com
On Sep 29, 2018
@NandoDF shared
Microsoft is bringing the Robot Operating System to Windows 10 https://t.co/9UDoFFW7jJ
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Microsoft is bringing the Robot Operating System to Windows 10

Microsoft is bringing ROS, a set of libraries and tools for building complex robots, to Windows and Azure.

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Head of Research & #Design at @TOPBOTS, strategy & advisory firm in enterprise #ML #AI #bots #chatbots. Writer at @Forbes, maker of lovable #UX & crappy #robots

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Bringing the radiothermally generated heat. The team: @KatieMPalmer, @StocktonSays, @MeganMolteni, and @MrMattSimon.

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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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CEO, AIlen Institute for AI (AI2); Professor, Allen School of CS, UW; Venture Partner, Madrona. https://t.co/TqO84WeA9I

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Deep learning researcher & educator. Founder: fast.ai; Faculty: USF & Singularity University; // Previously - CEO: Enlitic; President: Kaggle; CEO Fastmail

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Leading Engineering at Quora. Netflix alumni. Software, Machine Learning, Data, Recsys... From Barcelona, in the Valley (i.e. immigrant turned coastal elite)

Follow 11.9k Followers

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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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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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google brain resident

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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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I'm director of Baidu's Silicon Valley AI Lab where we're building new AI technologies to reach at least 100 million people. #deeplearning #machinelearning #HPC

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Co-Founder & CEO @Skipflag. Machine learning, AI, social computing. Former Principal Data Scientist @LinkedIn, Engineering @AOL, @MITLL, https://t.co/dMc4qAeQfK

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HCI/ML Designer & Code Magician. Building tools for Enlightenment. Narrative Engineering: https://t.co/GpO9blVaQh

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Computational Linguistics—Natural Language—Machine Learning—Deep Learning. And misc technology from Silicon Valley. (@chrmanning, @jurafsky & @percyliang)

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#deeplearning, #nlp, founder @ #skymind, #machinelearning

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At Google, research is performed company wide; we conduct and leverage research to build large-scale systems that are used in the real world.

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Google Brain researcher, machine learning professor, ex-Twitter Cortex, father of 4, wine/music/comedy enthusiast

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

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Research Scientist in Statistical Machine Learning. Bayesian reasoning, variational inference, deep learning, reinforcement learning, AI. South African.

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