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Monthly report: February 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Joanna J Bryson and Miles Brundage, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #aiethics and #robotics.
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Research Assistant, Policy

On Feb 21, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
Reminder that @OpenAI's policy team is hiring! Research Assistant: https://t.co/36T4pwZhVy Research Scientist: https://t.co/r3yof30uEZ
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As a Research Assistant at OpenAI, you'll work with Research Scientists in Policy to analyze the AI policy landscape; conduct research into areas of relevance to AI policy (for example: dual use, coordination between AI developers, measuring and assessing AI progress and impacts); and ...

jobs.lever.co
On Feb 21, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
Reminder that @OpenAI's policy team is hiring! Research Assistant: https://t.co/36T4pwZhVy Research Scientist: https://t.co/r3yof30uEZ
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Research Assistant, Policy

As a Research Assistant at OpenAI, you'll work with Research Scientists in Policy to analyze the AI policy landscape; conduct research into areas of relevance to AI policy (for example: ...

Roses are red, this is sublime: We fed OpenAI's latest chat bot a classic Reg headline

On Feb 14, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @katyanna_q: I also wrote about OpenAI's massive language model trained from millions of links scraped from Reddit. It's really interesting because it shows what just how many things models can learn just by analysing relationships in text 😎 https://t.co/JR31vMhMeG
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'Not safe on database server!' it screamed back as its makers resist releasing full code in case it's abused

www.theregister.co.uk
On Feb 14, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @katyanna_q: I also wrote about OpenAI's massive language model trained from millions of links scraped from Reddit. It's really interesting because it shows what just how many things models can learn just by analysing relationships in text 😎 https://t.co/JR31vMhMeG
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Roses are red, this is sublime: We fed OpenAI's latest chat bot a classic Reg headline

'Not safe on database server!' it screamed back as its makers resist releasing full code in case it's abused

Council of Europe and Artificial Intelligence

On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
Despite the fact I'm keynoting this at the end of the month: https://t.co/40l4Xf1sie I hadn't noticed this page of @coe #aiethics resources before just now: https://t.co/Z9I6aCJNhC
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Welcome to Council's of Europe Artificial Intelligence website

www.coe.int
On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
Despite the fact I'm keynoting this at the end of the month: https://t.co/40l4Xf1sie I hadn't noticed this page of @coe #aiethics resources before just now: https://t.co/Z9I6aCJNhC
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Council of Europe and Artificial Intelligence

Welcome to Council's of Europe Artificial Intelligence website

Managers, do these things to set your employees (and your team) up for success

On Feb 17, 2019
@FastCompany shared
Managers, do these things to set your employees (and your team) up for success https://t.co/ORbKzcm1sG
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Managerial skills are more important than ever.

www.fastcompany.com
On Feb 17, 2019
@FastCompany shared
Managers, do these things to set your employees (and your team) up for success https://t.co/ORbKzcm1sG
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Making neural nets uncool again

On Feb 4, 2019
@pabbeel shared
This Fri 2/8 is deadline to apply to https://t.co/uQfNtBNki6 taking place March 2-3 in Berkeley. Also: @l2k from Weights & Biases / FigureEight and @jeremyphoward from https://t.co/8jKC4xcGxw joined our guest speakers @RichardSocher (Salesforce) & Raquel Urtasun (Uber/Toronto). https://t.co/iT4bhnedqd
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It’s a small world indeed… The dataset collection The following categories are currently included in the collection: Image classification, with a focus on fine-grained classification and transfer learning NLP, including datasets for language modeling, translation, and text ...

www.fast.ai
On Feb 4, 2019
@pabbeel shared
This Fri 2/8 is deadline to apply to https://t.co/uQfNtBNki6 taking place March 2-3 in Berkeley. Also: @l2k from Weights & Biases / FigureEight and @jeremyphoward from https://t.co/8jKC4xcGxw joined our guest speakers @RichardSocher (Salesforce) & Raquel Urtasun (Uber/Toronto). https://t.co/iT4bhnedqd
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Making neural nets uncool again

It’s a small world indeed… The dataset collection The following categories are currently included in the collection: Image classification, with a focus on fine-grained classification and ...

How Taylor Swift showed us the scary future of facial recognition

On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @ClareAngelyn: Public told they “might be filmed." But really #FaceRec used to find "stalkers." But really #biometric "selfie stations" capture info for promotion & marketing purposes. Textbook example of why we need #FaceRec regulation STAT. https://t.co/1qGxXtLARS
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Surveillance at concerts is just the beginning, as fears grow around an unregulated, billion-dollar industry

www.theguardian.com
On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @ClareAngelyn: Public told they “might be filmed." But really #FaceRec used to find "stalkers." But really #biometric "selfie stations" capture info for promotion & marketing purposes. Textbook example of why we need #FaceRec regulation STAT. https://t.co/1qGxXtLARS
Open

How Taylor Swift showed us the scary future of facial recognition

Surveillance at concerts is just the beginning, as fears grow around an unregulated, billion-dollar industry

Here is the world’s first robotics museum–built by robots, of course

On Feb 27, 2019
@FastCompany shared
Here is the world’s first robotics museum–built by robots, of course https://t.co/U0e7OKIYBa
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The first exhibition of Seoul’s Robot Museum will be the robots building the museum itself.

www.fastcompany.com
On Feb 27, 2019
@FastCompany shared
Here is the world’s first robotics museum–built by robots, of course https://t.co/U0e7OKIYBa
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Here is the world’s first robotics museum–built by robots, of course

The first exhibition of Seoul’s Robot Museum will be the robots building the museum itself.

Economics After Neoliberalism

On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @lisamwitter: Economics After Neoliberalism | Boston Review - weekend long read via ⁦@nebuer42⁩. Includes a number of policy solutions that address the ‘economics of inclusive prosperity’. ⁦@apoliticalco⁩ https://t.co/RsvK1DdhnJ
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Market fetishism is a primitive, simplistic perversion of economics. Thankfully, contemporary economics is rife with new ideas for creating a more inclusive society.

bostonreview.net
On Feb 17, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @lisamwitter: Economics After Neoliberalism | Boston Review - weekend long read via ⁦@nebuer42⁩. Includes a number of policy solutions that address the ‘economics of inclusive prosperity’. ⁦@apoliticalco⁩ https://t.co/RsvK1DdhnJ
Open

Economics After Neoliberalism

Market fetishism is a primitive, simplistic perversion of economics. Thankfully, contemporary economics is rife with new ideas for creating a more inclusive society.

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Love modular & educational robots. I run @Aptomica that will rent out robotics, stay tuned! Host of video show @Robotsindepth. Also @RobotsUpClose @AMA_Robotics

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Based in Boulder, CO, Misty Robotics, Inc. is building the robot for everyone. Misty Robotics’ vision is to put a personal robot in every home and office.

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Together, towards a world full of robots.

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