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Monthly report: June 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 174 influencers like Joanna J Bryson and RobotShop, discussing hashtags such as #ai , #robots and #cobot.
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The Global AI Talent Tracker

On Jun 15, 2020
@willknight shared
RT @nxthompson: The top AI researchers are born all over the world. But they mostly still come to the US to work. https://t.co/FiWwd3FmiR https://t.co/v9kIykIg15
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Countries, companies, and institutions around the world are mobilizing to apply the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to an enormous range of economic and social problems. That application requires bringing together several key inputs: research and engineering talent, data, ...

macropolo.org
On Jun 15, 2020
@willknight shared
RT @nxthompson: The top AI researchers are born all over the world. But they mostly still come to the US to work. https://t.co/FiWwd3FmiR https://t.co/v9kIykIg15
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The Global AI Talent Tracker

The Global AI Talent Tracker

Countries, companies, and institutions around the world are mobilizing to apply the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to an enormous range of economic and social problems. That ...

Facebook Research at CVPR 2020

On Jun 14, 2020
@ylecun shared
RT @facebookai: To kick off #CVPR2020, we’re sharing details on several notable papers that propose new ways to reason about the 3D objects shown in regular 2D images. Read more: https://t.co/ZrrzfAiD5Y https://t.co/bFzlINtSIp
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Computer vision (CV) researchers and engineers from all over the world will be gathering virtually for the 2020 Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) from June 14 to June 19, 2020.

ai.facebook.com
On Jun 14, 2020
@ylecun shared
RT @facebookai: To kick off #CVPR2020, we’re sharing details on several notable papers that propose new ways to reason about the 3D objects shown in regular 2D images. Read more: https://t.co/ZrrzfAiD5Y https://t.co/bFzlINtSIp
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Facebook Research at CVPR 2020

Facebook Research at CVPR 2020

Computer vision (CV) researchers and engineers from all over the world will be gathering virtually for the 2020 Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) from June 14 to ...

AI 101: Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

On Jun 11, 2020
@suekeay shared
RT @QLD_AI_Hub: Design Jam, a series of events aimed to engage & support the AI community in Queensland, is closing EOI 17th June. Time to register!👉 https://t.co/xoqtCZyPfi We invite everyone with an interest in #ai to raise questions in our 101 webinar: Demystifying AI https://t.co/PQFayXbPoB
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Have you been wondering... what actually is AI? And what is it not? Why not join us to find out!

www.eventbrite.com.au
On Jun 11, 2020
@suekeay shared
RT @QLD_AI_Hub: Design Jam, a series of events aimed to engage & support the AI community in Queensland, is closing EOI 17th June. Time to register!👉 https://t.co/xoqtCZyPfi We invite everyone with an interest in #ai to raise questions in our 101 webinar: Demystifying AI https://t.co/PQFayXbPoB
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AI 101: Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

AI 101: Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

Have you been wondering... what actually is AI? And what is it not? Why not join us to find out!

A robot that reminds you to wear a mask

On Jun 1, 2020
@MistyRobotics shared
COVID-19 recovery depends on us all practicing social distancing and wearing a mask where appropriate. Shout out to Phillip Ha on the mask-detecting skill he has built for Misty II. https://t.co/5fp4nRHJhq
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The world’s first mask-detection robot uses computer vision, AI, and deep learning to issue a friendly verbal reminder to put on a face covering.

www.fierceelectronics.com
On Jun 1, 2020
@MistyRobotics shared
COVID-19 recovery depends on us all practicing social distancing and wearing a mask where appropriate. Shout out to Phillip Ha on the mask-detecting skill he has built for Misty II. https://t.co/5fp4nRHJhq
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A robot that reminds you to wear a mask

A robot that reminds you to wear a mask

The world’s first mask-detection robot uses computer vision, AI, and deep learning to issue a friendly verbal reminder to put on a face covering.

Temperature screening robot to support reopening offices

On Jun 25, 2020
@MistyRobotics shared
RT @VerdictUK: Sphero spin-out @MistyRobotics has announced an updated #robot that leverages a thermal camera sensor to provide friendly temperature screening for offices reopening with #SocialDistancing in place. https://t.co/2dZVVgGdyn
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Misty Robotics has announced an updated robot that leverages a thermal camera sensor to provide friendly temperature screening for offices.

www.verdict.co.uk
On Jun 25, 2020
@MistyRobotics shared
RT @VerdictUK: Sphero spin-out @MistyRobotics has announced an updated #robot that leverages a thermal camera sensor to provide friendly temperature screening for offices reopening with #SocialDistancing in place. https://t.co/2dZVVgGdyn
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Temperature screening robot to support reopening offices

Temperature screening robot to support reopening offices

Misty Robotics has announced an updated robot that leverages a thermal camera sensor to provide friendly temperature screening for offices.

In a Hybrid Neural Circuit, Artificial and Biological Neurons Used Dopamine to Communicate

On Jun 24, 2020
@singularityu shared
The artificial-biological hybrid synapse just got an upgrade. https://t.co/jBV7zKhQrW
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By playing with how much dopamine accumulates at the artificial neuron, the team found that they loosely mimic a learning rule called spike learning.

singularityhub.com
On Jun 24, 2020
@singularityu shared
The artificial-biological hybrid synapse just got an upgrade. https://t.co/jBV7zKhQrW
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In a Hybrid Neural Circuit, Artificial and Biological Neurons Used Dopamine to Communicate

In a Hybrid Neural Circuit, Artificial and Biological Neurons Used Dopamine to Communicate

By playing with how much dopamine accumulates at the artificial neuron, the team found that they loosely mimic a learning rule called spike learning.

Why robotics startups fail!

On Jun 24, 2020
@RobotLaunch shared
svrobo: Check out my latest article: Why robotics startups fail! https://t.co/5JLa2MFtvW via LinkedIn
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What are the main reasons that robotics companies and startups fail? Is it the technology or is it the business? Fresh Consulting analyzed significant industry case studies from Rethink Robotics to iRobot for their whitepaper “Why Robotics Companies Fail,” and launched it on June 11 at a ...

www.linkedin.com
On Jun 24, 2020
@RobotLaunch shared
svrobo: Check out my latest article: Why robotics startups fail! https://t.co/5JLa2MFtvW via LinkedIn
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Why robotics startups fail!

Why robotics startups fail!

What are the main reasons that robotics companies and startups fail? Is it the technology or is it the business? Fresh Consulting analyzed significant industry case studies from Rethink ...

University of Bath launches online MSc in AI - ART-AI

On Jun 1, 2020
@j2bryson shared
RT @ARTAIBath: Did you know that @UniofBath is launching an online MSC in A.I? We will support the course, ensuring students are provided with the most up-to-date understanding of the emerging possibilities of artificial intelligence, as well as its ethical implications. https://t.co/DHREGN1w6D https://t.co/2IVv5wFxIq
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Bath launches Artificial Intelligence online MSc

cdt-art-ai.ac.uk
On Jun 1, 2020
@j2bryson shared
RT @ARTAIBath: Did you know that @UniofBath is launching an online MSC in A.I? We will support the course, ensuring students are provided with the most up-to-date understanding of the emerging possibilities of artificial intelligence, as well as its ethical implications. https://t.co/DHREGN1w6D https://t.co/2IVv5wFxIq
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University of Bath launches online MSc in AI - ART-AI

University of Bath launches online MSc in AI - ART-AI

Bath launches Artificial Intelligence online MSc

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Artificial & Natural Intelligence; Cognition, Culture, & Society; AI Ethics, Safety, & Policy. Vaguely professional tweets—for more: @j2blather; fewer: @j2breve

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Together, towards a world full of robots.

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Engadget is the original home for technology news and reviews. https://t.co/6NnXn9BWso

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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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We created the category of smart, collaborative robots with Sawyer and Baxter, the fastest to deploy #robots used worldwide in #manufacturing, research and edu.

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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.

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Bringing robots into the real world, startup by startup, event by event, deal by deal. @svrobo @robogard @robohub #robotlaunch

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Supporting the innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies in Silicon Valley.

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Market Intelligence for the Global Robotics Industry. Breaking News, Research, Analysis, Financial Transactions, and more!

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Postdoc, @BiDlab/@UCBerkeley EECS. Fellow, @UCBIDS. EECS PhD, @MIT_CSAIL. Past and future pug owner.

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Slashdot News Feed. News for Nerds, Stuff that Matters. #tech #news #technews #linux #apple #google #msft #space #hardware #cryptocurrency #crypto #bitcoin

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I write about mechanical brains for MIT Tech Review. Email: [email protected]

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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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R&D Leader | Board Director | Scientist | Business Owner | Disruptive Tech | Founder Women in Robotics AU | MBA | PhD Earth Sciences #superstarsofSTEM

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Singularity University’s global community empowers leaders to leverage exponential technologies to solve global grand challenges. For tech news: @SingularityHub

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Chronicling technological progress in AI, robotics, health, & exponential tech. By @singularityu.

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Research director @inria and @flowersInria #artificialintelligence #deeplearning #cognitivescience #curiosity #brain #robots #education #edtech

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