AI Weekly: Qualcomm’s AI research and development efforts

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Qualcomm AI research head Jilei Hou spoke with VentureBeat about the company's investment focus and broader mission. Read More.

Researchers propose LEAF, a frontend for developing AI classification algorithms

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Researchers at Google propose LEAF, a frontend that provides superior audio classification results compared with previous techniques. AI Big Data Dev Mobile VB Home Page ai artificial intelligence category-/Science/Computer Science Google Leaf machine learning research sound recognition

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Nvidia announces $99 AI computer for developers, makers, and researchers

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In recent years, advances in AI have produced algorithms for everything from image recognition to instantaneous translation. But when it comes to applying these advances in the real world, we’re only just getting started. A new product from Nvidia announced today at GTC — a $99 AI computer called the Jetson Nano — should help […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Researchers develop AI framework that predicts object motion from image and tactile data

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Researchers developed an AI framework that can predict the motion of objects from visual and tactile data. AI Big Data Cloud Dev Mobile VB Home Page ai artificial intelligence category-/Science/Computer Science machine learning prediction research sensor Tactile visual

3 Mistakes Organizations Make While Developing ABM Programs

While B2B research suggests organizations are thriving through successful ABM programs, getting just one campaign off the ground is more difficult than it seems. From building an account universe to understanding to orchestrating sales and marketing alignment around touchpoint and messaging, there are a number of variables to consider before launching a program.

Researchers automate development of bacteria-fighting polymers

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A team including IBM researchers has developed an automated process that generates polymers designed to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Read More.

Uniphore acquires Spain-based Emotion Research Lab

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Speech analytics software company Uniphore on Thursday announced the acquisition of Spain-based Emotion Research Lab for an undisclosed amount. Emotion Research Lab is a software developer that uses AI (Artificial […]. News Uniphore

Microsoft researchers develop assistive eye-tracking AI that works on any device

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In a preprint paper, Microsoft researchers detail an eye-tracking system that works on virtually any device with high accuracy. AI Business accessibility ai artificial intelligence category-/Computers & Electronics/Software eye tracking Microsoft Microsoft Research paper study

Researchers are developing pasta that changes shape — Future Blink

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Researchers at Carnegie Mellon are creating an innovative pasta that morphs into different shapes once it's cooked. Read more. More about Mashable Video , Pasta , Carnegie Mellon , Noodles , and Shapeshifting. Mashable Video Pasta Carnegie Mellon Noodles Shapeshifting

Computer vision researchers develop city-scale smart tracking platform

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Tracking a vehicle or person moving between multiple city-scale locations will become considerably easier thanks to AI camera innovations. Read More.

Researchers develop sentence rewriting technique to fool text classifiers

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MIT researchers have developed a new technique to fool text classifiers using a sentence-rewriting AI system. Read More.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

Researchers develop AI that solves a matrix-based visual cognitive test

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Researchers at Facebook and Tel Aviv University developed a machine learning model that generates answer to a cognitive test. Read More.

Research indicates the only defense against killer AI is not developing it

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Read Tristan Greene’s article about why the only defense against killer AI is not developing it on The Next Web : A recent analysis on the future of warfare indicates that countries that continue to develop AI for military use risk losing control of the battlefield.

Viv.ai and Developers

Forrester IT

My focus is on Application Development and Delivery (AD&D) professionals, so I thought I'd update you on what all of this means to them. The self-training algorithms are where AI research had stalled until recently, but machine learning and other methods are revitalizing it. Well, that's the special sauce that will be very interesting for developers. The knowledge Viv uses to deliver on voice requests is directly driven by direct input from developers.

Could Classifying AI Research Prevent Public Harm?

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These developments collectively boost public interest in AI and help people imagine what’s possible. But some individuals are concerned about what could happen if information about AI research falls into the wrong hands. Headlines frequently feature news about advancements in artificial intelligence (AI). Hackers Are Typically One Step Ahead The increase in cybersecurity attacks has […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Purdue researchers develop a very white paint that could one day be used to cool buildings

TechSpot

Last year’s white paint was capable of reflecting up to 95.5 percent of sunlight but the new variant pushes that figure to 98.1 percent

Buyer’s Checklist: How to Evaluate a B2B Contact Data Provider

Many organizations fail to properly evaluate vendors during the selection process. Download ZoomInfo’s data-driven eBook for guidance on effectively assessing the vendor marketplace. After reading, you’ll gain insight into the following components:

DeepMind researchers develop method to efficiently teach robots tasks like grasping

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DeepMind researchers propose an efficient technique for training real-world robots to complete tasks like grasping and ball catching. Read More. AI Big Data Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Business & Industrial category-/Science/Computer Science DeepMind machine learning

Researchers develop sphere-shaped robot for exploring underground on the Moon

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Using tech like LiDAR, "stereo camera vision," and locomotion subsystems with additional "auxiliary housekeeping sensors," DAEDALUS will someday create and map 360-degree, 3D models of the inside of the Moon's lava tubes

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Spotify open-sources Klio, a framework for AI audio research

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Klio, a platform open-sourced by Spotify, enables media file processing for the purposes of AI and machine learning research. AI Big Data Business Cloud Dev Media Mobile ai artificial intelligence audio processing developer machine learning music Open source spotify

Intel researchers create AI system that rates similarity of 2 pieces of code

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AI Big Data Business Dev ai artificial intelligence category-/Computers & Electronics/Programming category-/Science/Computer Science code developer Intel machine learning machine programming research source code

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The Product Dev Conundrum: To Build or Buy in a Digital World?

Speaker: Mark Ridley, Owner and Founder, Ridley Industries

Any PM or technical leader who’s led the charge of building a digital product knows that product engineering is one of the most expensive elements of business. In most cases, actually building software should be the last avenue that companies explore to deliver great products, as software engineering, data science and product development are complex, uncertain and hard to manage.

Researchers developed a robotic fabric that can move by itself

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Researchers at Yale developed and demonstrated a robotic fabric going from a flat position to a standing position. Read more. More about Tech , Mashable Video , Robotic , Future Blink , and Strictly Robots. Tech Mashable Video Robotic Future Blink Strictly Robots

Researchers propose AI that creates ‘controllable’ videos

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In a new paper, researchers have developed a system that allows viewers to change what happens in a video. Read More. AI Big Data Cloud Dev VB Home Page ai artificial intelligence CADDY category-/Arts & Entertainment machine learning video generation video synthesis

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6 Best Practices for Remote Work by Agile Software Development Teams

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In 2020, the sudden shift to remote work created concern among software engineering and apps leaders that development velocity would suffer. Shift to remote work: How are development teams adapting? People management helps with motivation development and alignment.

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Virginia Announces Research Commercialization Awards

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The Commonwealth of Virginia announced research commercialization awards today, including many friends and readers of CTOvision, so we wanted to share this announcement. Governor McAuliffe Announces Research Commercialization Awards. Investments target research and commercialization activities to spur innovation ~ . RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today 38 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) awards totaling more than $2.8

Researchers developed an easier route for robot terrain design – Strictly Robots

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RoboGrammar is a new system from MIT researchers that tells you which robot design is best based on what terrain it needs to operate on. More about Design , Mashable Video , Robot , Mit , and Mit Researchers. Design Mashable Video Robot Mit Mit Researchers

Researchers use AI to combat and quantify browser fingerprinting

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Researchers developed a machine learning tool called FP-Inspector that identifies and mitigates web browser fingerprinting scripts. Read More.

MIT researchers develop an AI model that can detect Covid-19 in asymptomatic individuals

TechSpot

The potential good that such a model could do is probably pretty obvious. Suppose the model was refined and rolled out to the general public somehow, perhaps in the form of a free mobile app

OnePlus Joins Forces with Oppo and Realme for Research and Development

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But now, the two companies along with Realme are making that kind of cooperation official by merging parts of their research and development.

Researchers developing autonomous robot surveillance

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Office of Naval Research, Cornell University researchers plan to develop a robot surveillance system that would involve robots sharing “information as they move around, and if necessary, interpret what they see. Oh, now this is peachy. Thanks to a four-year, $1.7 million grant from the U.S.

OpenAI launches an API to commercialize its research

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OpenAI launched an API to commercialize -- and prevent the abuse of -- the AI and machine learning models it's actively developing. Read More.

Researchers develop health tech tool that can detect vital signs from a person’s face via video

GeekWire

At an international health conference this week, scientists with the University of Washington and Microsoft Research will virtually present new technology that allows medical providers to remotely check a patient’s pulse and heart rate.

Researchers identify dozens of words that accidentally trigger Amazon Echo speakers

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Researchers developed a device called LeakyPick that monitors network traffic to determine when smart devices might be recording audio. AI Big Data Cloud Dev Security ai artificial intelligence LeakyPick machine learning research speech recognition voice assistants

IBM uses AI to evaluate risk of developing genetic diseases

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In a Nature Communications study, researchers at IBM, the Broad Institute, and Color find genetic mutations aren't always useful predictors of disease.

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Researchers quantify bias in Reddit content sometimes used to train AI

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Researchers developed a technique that helps to quantfy bias on communities like Reddit, data from which is often used to train AI models. Read More.

New human cell atlases track how tissues develop, providing a road map for research

GeekWire

The researchers behind the atlases say their method for single-cell analysis, detailed in a pair of studies published by the journal Science, could dramatically accelerate efforts to trace how individual cells develop from the embryo to adulthood.

DuckieNet lets developers test autonomous vehicle systems using toy cars

Venture Beast

DuckieNet is an open source platform for developing, testing, and evaluating autonomous navigation and perception algorithms with miniature car models.

OncoHost raises $8 million to develop AI that predicts cancer treatment responses

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OncoHost, a startup developing an AI platform to predict cancer treatment responses and identify drug targets, has raised $8 million. Read More.

Researchers made a hair-brushing robot because why not? — Strictly Robots

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Researchers from MIT and Harvard developed a robot for brushing hair, which could help care for patients by automating the grooming process. More about Robots , Mashable Video , Hair Brush , Harvard , and Mit Researchers. Robots Mashable Video Hair Brush Harvard Mit Researchers

Carnegie Mellon researchers use Twitch to collect sounds for AI research

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Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University developed a live-streamed game designed to collect audio for AI and machine learning research. Read More.

4 Ways North Korea Is Targeting Security Researchers

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Security researchers are some of the unsung heroes within the cybersecurity field. How is North Korea targeting security researchers? The North Korea based threat actors are using a number of different strategies to target security researchers.