Another Huge ML Acquisition, AI in the Olympics + Win a Free Ticket to the O’Reilly AI Conference — August 12, 2016
This week we discuss Intel’s latest deep learning acquisition, AI in the Olympics, image completion with deep learning in TensorFlow, and how you can win a free ticket to the O’Reilly AI Conference in New York City, plus a bunch more.
Here are the notes for this week’s podcast:
O’Reilly AI Conference Giveaway
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Intel Buys Deep Learning Startup Nervana
- Intel Buys a Startup to Catch Up in Deep Learning
- Deep Learning Chip Upstart Takes GPUs to Task
- Nvidia’s bet on deep learning and autonomous cars drives stock to record highs — MarketWatch
AI Bot Joins Team Washington Post at the Rio Olympics
- The Washington Post experiments with automated storytelling to help power 2016 Rio Olympics coverage — The Washington Post
- Fujitsu Software to Accelerate Deep Learning Workloads
- DetectNet: Deep Neural Network for Object Detection in DIGITS | Parallel Forall
- Google Research Blog: Meet Parsey’s Cousins: Syntax for 40 languages, plus new SyntaxNet capabilities
Image Completion with Deep Learning
- Image Completion with Deep Learning in TensorFlow
- bamos/dcgan-completion.tensorflow: Image Completion with Deep Learning in TensorFlow
- [1607.07539] Semantic Image Inpainting with Perceptual and Contextual Losses
- [1511.06434] Unsupervised Representation Learning with Deep Convolutional Generative Adversarial Networks
Originally published at twimlai.com on August 15, 2016.