NASA is Using Intel’s Deep Learning to Find Better Landing Sites on the Moon

People have already seen tons of machine learning and neural network applications, but recently NASA announced that their Frontier Development Laboratory (FDL) would cooperate with Intel to apply deep learning for space exploration. One of the recent accomplishments is the application to build a moon map. Scientists at Intel obtained about 200 TB of data […]

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Data Is Eating the World: Self-Driving Cars

  Intel’s CEO Brian Krzanich explained why the company was so keen to move into the world of self-driving cars. “Many of you have asked why we think autonomous cars and vehicles are so important to Intel’s future,” Krzanich said in an email message to Intel employees on Monday. “The answer is DATA. Our strategy […]

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A Career in Data Science: Bob Rogers, Chief Data Scientist, Intel

Bob Rogers, Chief Data Scientist, Intel   “Business leaders want ‘the answer,’” says Bob Rogers, Chief Data Scientist for Big Data Solutions at Intel. But data scientists must understand what “the answer” means in the specific business context and communicate the expected impact in the language of the business executives.  They need to explain the […]

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Industrial IoT Market to Reach $151.01 Billion by 2020

MarketsandMarkets: The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market was valued at $93.99 Billion in 2014, to reach $151.01 Billion by 2020 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.03% between 2015 and 2020. IIoT is the integration of complex physical machinery with industrial networks and data analytics solutions to improve operational efficiency and […]

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Who’s Investing in the Internet of Things (IoT)?

  CB Insights: Many corporate investors and smart money VCs have placed significant bets on the Internet of Things industry, which is expected to see nearly $2B in funding through the end of 2015… Intel Capital tops the list as the most active investor in IoT startups, followed by Qualcomm Ventures. Both small-chip companies’ venture arms have been active investors in wearables startups and […]

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Boston Digs Big Data

Patrick speaks, and Rus (CSAIL Director), Hockfield (MIT President), Rattner (Intel CTO), and Madden (bigdata@CSAIL Director) listenning As first reported by Xconomy’s Greg Huang, three Boston-based big data initiatives were announced today at MIT: 1. Intel’s newest Intel Science and Technology Center (ISTC) for Big Data will be hosted by MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). “With MIT as […]

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