Epic’s Tim Sweeney: Deep Learning A.I. Will Open New Frontiers in Game Design

“[Video game] AI is still in the dark ages,” Epic CEO Tim Sweeney told a crowd gathered for Games Beat’s 2017 industry summit. The video game industry has witness a tremendous amount of growth, thanks to the incredible increase in computation power in terms of visual representations. Using the parallel computation ability of GPUs, powerful […]

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Big Picture Machine Learning: Classifying Text with Neural Networks and TensorFlow

In this article, the author discusses the main six topics about creating a machine learning model to classify texts into categories: 1. How TensorFlow works 2. What is a machine learning model 3. What is a Neural Network 4. How the Neural Network learns 5. How to manipulate data and pass it to the Neural […]

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Q&A with James Petterson, 3rd Place Winner, See Click Predict Fix Competition

What was your background prior to entering this challenge? I studied Electrical Engineering during undergraduate school, and worked as a software engineer in the telecom industry for several years. Later on I moved to Australia to pursue a PhD in Machine Learning at ANU/NICTA, which I finished a couple of years ago. I’m currently working […]

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AI in News Reporting: Machines are Now Writing Dialogues, Q&As, and News Articles

Doctor Lei Li is the chief scientist and the director at Toutiao Lab. He is a former scientist from Baidu Deep Learning Lab located in the United States. He has received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and a doctoral degree in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University. His […]

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Yann Le Cun: Predicting under Uncertainty, the Next Frontier in AI

Seminar Info: http://datascience.inf.ed.ac.uk/events/data-science-distinguished-lecture/ Hello everyone. I’m so happy for this opportunity to share the valuable things I learned from professor Yann LeCun’s lecture at the University of Edinburgh on January 13, 2017. Unfortunately, I did not understand everything mentioned in the lecture, but I will try my best to share what I can. Abstract: The […]

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