Facebook creates AI toolkit Horizon for reinforcement learning models open source
Facebook has made an important part of its Artificial Intelligence (AI) software open source. This allows developers to create reinforcement learning models in their software applications, reports Silicon Angle.
Developers can now use the Horizon Toolkit to build applications that can learn to perfo... Read more
Researchers create a tool to visualize and correct deep learning processes
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are undergoing strong development, mainly due to the technological steps taken with deep learning and neural networks. However, AI's automatic decision making process remains unfathomable for users. IBM and Harvard University have now developed the S... Read more
Blockchain is now more popular than cryptic currency
It's not something everyone talks about, but it's increasingly a trend. According to Google Trends, blockchain is becoming increasingly popular. According to the search engine, people nowadays show more interest in blockchain than in cryptic currency.
That reports The Next Web based on Google Searc... Read more
Amazon adds new productivity tools to Alexa
Amazon comes up with new tools for Alexa to boost productivity. This allows developers to add more business applications for the virtual assistant. This allows them to manage reminders for customers in a new way.
Last January, Amazon released a business variant of its virtual assistant: Alexa for Bu... Read more
Coinbase raises $300 million to accelerate global expansion
Coinbase is working hard on a worldwide expansion. The crypto exchange has now raised 300 million dollars in an investment round to make this possible. The company is now estimated to be worth eight billion dollars.
The investment round was led by Tiger Global Management and included investments fro... Read more
Nvidia makes it easier to train robots to pick things up
It is still complicated for robots to deal with objects that are suddenly lying in a different place than usual. However, a team of researchers from Nvidia has found a way to make it easier to train robots to find that stuff, reports ZDNet.
A robot needs an algorithm for computer vision to find and ... Read more
New AI can recognize false declarations of theft and other crimes
Spanish police now use a system of artificial intelligence that can help to recognize false reports of theft and other crimes. Researchers from Cardiff University and Charles III University of Madrid developed the AI system, which was baptized VeriPol.
The software uses automatic text analysis and m... Read more
Facebook builds AI that adds personality to captions
Facebook wants to become more interesting for people. To this end, it is now carrying out extensive research into a neural network that should generate captions for photos that are more interesting for people. These are different tones that are touched and expressions that should make people think a... Read more
Cryptovalutabeurs canceled due to hack, but is possible exit scam
A small Canadian exchange for cryptic currency has been closed down, after it claimed to have been hacked. The scholarship that bore the name MapleChange is accused by critics of cheating on people. On the stock exchange, 62 crypt currencies, including bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin, could be traded... Read more
NetApp Data Fabric allows companies to make more use of artificial intelligence
NetApp today announced the launch of ONTAP 9.5, MAX Data, StorageGRID SG6060, NetApp Solution Support for FlexPod and Flash Speed Guarantee. This further expands the company's Data Fabric over edge, core and cloud. They also offer organisations the opportunity to exploit the full potential of Artifi... Read more