Artificial Intelligence

  • The way you dance is unique, and computers can tell it’s you
    on January 17, 2020 at 3:47 pm

    Nearly everyone responds to music with movement, whether through subtle toe-tapping or an all-out boogie. A recent discovery shows that our dance style is almost always the same, regardless of the type of music, and a computer can identify the dancer with astounding accuracy.

  • 2020 AI Predictions From IBM, Others See Focus on Performance, IT Measurement
    by Benjamin Ross on January 16, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff IBM Research AI has released its five AI predictions for 2020, in a research blog post from Sriram Raghavan, VP of IBM Research AI. He identified three themes that will shape the advancement of AI in 2020: automation, natural language processing (NLP), and trust. More automation […]

  • AI Innovation in Manufacturing, Robotics, New Apps on Display at CES
    by Benjamin Ross on January 16, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff AI was showcased in many areas at the recent CES trade show in Las Vegas, attended by over 4,400 exhibitors and 170,000 attendees. In manufacturing, the majors were showing off their AI prowess. A new washing machine from LG Electronics uses AI to precisely clean clothes. […]

  • Ethics In AI Awareness And AI Autonomous Cars
    by Benjamin Ross on January 16, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider One of the first jobs that I took after having earned my degree in computer science involved doing work for a large manufacturer of airplanes. I was excited about the new job and eager to showcase my programming prowess. My friends that had graduated when I did […]

  • Find a Dataset to Launch Your Data Science Project, and Tune Your AI Education
    by Benjamin Ross on January 16, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff Once you have decided to explore a career in data science, and you need to engage in a project to get yourself going, you need to decide what dataset to use. Fortunately, a guide to the best datasets for machine learning has been published in edureka!, written by Disha Gupta, a

  • Best Permission Practices Sought for Data Collection in AI Research
    by Benjamin Ross on January 16, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor AI researchers in healthcare are refining ways to ensure data they work with has been obtained with proper permissions, including from patients. This becomes more challenging as smartphone apps asking for medical information become more popular, and consumers […]

  • Large Scale Training at BAIR with Ray Tune
    on January 16, 2020 at 9:00 am

    In this blog post, we share our experiences in developing two critical software libraries that many BAIR researchers use to execute large-scale AI experiments: Ray Tune and the Ray Cluster Launcher, both of which now back many popular open-source AI libraries. As AI research becomes more […]

  • Razzle-dazzle and AI Autonomous Cars
    by Benjamin Ross on January 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider We generally think of camouflage as a means to blend into the surroundings. Many animals have a colorization pattern that allows them to seemingly disappear by laying quietly at a standstill on a tree branch or hiding inside a bush. Military personnel often put […]

  • Living robots built using frog cells
    on January 13, 2020 at 10:56 pm

    Scientists repurposed living frog cells — and assembled them into entirely new life-forms. These tiny ‘xenobots’ can move toward a target and heal themselves after being cut. These novel living machines are neither a traditional robot nor a known species of animal. They’re a new class of artifact: […]

  • Clogs and AI Autonomous Cars
    by Benjamin Ross on January 9, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By Lance Eliot, the AI Trends Insider When my children were young, we had a toy that they assembled consisting of seventy-five plastic interconnecting tunnel pieces, including having numerous tall ramps and winding paths, and when a marble was dropped into the topmost funnel it would be of great […]

  • Which Comes First, the AI or the Business Strategy?
    by Benjamin Ross on January 9, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor Companies need to align the AI strategy with the business strategy. First the company needs a business strategy. Can the AI help with that? Maybe so. AI is being applied to the model decision-making of governments and corporations. A recent article in Forbes […]

  • AI in the Lead of US Emerging Jobs in 2020, says LinkedIn
    by Benjamin Ross on January 9, 2020 at 10:30 pm

    By AI Trends Staff Major trends shown in the LinkedIn’s third annual Emerging Jobs Report recently released by LinkedIn, the professional network company, include show a strong showing for AI, that professionals are moving to the most attractive regions, and demand for soft skills around […]