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Microsoft announces container support for Azure Cognitive Services to build intelligent applications that span...

On Wednesday, Microsoft announced the preview of Azure Cognitive Services containers, which will make it possible to build intelligent applications that span the cloud...
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Uber posted a billion dollar loss this quarter. Can Uber Eats revitalize the Uber...

Uber’s sales are slowing down as the company is spending more in its food delivery business. The quarterly loss surged to $1.1B. The revenue...
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Google’s Pixel camera app introduces Night Sight to help click clear pictures with HDR+

Yesterday, Pixel camera app launched a new feature, Night Sight to help in clicking sharp, clean photographs in very low light. It works on...
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DeepMasterPrints: ‘master key’ fingerprints made by a neural network can now fake fingerprints

New York University researchers have found a way to generate artificial fingerprints that can be used to create fake fingerprints. They do this by...
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What is Facebook hiding? New York Times reveals Facebook’s insidious crisis management strategy

Today has been Facebook’s worst day in its history. As if the plummeting stocks that closed on  Wednesday at just $144.22.were not enough, Facebook...

Uber announces the 2019 Uber AI Residency

On Tuesday, Uber announced the 2019 Uber AI Residency. The Uber AI residency was established in 2018. It is a 12-month training program for...
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Introducing krispNet DNN, a deep learning model for real-time noise suppression

Last month, 2Hz introduced an app called krisp which was featured on the Nvidia website. It uses deep learning for noise suppression and is...
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“Deep learning is not an optimum solution for every problem faced”: An interview with...

Over the past few years, we have seen some advanced technologies in artificial intelligence shaping human life. Deep learning (DL) has become the main...
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Google makes major inroads into healthcare tech by absorbing DeepMind Health

Yesterday, Google announced that it is absorbing DeepMind Health, a London-based AI lab. In 2014, DeepMind was acquired by Google for £400 million. One...
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Google releases Magenta studio beta, an open source python machine learning library for music...

On 11th November, the Google Brain Team released Magenta studio in beta, a suite of free music-making tools using their machine learning models. It...

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Launching soon: My Business App on Google Maps that will let...

Google will soon roll out a new feature on Google Maps that will let users, message business profiles in nearby locations. This will help...

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