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Introducing spaCy v2.2!

Yesterday, the team at Explosion announced a new version of the Natural Language Processing library, spaCy v2.2, highlighting that this version is much leaner,...
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TensorFlow 2.0 released with tighter Keras integration, eager execution enabled by default, and more!

After releasing the beta version of TensorFlow 2.0 in June, Google announced its final release on Monday. This release comes with tighter integration with...

Apple bans HKmap.live, a Hong Kong protest safety app from the iOS Store as...

Update: A day after banning HKmap.live, Apple brought it back on the iOS Store after backlash from the general public. Apple told the creators...
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How hackers are using Deepfakes to trick people

Cybersecurity analysts have warned that spoofing using artificial intelligence is within the realm of possibility and that people should be aware of the possibility...
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Prof. Rowel Atienza discusses the intuition behind deep learning, advances in GANs & techniques...

In recent years, deep learning has made unprecedented progress in vision, speech, natural language processing and understanding, and other areas of data science. Developments...
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Transformers 2.0: NLP library with deep interoperability between TensorFlow 2.0 and PyTorch, and 32+...

Last week, Hugging Face, a startup specializing in natural language processing, released a landmark update to their popular Transformers library, offering unprecedented compatibility between...

‘Dropbox Paper’ leaks out email addresses and names on sharing document publicly

This week, Koen Rouwhorst, a security engineer at Framer, reported that a feature of Dropbox Paper, a document collaboration tool, leaks out, “the full...

GitHub along with Weights & Biases introduced CodeSearchNet challenge evaluation and CodeSearchNet Corpus

Yesterday, the team at GitHub along with its partners from Weights & Biases introduced the CodeSearchNet challenge evaluation environment and leaderboard. The team is...
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Facebook will no longer involve third-party fact-checkers to review the political content on their...

On Tuesday, at The Atlantic Festival in Washington DC, Nick Clegg, communications VP at  Facebook outlined the measures that Facebook is taking to prevent...
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Can a modified MIT ‘Hippocratic License’ to restrict misuse of open source software prompt...

Open source licenses allow software to be freely distributed, modified, and used. These licenses give developers an additional advantage of allowing others to use...

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Is serverless architecture a good choice for app development?

App development has evolved rapidly in recent years. With new demands and expectations from businesses and users, trends like cloud have helped developers to...

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Facebook releases PyTorch 1.3 with named tensors, PyTorch Mobile, 8-bit model...

Yesterday, at the PyTorch Developer Conference, Facebook announced the release of PyTorch 1.3. This release comes with three experimental features: named tensors, 8-bit model...

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