AI News, BOOK REVIEW: Revolutions

Revolutions

This is an eclectic collection of interesting blog posts, software announcements and data applications I've noted over the past month or so.

The ecosystem for ONNX (the open standard for exchange of neural network models) expands, with official support for Core ML, NVIDIA TensorRT 4, and the Snapdragon Neural Processing Engine.

Oracle acquires machine learning platform Datascience.com, a cloud workspace platform for data science projects and workloads.

Deep neural networks encoded by FPGAs (field-programmable gate arrays) can dramatically reduce the time to classify images (as just one application example).

The TWIML AI podcast series on differential privacy, a technique for collecting data in such a way that it reduces the impact on privacy even in the event of a leak.

This hands-on lab walks through the process of building an image recognizer using transfer learning with MobilenetV1.

How to Develop a Currency Detection Model using Azure Machine Learning, with details on how the real-time banknote recognition capability of the Seeing AI application was implemented in CoreML.

Azure Accelerated Machine Learning with Project Brainwave

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TWC9: Go SDK for Azure, PWA tips, important AI papers, and more

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Project Hanover: Using Technology to Personalize Cancer Treatment

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Machine learning at scale : Build 2018

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Inside a Google data center

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Predicting the Winning Team with Machine Learning

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