AI News, Revolutions


This is the first edition of a monthly roundup of news about Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Data Science.

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

Google releases DeepLab on Github, a trained CNN model to assign semantic labels to every pixel of an image.

Google releases Lucid, a neural-network visualization library designed to help with the interpretability of vision systems.

The Geo AI Data Science VM, including ESRI ArcGIS Pro and a land cover classification tutorial dataset, is now available in the Azure Marketplace.

podcast interview about Project InnerEye, an innovative machine learning tool that helps radiologists identify and analyze 3-D images of cancerous tumors.

Microsoft Research has developed a system to translate news articles from Chinese to English with the same accuracy as human translators.

An overview of LUIS, Microsoft's cloud-based service for developing language- and speech-based applications.

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Continuous integration and deployment using Azure Data Factory | Azure Friday

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Azure DevOps with VSTS : Build 2018

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Seeing AI 2016 Prototype - A Microsoft research project

Update : To get this technology into the hands of as many people as possible, this research project has evolved to be a free smartphone app, released in 2017.

What's new in Microsoft AI with Paige Bailey

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