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The future of manufacturing technology

August 21st, 2019 at 11:28 am » Comments Off

The global manufacturing market reached $38 trillion in 2018, contributing a 15% increase in global production output. Within this market, a broad range of goods is produced and processed, spanning from consumer goods, heavy industrials to storage and transportation of raw materials and finished products. To sustain ongoing growth, today’s manufacturers are hyper-focused on three […]

AI is getting more in touch with your emotions

August 17th, 2019 at 2:06 am » Comments Off

EmoNet, a neural network model, was accurately able to pair images to 11 emotion categories. The EmoNet research study demonstrates how AI can measure emotional significance. Artificial intelligence might one day start communicating our emotions better than we do. EmoNet, neural network model developed by researchers at the University of Colorado and Duke University, was […]

Microsoft’s tech can make your hologram speak another language

August 12th, 2019 at 12:31 pm » Comments Off

This exec doesn’t speak Japanese — but it sure looks like she does. You no longer need to speak another language to look like you’re fluent in it — to anyone, anywhere. On Wednesday, Microsoft executive Julia White took the stage at the company’s Inspire partner conference to demonstrate how it’s now possible to not […]

Simple ‘smart’ glass reveals the future of artificial vision

August 4th, 2019 at 12:48 pm » Comments Off

From left to right, Zongfu Yu, Ang Chen and Efram Khoram developed the concept for a “smart” piece of glass that recognizes images without any external power or circuits. The sophisticated technology that powers face recognition in many modern smartphones someday could receive a high-tech upgrade that sounds — and looks — surprisingly low-tech. This […]

Machine learning goes beyond theory to beat human poker champs

July 26th, 2019 at 12:37 am » Comments Off

How to deal with a breakdown in theoretical support in machine learning? Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Facebook describe winning many hands against the world’s top poker players by inventing smart search strategies to counter a lack of theoretical math used in most game-playing AI. Among the many achievements of machine learning in recent years, […]

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