Dec 16, 2020

5 Posts

Covid Moonshot animation
Dec 16, 2020

Crowdsourcing Against Coronavirus

Covid Moonshot, an open-source project to vet potential medicines using machine learning, is closing in on compounds that might help curb Covid-19. Four new antiviral drugs identified by the project are ready to advance to animal trials.
1 min read
Robotaxi in different angles
Dec 16, 2020

Robotaxi Reimagined

A new breed of self-driving car could kick the autonomous-vehicle industry into a higher gear. Zoox unveiled its first product, an all-electric, driverless taxi designed fully in-house.
2 min read
Data related to a technique that uses a neural network to compute the progress of a fluid dynamics simulation
Dec 16, 2020

Physics Simulations Streamlined

Computer simulations do a good job of modeling physical systems from traffic patterns to rocket engines, but they can take a long time to run. New work takes advantage of deep learning to speed them up.
2 min read
Transkribus transcribing centuries-old letters and manuscripts
Dec 16, 2020

Written by Quill, Read by Computer

The secrets of history are locked in troves of handwritten documents. Now a machine learning platform is making them amenable to digital search. Transkribus is transcribing centuries-old records en masse and making them available to scholars worldwide.
1 min read
New Coronavirus Treatments, Reimagining Robotaxis, Opening Historical Archives, Streamlining Simulations
Dec 16, 2020

New Coronavirus Treatments, Reimagining Robotaxis, Opening Historical Archives, Streamlining Simulations

When a researcher works for a company, what rights should they have to publish their work, and what rights should the company that sponsored the work have? This issue has come up many times in the AI community across many companies...
9 min read

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