Jul 08, 2020

5 Posts

Tiny Images photos and datasets
Jul 08, 2020

Tiny Images, Outsized Biases

MIT withdrew a popular computer vision dataset after researchers found that it was rife with social bias. Researchers found racist, misogynistic, and demeaning labels among the nearly 80 million pictures in Tiny Images, a collection of 32-by-32 pixel color photos.
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Examples of detection of animals in images using Detection Transformer (DETR).
Jul 08, 2020

Computer Vision Transformed

The transformer architecture that has shaken up natural language processing may replace recurrent layers in object detection networks. A Facebook team led by Nicolas Carion and Francisco Massa simplified object detection pipelines by using transformers, yielding Detection Transformer (DETR).
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Realistic portraits of historical figures Vincent van Gogh, Napoleon Bonaparte and Queen Elizabeth
Jul 08, 2020

Photos From Before Photos Existed

An artist is using deep learning to create realistic portraits of historical figures like Napoleon Bonaparte, Vincent Van Gogh, and England’s first Queen Elizabeth.
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Goalkeeper
Jul 08, 2020

Game Changer

Football clubs are turning to computer vision for winning insights. Acronis, a Swiss cloud storage and security company, offers AI services designed to give a boost to some of the world’s top football clubs (soccer teams, to Americans), Wired reported.
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Images and graphs related to Dense Steerable Filter CNN (DSF-CNN)
Jul 08, 2020

Seeing Straight at Any Rotation

A cat rotated by any number of degrees is still a cat. It takes a lot of rotated training images to teach convolutional filters this simple fact. A new filter design has this common-sense knowledge built-in.
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