Jun 16, 2021

5 Posts

Computers Spawn Computers, Self-Riding Bike, AI-Against-Covid Progress Report, Handwriting Deciphered
Jun 16, 2021

Computers Spawn Computers, Self-Riding Bike, AI-Against-Covid Progress Report, Handwriting Deciphered

I’m thrilled to announce the first data-centric AI competition! I invite you to participate.For decades, model-centric AI competitions, in which the dataset is held fixed while you iterate on the code, have driven our field forward. But deep learning
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A neural network wrote the blueprint for upcoming computer chips
Jun 16, 2021

Computers Making Computers

A neural network wrote the blueprint for upcoming computer chips that will accelerate deep learning itself. Google engineers used a reinforcement learning system to arrange the billions of minuscule transistors in an upcoming version of its Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) chips.
2 min read
Two images showing the process of turning handwriting into text
Jun 16, 2021

The Writing, Not the Doodles

Systems designed to turn handwriting into text typically work best on pages with a consistent layout, such as a single column unbroken by drawings, diagrams, or extraneous symbols. A new system removes that requirement.
2 min read
A self-riding bicycle
Jun 16, 2021

A Bicycle Built for Zero

Self-driving cars, get ready to share the road with self-riding bikes. Beijing-based machine learning researcher Zhihui Peng built a riderless bike that stays upright, navigates, and avoids collisions.
1 min read
Covid-19 over a graph
Jun 16, 2021

AI Against Covid: Progress Report

A new report assessed how AI has helped address Covid-19 and where it has fallen short.
1 min read

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