February 13, 2017

Introduction to Language Identification

Quick, what languages are these two sentences written in:

“Hey bana bir sorununuz olur mu?”

What about this one?

“Halló ég er með vandamál getur þú hjálpað mér?”

Not easy, right?

Figuring out a document’s source language is an essential first step for many cross-language tools and that’s why...

February 07, 2017

Emergent // Future: Real-Time Parking Predictions, Improving Image Search With Deep Learning, YouTube Datasets

Issue 40 This week we look at Google's real-time parking predictions, the largest dataset of annotated YouTube videos, and how Facebook is improving image search using deep learning.

Plus! What we're reading this week and things to try at home!

January 31, 2017

Emergent // Future: AI Goes All-In On Humans, Apple Partners on AI Ethics, Cancer-Classifying Neural Network

Issue 39 This week we look at how he world’s best poker players are getting crushed by AI, why Apple joined the Partnership on AI, and how an algorithm is diagnosing skin cancer as accurate as dermatologists.

January 30, 2017

How to use an Unsharp Mask to Improve the Accuracy of Saliency Detection

In our introduction to saliency detection post, we showed how to harness the power of the human brain using a saliency algorithm to detect the most distinct and noticeable objects in an image.

January 24, 2017

Introduction to Image Saliency Detection

Whenever we look at a photo or watch a video, we always notice certain things over others. This could be a person’s face, or a sports car, or even a symbol that is located in the corner of a video.

January 24, 2017

Emergent // Future: Autopilot Saves Lives, Algorithms IRL, and Neural Nets in Python

Issue 38 This week we look at the 40% drop in car crashes using Tesla's Autopilot, why Microsoft is investing into Montreal AI research, check out some algorithms IRL, and building neural networks in Python.

January 19, 2017

Automatic SlideShare Text Summarization

In a recent post we introduced an automatic text summarizer algorithm that summarizes documents with a quick API call.

January 17, 2017

Emergent // Future: Train Your Own Self-Driving Car, and the AI 100 List

Issue 37 This week we look at the OpenAI + DeepDrive project that helps developers train self-driving car AI's using Grand Theft Auto V. Plus, CB Insights releases their AI 100 landscape

January 16, 2017

Introduction to Twitter Topic and Sentiment Analysis

With over 317 million active users a month, Twitter has become a wealth of data for those trying to understand how people feel about brands, topics, and more. Mining Twitter data for insights is one of the most common natural language processing tasks.

January 11, 2017

Algorithmia Named a 2017 CB Insights AI 100 Company

We're excited to announce that Algorithmia has been selected as a CB Insights AI 100 company. This prestigious list is comprised of a select group of the 100 most promising companies breaking ground on artificial intelligence algorithms and technology.

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