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The Education Of An Algorithm - Forbes

The Education Of An Algorithm - Forbes | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Highly paid professionals will have to shift from doing the learning to designing the curricula.
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People who read my book (The Semantic Sphere http://pierrelevyblog.com/2013/03/24/the-semantic-sphere-vol-1/ ) and this paper in french http://pierrelevyblog.com/2013/02/17/le-medium-algorithmique/ know what I think about stats and probabilities. This article is for information...

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The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium
Algorithms are the new medium between people and people, people and data, data and data. Artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, machine learning, neural networks, internet of things, smart cities, cryptocurrencies...
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Announcing SyntaxNet: The World’s Most Accurate Parser Goes Open Source

Announcing SyntaxNet: The World’s Most Accurate Parser Goes Open Source | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
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Inside OpenAI, Elon Musk’s Wild Plan to Set Artificial Intelligence Free

Inside OpenAI, Elon Musk’s Wild Plan to Set Artificial Intelligence Free | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
OpenAI wants to give away the 21st century's most transformative technology. In the process, it could remake the way people make tech.
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Great excitement around "OpenAI". Somes AI researchers choose open research against big money.

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Software Designs Products by Simulating Evolution

Software Designs Products by Simulating Evolution | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
New CAD software takes input from designers, then “evolves” new designs on its own.
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What is Blockchain technology – Vinay Gupta explains

What is Blockchain technology – Vinay Gupta explains | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
This is important and relevant. Its impact will be felt way outside of ICT and transactions that rely on TRUST.  Introduction Key to the Network Society under construction is that everything in the value chains that do not (or only now and then) add any recognizable value will be kicked out of the chain or…
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A programming language for living cells

A programming language for living cells | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
MIT biological engineers have created a programming language that allows them to rapidly design complex, DNA-encoded circuits that give new functions to living cells.
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Virtual Reality Is the Most Powerful Artistic Medium of Our Time

Virtual Reality Is the Most Powerful Artistic Medium of Our Time | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
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Yolande Villemaire's curator insight, March 30, 9:51 AM
“When the zeitgeist is moving, art usually goes hand-in-hand with it,”
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Tay, Microsoft's AI chatbot, gets a crash course in racism from Twitter

Tay, Microsoft's AI chatbot, gets a crash course in racism from Twitter | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

The dark side of machine learning: human teaching! Attempt to engage millennials with artificial intelligence backfires hours after launch, with TayTweets account citing Hitler and supporting Donald Trump

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The Internet Of Things And Machine Learning - Forbes

The Internet Of Things And Machine Learning - Forbes | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
IDC says the Internet of Things (IoT) market will be $1.7 trillion by 2020. Moor Insights & Strategy (MI&S) believes Machine learning will drive a portion of this revenue. Machine learning is the ability of a machine to vary the outcome of a situation or behavior based on knowledge or observation--essential for IoT solutions. And MI&S believes there are 2 kinds of machine learning worth understanding.
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10 Machine Learning Terms Explained in Simple English

10 Machine Learning Terms Explained in Simple English | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

If you’re relatively new to Machine Learning and it’s applications, you’ll more than likely have come across some pretty technical terms that are often difficult to understand…

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Google’s new AI can find out where you took any photo without needing geotags

Google’s new AI can find out where you took any photo without needing geotags | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Google has pointed its staggering computer expertise to an interesting task: determining where any photo was shot by having artificial intelligence (AI) exami
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IBM job cuts: US tech giant begins mass-firing one third of workforce

IBM job cuts: US tech giant begins mass-firing one third of workforce | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
IBM unleashes jobs carnage as axe falls on thousands of US employees.
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Bitcoin is an experiment in self-organizing collective intelligence

Lets get this straight, Bitcoin is an experiment in self-organizing collective intelligence. - Deep Code - Medium
There have been a lot of conversations about Bitcoin over the years. Is it a currency or an equity or a commodity? Is it…
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Ana Paula Sena's curator insight, February 19, 12:45 PM

Códigos perfeitos!

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How Elon Musk and Y Combinator Plan to Stop Computers From Taking Over — Backchannel — Medium

How Elon Musk and Y Combinator Plan to Stop Computers From Taking Over — Backchannel — Medium | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
They’re funding a new organization, OpenAI, to pursue the most advanced forms of artificial intelligence — and give the …
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The Interview with Yann Lecun of Facebook Artificial Intelligence

The Interview with Yann Lecun of Facebook Artificial Intelligence | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
I thought that this interview deserved a repost here at Data Science Central. It is with the man responsible for Artificial Intelligence at Facebook: the AI di…
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MIT’s AI can predict 85 per cent of cyberattacks

MIT’s AI can predict 85 per cent of cyberattacks | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

A new artificial intelligence system developed by researchers at MIT merges human and machine capabilities to hunt potential cyber-attacks and weed out false positives.

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The system is able to learn through its ongoing interaction with experts...

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Intelligence artificielle: la stratégie des grands groupes de l'Internet

Intelligence artificielle: la stratégie des grands groupes de l'Internet | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Tour d’horizon des principales acquisitions et des stratégies d’IA associées pour les grands groupes du numérique.
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IBMVoice: Watson Uses Cognitive Computing To Improve People's Lives - Forbes

IBMVoice: Watson Uses Cognitive Computing To Improve People's Lives - Forbes | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
By Rob High, IBM IDC predicts that by 2018, half of all consumers will interact with services based on cognitive computing on a regular basis. IBM's Watson business, which is based in New York City, is opening a Watson hub in San Francisco. This will enable us to more closely collaborate with [...]
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The Inside Story of How Oculus Cracked the Impossible Design of VR

The Inside Story of How Oculus Cracked the Impossible Design of VR | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
After nearly four years of work, Oculus is about to share its long-gestating dream with the world.
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DeepMind Could Bring The Best News Recommendation Engine

DeepMind Could Bring The Best News Recommendation Engine | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

Reinforcement Learning, a key Google DeepMind algorithm, could overhaul news recommendation engines and greatly improve users stickiness. After beating a Go master...

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DeepMind's AlphaGo secures victory over Lee Se-dol with third straight win

DeepMind's AlphaGo secures victory over Lee Se-dol with third straight win | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Virtuoso Go-playing AI AlphaGo has secured victory against 18-time world champion Lee Se-dol by winning the third straight game of a five-game match in Seoul. AlphaGo is now 3-0 up in the series,...

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How much time do I need to spend in order to get a junior web developer job?

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Our favorite algorithm names

Our favorite algorithm names | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Anyone who has cracked open a computer science textbook can tell you that the field is chock full of complex, and often imposing, terminology. But among all of the opaque terms for algorithms and statistical methods, there are a handful with clever names that even non-specialists can appreciate. We were reminded of this recently when...
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MIT builds low-power artificial intelligence chip for smartphones – Tech2

MIT builds low-power artificial intelligence chip for smartphones – Tech2 | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
A team of US researchers has built an energy-friendly chip that can perform powerful artificial intelligence (AI) tasks, enabling future mobile devices to implement "neural networks" modelled on the human brain.

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