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Neurologists use algorithm for early diagnosis of Alzheimer\'s disease

Neurologists use algorithm for early diagnosis of Alzheimer\'s disease | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Patients with Alzheimer's disease currently undergo neuropsychological testing to detect signs of the disease. The test results are difficult to interpret and are insufficient for making a definiti
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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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Yahoo Cuts $4.8 Billion Deal to Sell Core Business to Verizon - NYTimes.com

Yahoo Cuts $4.8 Billion Deal to Sell Core Business to Verizon - NYTimes.com | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
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Introducing Cloud Natural Language API, Speech API open beta

Introducing Cloud Natural Language API, Speech API open beta | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

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Peek inside a giant Facebook data center at the new hardware powering up the company’s AI research

Peek inside a giant Facebook data center at the new hardware powering up the company’s AI research | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
These are the new computers Facebook created to accelerate its machine learning research.
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The MachineLearning gold rush

The MachineLearning gold rush | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
As Silicon Valley fights for talent, universities struggle to hold on to their stars
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How Google is Remaking Itself as a “Machine Learning First” Company — Backchannel

How Google is Remaking Itself as a “Machine Learning First” Company — Backchannel | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
If you want to build artificial intelligence into every product, you better retrain your army of coders. Check.
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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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Mark Zuckerberg on the next 10 years of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg on the next 10 years of Facebook | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it

The Verge’s Casey Newton sat down with Facebook’s CEO to talk drones, AI, virtual reality, and building a bot to make him toast.

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How Facebook Messenger clawed its way to 1 billion users

How Facebook Messenger clawed its way to 1 billion users | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Facebook's gamble of forcing users to download Messenger has paid off. Despite the backlash, Messenger has doubled its user count in 20 months to reach the..
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World Internet Users Statistics and 2016 World Population Stats

World Internet Users Statistics and 2016 World Population Stats | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Internet World Stats, Population and Internet Users in all countries and usage in all regions of the world. The Internet Big Picture.
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La bataille des capitales pour attirer les champions du numérique

La bataille des capitales pour attirer les champions du numérique | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
La Ville lumière voudrait bien damer le pion aux autres métropoles européennes en matière d'entrepreneuriat numérique. Cependant, la concurrence avec Londres, Stockholm ou Berlin est rude. Enquête.
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Facebook's Race To Dominate AI

Facebook's Race To Dominate AI | The Rise of the Algorithmic Medium | Scoop.it
Can a radically open culture help Facebook catch up to Google and Microsoftand build the world's most powerful ad platform?
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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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