Bird’s-AI View: Harnessing Drones to Improve Traffic Flow

Traffic. It’s one of the most commonly cited frustrations across the globe. It consumed nearly 180 hours of productive time for the average U.K. driver last year. German drivers lost an average of 120 hours. U.S. drivers lost nearly 100 hours. Because time is too precious to waste, RCE Systems — a Brno, Czech Republic-based Read article >
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Bird’s-AI View: Harnessing Drones to Improve Traffic Flow

Paige.AI Ramps Up Cancer Pathology Research Using NVIDIA Supercomputer

An accurate diagnosis is key to treating cancer — a disease that kills 600,000 people a year in the U.S. alone — and AI can help. Common forms of the disease, like breast, lung and prostate cancer, can have good recovery rates when diagnosed early. But diagnosing the tumor, the work of pathologists, can be Read article >
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Paige.AI Ramps Up Cancer Pathology Research Using NVIDIA Supercomputer

Succeeding by Predicting Failure: AI Startup Using Factory-Based Sensors to Avert Shutdowns

In a world reliant on the power of machines, breakdowns can be problematic, sometimes catastrophic. A system failure at an auto manufacturer can cost up to $1.3 million an hour. An offshore oil platform going offline can waste around $3.5 million a day. But technical failures don’t just drain money. They also risk the safety Read article >
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Succeeding by Predicting Failure: AI Startup Using Factory-Based Sensors to Avert Shutdowns

Goodwill Farming: Startup Harvests AI to Reduce Herbicides

Blue River’s work formed one of the early success stories of many for harnessing NVIDIA GPUs and computer vision to tackle complex industrial problems with big benefits to humanity.
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Goodwill Farming: Startup Harvests AI to Reduce Herbicides

Lights, Camera, AI: Cambridge Consultants Puts Deep Learning in Director’s Chair

AI is commonly associated with data. Less known is its artistic side — composing music scores, transforming doodles into photorealistic masterpieces, and dancing the night away. Cambridge Consultants knows it well, having already demonstrated AI’s artistic prowess with Vincent AI, which turns your squiggles into art in one of seven styles resembling everything from moody Read article >
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Lights, Camera, AI: Cambridge Consultants Puts Deep Learning in Director’s Chair

Lean, Green, AI Machines: 5 Projects Using GPUs for a Better Planet

Earth Day is a good day for AI. And the benefits are felt all year, all around the world, as deep learning and NVIDIA GPUs aid our understanding of ecosystems and climate patterns, preserving plants and animals, and managing waste. Here are five ways companies, researchers and scientists are using GPUs for a better planet: Read article >
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Lean, Green, AI Machines: 5 Projects Using GPUs for a Better Planet

Going Against the Grain: How Lucidyne Is Revolutionizing Lumber Grading with Deep Learning

Talk about a knotty problem. Lucidyne Technologies has been using AI since the late 1980s to detect defects in lumber products. But no matter how much technology it’s employed, finding imperfections in wood boards — a process that’s critical to categorizing lumber and thus maximizing its value — has remained a challenge. “This isn’t like Read article >
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Going Against the Grain: How Lucidyne Is Revolutionizing Lumber Grading with Deep Learning

How UnitedHealth Group Is Infusing Deep Learning Into Healthcare Services

In a massive healthcare organization, even a small improvement in workflow can translate to major gains in efficiency. That means lower costs for the healthcare provider and better, faster care for patients. UnitedHealth Group, one of the largest healthcare companies in the U.S., is turning to GPU-powered AI for these kinds of enhancements. In a Read article > …

How UnitedHealth Group Is Infusing Deep Learning Into Healthcare Services

AI defeated a top-tier ‘Dota 2’ esports team

So much for the best Dota 2 players having the skill to fend off cutting-edge AI. OpenAI Five has beaten five players from OG, the veteran team that won Valve's 2018 International, in a best-of-three exhibition match. The Verge noted that the deep… …

Medical Imaging Startup Uses AI to Classify Conditions from Sinus and Brain Scans

Radiologists are tasked with diagnosing some of the most serious medical conditions — but their workloads are becoming increasingly demanding as the volume of imaging studies such as CT and MRI has steadily gone up. Houston-based InformAI is stepping in to help reduce fatigue and stress for radiologists by building deep learning tools that can Read article >
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Medical Imaging Startup Uses AI to Classify Conditions from Sinus and Brain Scans

AI in the Sky Aids Feet on the Ground Spotting Human Rights Violations

In a traditional human rights investigation, researchers travel to a region, conduct interviews, visit crime scenes, examine court records, and collect hospital or autopsy records. While that painstaking approach still constitutes a major part of Human Rights Watch’s work, the U.S.-based nonprofit is also exploring new technological methods — including AI — for its investigations, Read article >
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AI in the Sky Aids Feet on the Ground Spotting Human Rights Violations

SETI Phone Home: Harnessing AI in Search of Aliens

We’ve all read the science fiction, we’ve wondered about  suspicious objects in the sky, and we’ve even speculated over mysterious crop circles. But we still don’t know what’s out there. Gerry Zhang, a graduate researcher at the Berkeley SETI Research Center, at the University of California, Berkeley, is working to detect signs of extraterrestrials through Read article >
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SETI Phone Home: Harnessing AI in Search of Aliens

Injecting AI into Healthcare: Medical Innovators Harness NVIDIA Tools for AI-Powered Future

More than 1,500 healthcare experts will converge next week in Boston for the World Medical Innovation Forum to discuss the impact of AI in clinical care, and hear talks by top names in biotech and pharma, U.S. cabinet secretaries and federal agency leaders — and NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang. Huang will have a Read article >
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Injecting AI into Healthcare: Medical Innovators Harness NVIDIA Tools for AI-Powered Future

How AI Is Changing Medicine

Doctors and nurses stand at the front lines of our healthcare system, providing immediate care. But there’s an equally important universe of researchers working in parallel who are advancing the tools and knowledge clinicians can draw on to treat their patients. These researchers are developing new drugs to solve as-yet incurable diseases, simulating biological organisms Read article >
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How AI Is Changing Medicine

JetBot, a $250 DIY Autonomous Robot Based on Jetson Nano Impresses at GTC

Even at a conference packed with sophisticated autonomous machines that walk, drive, fly and even slither, on their own, the $250 JetBot was a standout. Based on the Jetson Nano, the small but mighty $99 AI computer introduced by NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang at GTC last week, the JetBot drew a crowd of hundreds to Read article >
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JetBot, a $250 DIY Autonomous Robot Based on Jetson Nano Impresses at GTC

Betting on Monte Carlo: GPUs a ‘Game Changer’ for Nuking Noise in Nuclear Imaging

Andras Wirth is like many early AI researchers: His deep learning ambitions only turned into reality because of a sea change in technology. A physicist, Wirth wanted to run Monte Carlo algorithms to make leaping advances in nuclear imaging, which was previously computationally impossible without massive supercomputers. A decade ago, his breakthrough came when his Read article >
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Betting on Monte Carlo: GPUs a ‘Game Changer’ for Nuking Noise in Nuclear Imaging

GTC 2019: Huang Kicks Off GTC, Focuses on NVIDIA Data Center Momentum, Blue Chip Partners

NVIDIA’s message was unmistakable as it kicked off the 10th annual GPU Technology Conference: it’s doubling-down on the data center. Founder and CEO Jensen Huang delivered a sweeping opening keynote at San Jose State University, describing the company’s progress accelerating the sprawling data centers that power the world’s most dynamic industries. With a record GTC Read article >
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GTC 2019: Huang Kicks Off GTC, Focuses on NVIDIA Data Center Momentum, Blue Chip Partners

NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Announces New Courses in Data Science and Autonomous Machines

 A lack of appropriate skills is one of the biggest barriers organizations face in adopting AI, according to a study by McKinsey. To address this gap, the NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute is launching new courses — both instructor-led and self-paced online — to help developers and data scientists solve real-world challenges with deep learning and Read article >
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NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Announces New Courses in Data Science and Autonomous Machines

How to Watch NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang’s Keynote Monday at GTC

Kicking off a frenzied week of innovation, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang will deliver on Monday the opening keynote address at the 10th annual GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in Silicon Valley. Huang, speaking at the San Jose State University Events Center at 2 pm Pacific, will highlight the company’s latest innovations in AI, autonomous vehicles Read article >
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