Microsoft’s CEO wants bots and AI in every home

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  • Ralf Speth, chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover, told Sky News that it would have to “see the facts” before deciding whether to continue manufacturing in the UK. Dr Speth said that if the UK’s divorce from Europe resulted in new tax and tariff barriers it would be a “huge challenge” for the company, which is the UK’s biggest industrial employer.
  • “Just like you built websites in the past, or mobile applications in the past, you’re going to now start building bots as new interfaces, new applications,” he said.
  • More than 600,000 people around the world attempted to grab a record and secure their place in the history books.
  • Microsoft’s CEO wants bots and AI in every home
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While his feet may have been in Sydney, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s head was firmly in the clouds. Or rather, his own cloud — the company’s cloud computing service Azure. In Australia for a Microsoft Developers conference, Nadella laid out his main theories for the digital future: Mobile-first
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Facebook taps deep learning for customized feeds

#Facebook taps deep learning for customized feeds  #MMA

  • The social network does machine learning one better, applying advanced computer learning techniques to…
  • Deep learning is a very generic technique Tulloch said.
  • The company must also deal with content posted in more than 100 languages daily complicating classic machine learning, Tulloch said.
  • But deep learning has pushed the state of the art forward in computer vision tasks, Tulloch said, including with classifying videos.
  • High-level understanding of content helps Facebook surface visual memories.

The social network does machine learning one better, applying advanced computer learning techniques to cater to users’ interests
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