Microsoft Takes On Google and Deep Mind with AI Research Lab

Microsoft Takes On Google and Deep Mind with 
#AI Research Lab

  • Microsoft has announced the creation of its new research lab, Microsoft Research AI, which will focus on general-purpose artificial intelligence (AI) technology development and provide ethics oversight for its AI operations.
  • Microsoft has created a new research lab which will focus on general-purpose artificial intelligence (AI) technology development.
  • The lab will be called Microsoft Research AI, and will capitalize on the company’s existing AI expertise while pursuing new hires from related fields like cognitive psychology.
  • Located within Microsoft’s Redmond HQ, the lab will ultimately be home to a team of more than 100 AI scientists exploring learning, natural language processing, perception systems, and other areas.
  • This broader focus is in contrast with the more common and specific AI systems we see now, like those that perform facial recognition tasks.

Microsoft has announced the creation of its new research lab, Microsoft Research AI, which will focus on general-purpose artificial intelligence (AI) technology development and provide ethics oversight for its AI operations.
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We’ll Soon Trust AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease

We'll Soon Trust #AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease

  • We’ll Soon Trust AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease – October 13, 2016
  • It probably goes without saying, but medicine has improved a lot in modern times.
  • “Medicine has improved a lot as a practice,” Khosla said.
  • Tomorrow’s Healthcare Is Today: Exponential Medicine Begins in San Diego
  • Writing the First Human Genome by 2026 Is Synthetic Biology’s Grand Challenge

It probably goes without saying, but medicine has improved a lot in modern times. No one would willingly go back to the days of sketchy anesthetics and experimental surgery.
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How iOS 10 powers machine learning while protecting your privacy

How iOS 10 powers machine learning while protecting your privacy.

  • How to get started with Apple News in iOS 9 How to get started with Apple News…
  • With iOS 10, Apple introduces ‘differential privacy,’ a new way to collect your data that’s not so creepy.
  • How iOS 10 powers machine learning while protecting your privacy
  • Watch the video above to learn exactly what this concept entails and how Apple is employing it in its latest mobile software release.
  • iOS 10 is the first to incorporate machine learning and artificial intelligence without sacrificing privacy.

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@macworld: “How iOS 10 powers machine learning while protecting your privacy.”


With iOS 10, Apple introduces ‘differential privacy,’ a new way to collect your data that’s not so creepy.


How iOS 10 powers machine learning while protecting your privacy