Monday, June 19, 2017

Weekly Review 19 June 2017

Below are some of the interesting links I Tweeted about recently.

  1. An Ask Slashdot discussion on jobs in AI: https://ask.slashdot.org/story/17/06/09/1954230/ask-slashdot-what-types-of-jobs-are-opening-up-in-the-new-field-of-ai
  2. A script-writing AI producing lines for David Hasselhoff: https://arstechnica.com/the-multiverse/2017/04/an-ai-wrote-all-of-david-hasselhoffs-lines-in-this-demented-short-film/
  3. Creating a classifier in SKLearn: http://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/creating-your-first-machine-learning-classifier-model-in-sklearn 
  4. Five things AI (neural networks) can do better than people: https://www.datanami.com/2017/06/08/5-things-ai-better/
  5. Using machine learning to detect identity thieves, from the way they move their mouse: https://qz.com/1003221/identity-theft-can-be-thwarted-by-artificial-intelligence-analysis-of-a-users-mouse-movements/
  6. Combining quantum computing and machine learning: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/robotics/artificial-intelligence/kickstarting-the-quantum-startup-a-hybrid-of-quantum-computing-and-machine-learning-is-spawning-new-ventures
  7. Predicting suicide risk with machine learning: https://qz.com/1001968/artificial-intelligence-can-now-predict-suicide-with-remarkable-accuracy/
  8. A neural network based negotiating bot: https://qz.com/1004070/facebook-fb-built-an-ai-system-that-learned-to-lie-to-get-what-it-wants/
  9. Automating comment moderation with machine learning: https://www.recode.net/2017/6/13/15789178/new-york-times-expanding-comments-artificial-intelligence-google
  10. A deep learning powered four armed robot that composes marimba music: http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/artificial-intelligence/four-armed-marimba-robot-uses-deep-learning-to-compose-its-own-music
  11. Yes, prospective employers will check your social media presences: https://www.seek.co.nz/career-advice/recruiters-reveal-top-3-social-media-fails
  12. A collection of 150 intelligent agents has beaten the game Ms Pacman: https://techcrunch.com/2017/06/15/microsofts-ai-beats-ms-pac-man/
  13. 8 techniques for data mining: https://www.datanami.com/2017/06/14/8-concrete-data-mining-techniques-will-deliver-best-results/
  14. Microsoft is using deep neural networks to turn photos into art: https://techcrunch.com/2017/06/15/microsoft-pix-can-now-turn-your-iphone-photos-into-art-thanks-to-a-i/
  15. Applying AI to call centres: http://www.techproresearch.com/article/how-artificial-intelligence-is-taking-call-centers-to-the-next-level/
  16. AI is predicted to create 800,000 jobs by 2021: http://www.techrepublic.com/article/can-ai-really-create-800000-jobs-by-2021-this-report-says-yes/