Google’s AlphaGo is an extraordinary breakthrough for Artificial Intelligence. The game of 19×19 Go has 1.74×10^172 unique positions and is about a ‘googol’ times harder to calculate than chess. Experts thought it would take at least another decade before AI would be able to beat the best human players. So how did Google tackle this […]

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Take a look at Google Trends, and you’ll see a steep spike in interest in sentiment analysis in recent years, buoyed by the explosion of social media and blogging. Without a doubt, if you’ve looked into IBM’s Watson, you’ll have seen the term crop up among its many projects – but there are a number […]

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Skymind.io founder Adam Gibson talks to Voxxed about the current state of Scala powered AI. He explains why the language is a natural fit for deep learning, and why AI is so widely embraced by the Scala community. We also discuss why he believes we’re still quite a way from Terminator style robot apocalypse (in spite of what you […]

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