Machine Learning


Google buys DeepMind

Google buys DeepMind

Google is acquiring an artificial intelligence company called DeepMind Technologies.  The terms of the deal were undisclos...

Jan 27 2014, 2:04am CST

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Following this week’s announcement that Google has agreed to purchase connected home device maker Nest for $3.2 billion there h...

Jan 18 2014, 11:16am CST

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs Raises $4 Million In Series A Funding

FarmLogs is a farm management software startup that builds tools for helping farmers increase their productivity and efficienc...

Jan 15 2014, 6:11am CST

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

It has been said that the Internet is like all the world’s books gathered in one place, then thrown indiscriminately on the flo...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06am CST

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

Why City Life Boosts Creativity And Startup Success

The following post is by Roger Wu, cofounder of the business-to-business content distribution network, Cooperatize. What happen...

Jan 12 2014, 8:56am CST

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Why Automated Semantics Will Solve The BI Dashboard Crisis

Right now, in most companies, there is a crisis of Business Intelligence dashboards. For good reasons, BI practitioners use the...

Dec 30 2013, 5:11am CST

Why Is Machine Learning (CS 229) The Most Popular Course At Stanford?

Why Is Machine Learning (CS 229) The Most Popular Course At Stanford?

“New Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience,” reads a headline on the front page of The New York Times this morning. The...

Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST

Microsoft Loses Talented Individual to Google

Microsoft Loses Talented Individual to Google

A very talented staff member of Microsoft has defected to Google. This is a heavy loss and although there were no hard feelings...

Dec 16 2013, 9:59am CST

Inside Google's Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

Inside Google's Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

Asking the right set of questions lead to an accurate answer. That is what Google and NASA is trying do at its Quantum Artifici...

Oct 12 2013, 1:46am CDT

Music Industry Battles Against Concert Tickets Siphoning Bots

Music Industry Battles Against Concert Tickets Siphoning Bots

The presence of bots on the Netscape that siphon scads of concert tickets is a source of much misery. The music industry is eng...

May 28 2013, 5:41am CDT