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baidu hires Andrew Ng for AI center
2014-05-17 04:58:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Baidu, the most popular Chinese-language online search provider, has announced plans to open up a new artificial intelligence center in the heart of Silicon Valley, and has tapped “Google Brain” founder and Stanford University AI Lab director Andrew Ng to lead the division. According to Paul Mozur and Rolfe Winkler of the Wall Street Journal, Ng – the man who helped Google set-up its program to replicate the human brain...

2014-05-16 23:06:40

Software-only LPR solution takes home highly coveted prize for Video Analytics. Oldsmar, Florida (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 ARES, the software-only video analytics platform by PlateSmart, has won the Platinum designation for its 2014 Govies Award in the category of Video Analytics. The award was presented to PlateSmart May 13th at the GovSec TREXPO in Washington, DC. The Govies, which are awarded annually by Security Products magazine, honor outstanding government security products in a...

2014-05-16 12:30:48

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced the appointment of pioneering Artificial Intelligence (AI) researcher Andrew Ng as Chief Scientist of Baidu. Mr. Ng will lead Baidu Research, with labs in Beijing and Silicon Valley. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081103/BAIDULOGO Baidu made the announcement at the grand opening of its U.S. R&D Center in Sunnyvale,...

2014-05-15 12:31:25

LONDON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Automatic Number Plate Recognition Systems Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/asia_pacific/south_korea/global_automatic_number_plate_recognition_systems_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Automatic Number Plate Recognition Systems in US$ Thousand by the following Applications - Toll & Parking, Law Enforcement, and Journey Time. The report...

2014-05-14 23:12:31

The “DIOTEK” voice and writing recognition platform was featured on NewsWatch as part of its 2014 Mobile World Congress Wrap-Up Show, which took a look at the world’s largest mobile exhibition in Barcelona, Spain. Andrew Tropeano, a host of NewsWatch, conducted the product reviews and shared with viewers how they are leading the charge in voice and writing recognition for smart devices. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 The “DIOTEK” voice and writing recognition platform was...

2014-05-14 08:37:29

The renowned science foundation advances AI in the capital of Ethiopia. NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to Sub-Saharan Africa, the media always focuses on war, famine and disease. Little is known about the innovation and positive attributes stemming from the region. One such attribute, is the growth of computer science and artificial intelligence. Indeed, the field of AI has skyrocketed in developing nations with the advent of the home computer, but has recently...

2014-05-14 04:21:40

EUROPEAN BUSINESS SUMMIT - 12th EDITION, BRUSSELS, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking account of emotions and conveying them to users is undoubtedly the next major revolution in the virtual world. Applications need to embody more verbal and emotional interactions. EMOSPEECH is a Eurostars project in which Acapela Group, the voice expert based in Mons, has actively participated. The first results are being unveiled. EMOSPEECH is the result of a project led for 3 years...

2014-05-13 08:40:02

SAN ANTONIO, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RoadPixel Ltd. today announces its merger with US based LPR software specialist Intelligent Vision Systems Inc. The resulting amalgamated business will trade as RoadPixel throughout the world. RoadPixel's management team were founders of CitySync in 1999, which was sold to a US public company in 2010. They were 'locked out' of the LPR market for a period of time as part of the sale. Robert Byerly, CEO of RoadPixel Inc....

2014-05-10 23:03:25

Tenth Annual Event Honors the Valley’s Best and Brightest Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, and Rocket Fuel, a leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) advertising solutions for digital marketers, received 2014 GROW! Awards from ACG Silicon Valley at a sold-out ceremony held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on May 6, 2014. The GROW! Awards honor two of the fastest-growing Silicon...

2014-05-08 08:41:52

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cknrz7/global_gesture) has announced the addition of the "Global Gesture Recognition Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The analysts forecast the Global Gesture Recognition market to grow at a CAGR of 29.2 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the cost-effectiveness of gesture...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.