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2009-12-17 17:10:13

Society will be unable to take full advantage of real-time data analysis technologies that might improve health, reduce traffic congestion and give scientists new insights into human behavior until it resolves questions about how much of a person's life can be observed and by whom, a Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist contends in a commentary published Friday in the journal Science. In a "Perspectives" column, Tom M. Mitchell, head of the Machine Learning Department in Carnegie...

2009-10-07 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Sometimes it's best to start at the beginning of any tough math problem. Assess the facts, apply core principles, and, well, do the math. So what's a student to do when "doing the math" turns into one in a series of illegible pieces of scrap paper? Scrap the paper and go online to TutaPoint.com, which recently released a complete suite of more than 100 short, concise videos that address core mathematics concepts. TutaPoint.com -- a Manhattan-based...

2009-09-22 11:51:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- At the photo-finish end of the largest and most prestigious global analytics competition ever, the Netflix Prize, The Ensemble applauds BellKor Pragmatic Chaos ("BellKor") on its Grand Prize win, and thanks Netflix for its sponsorship of a contest that demonstrates the true power of crowd sourcing and open collaboration in the arenas of machine learning and advanced analytics. The Ensemble and BellKor were the only two teams out of more than 41,000...

2009-09-08 13:31:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- With many worried about the long-term consequences of America's lagging math skills, struggling and at-risk K-12 math students across the country now can access the most effective and comprehensive Web-based math tutoring service ever offered. Apangea Learning (www.apangealearning.com), leaders in personalized online tutoring, said today that it has released version 6.0 of its award-winning Apangea Math service. The upgraded service enhances...

2009-07-30 10:30:00

PITTSBURGH, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Struggling and at-risk K-12 math students across the country will soon have access to the most advanced and effective online supplemental math tutoring service available as Apangea Learning (www.apangealearning.com) prepares to release version 6.0 of its award-winning, individualized Apangea Math solution. Apangea Learning is a leader in personalized, one-on-one online tutoring for students nationwide. Its Apangea Math, introduced in 2002 and still...

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2009-07-17 06:55:00

Of all the qualities that distinguish humans from other species, how we learn is one of the most significant. In the July 17, 2009 issue of the journal Science, researchers who are at the forefront of neuroscience, psychology, education, and machine learning have synthesized a new science of learning that is already reshaping how we think about learning and creating opportunities to re-imagine the classroom for the 21st century. "To understand how children learn and improve our educational...

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2009-07-08 16:52:58

A hyper-realistic Einstein robot at the University of California, San Diego has learned to smile and make facial expressions through a process of self-guided learning. The UC San Diego researchers used machine learning to "empower" their robot to learn to make realistic facial expressions."As far as we know, no other research group has used machine learning to teach a robot to make realistic facial expressions," said Tingfan Wu, the computer science Ph.D. student from the UC San Diego Jacobs...

2009-06-25 12:15:00

Additional Reseller Opportunities Invited PITTSBURGH, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Apangea Learning Inc., (www.apangealearning.com), leaders in personalized, one-on-one online tutoring for students nationwide, said today that its Apangea Math supplemental learning program used in K-12 schools will now be resold by Education Networks of America (ENA), a leading managed network service provider for school systems, libraries and governments. Apangea said its agreement with ENA represents the first...

2009-04-29 09:43:00

Partnership integral piece of consortium recently awarded five-year, $6.7 millionSusan G. Komen for the Cure Promise Grant WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas Jefferson University's Kimmel Cancer Center has partnered with DecisionQ, a leader in predictive analytics and machine learning to uncover life-saving answers hidden in the center's proprietary and extensive cancer registries. DecisionQ will leverage its expertise in developing predictive algorithms to identify how patients...

2009-04-20 11:28:00

ST. AUGUSTIN, Germany, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers in the European research project XPERO have developed a machine learning method, which enables a small humanoid to learn rather fundamental mathematical concepts such as position and orientation in a coordinate system. The algorithm takes the robot's sensor data recorded while it moves through the surrounding world and creates a model, which allows the robot to predict how the objects in its vicinity will change their position...


Latest machine learning Reference Libraries

Information and Computation
2012-07-13 19:30:11

Information and Computation is a computer journal established in 1957 under the name Information and Control and published monthly by Elsevier Academic Press. As of July 2012, the editor-in-chief is A.R. Meyer (Lab. for Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA). The journal welcomes original papers in all areas of theoretical computer science and computational applications of information theory. The journal welcomes all articles pertaining to the following...

Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery
2012-05-15 08:19:42

The Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (JACM) is the official journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). It was established in 1954 and is published bi monthly by the ACM. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Victor Vianu (University of California, San Diego). It is peer-reviewed and covers computer science and science in general, especially theoretical aspects. The scope of the journal is based on areas covered by the Editorial Board, and these areas are...

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