Fossil Friday Roundup: April 27, 2018 | PLOS Blogs Network

  Featured Image: From Nowakowski (2018). CC-BY. Papers (All Open Access): Quantifying ecological impacts of mass extinctions with network analysis of fossil communities (PNAS) Late Miocene climate cooling and intensification of southeast Asian winter monsoon VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Fossil Friday Roundup: April 27, 2018…

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 758

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Sortix 1.0News: LibreELEC seeks image builders, SLE supports Raspberry Pi, openSUSE introduces atomic updates, Fedora phases out Python 2, SparkyLinux streamlines downloadsQuestions and answers: Locating portable packagesReleased last week: OpenBSD 6.3, NixOS 18.03Torrent corner: Antergos, feren OS, Live Rasizo,…

Six amazing artificial intelligence advances in agriculture

… ’s future.” We know that artificial intelligence excels at image processing – computers … talk about machine learning and artificial intelligence, we often talk about algorithms … about creating chatbots for farmers, artificial intelligence personalities like the smart home … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

Ford wants to patent a driverless police car that ambushes lawbreakers using artificial intelligence

This image from a recently published Ford patent application shows an autonomous police vehicle intercepting cars using surveillance and artificial intelligence. (USPTO) Imagine a police car that issues tickets without even pulling you over. What if the same car could use artificial intelligence to find good…

Artificial Intelligence May Have Cracked Freaky 600-Year-Old Manuscript

The Vonyich manuscript (Image: Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University) Since its discovery over a hundred years ago, the 240-page Voynich manuscript, filled with seemingly coded language and inscrutable illustrations, of has confounded linguists and cryptographers. Using artificial intelligence, Canadian researchers have taken…

Here’s how Twitter uses artificial intelligence to crop your photos

Image: brittany herbert/mashable By Monica Chin2018-01-25 23:05:41 UTC The artificial intelligence that crops your Twitter photos is getting a lot smarter.  In a new blog post, Twitter machine learning researchers Zehan Wang and Lucas Theis describe the company’s new approach to cropping your photos into…

Spain develops new Artificial Intelligence system that can predict corruption 

Image for representational purpose only. LONDON: Scientists have developed a new artificial intelligence system that can predict the likelihood of corruption in a government. The computer model based on neural networks developed by researchers from the University of Valladolid in Spain predicts provinces in which…

How ML and AI will transform business intelligence and analytics | ZDNet

(Image: istock) For 10 years the prevailing trend in business intelligence (BI) and analytics has been the move toward self service. That’s about to change. In 2018 and beyond, we’ll see a growing list of what many call “smart” capabilities powered by machine learning (ML)…

How ML and AI will transform business intelligence and analytics | ZDNet

(Image: istock) For 10 years the prevailing trend in business intelligence (BI) and analytics has been the move toward self service. That’s about to change. In 2018 and beyond, we’ll see a growing list of what many call “smart” capabilities powered by machine learning (ML)…