Illumina Releases Open Source AI Software – AI Trends

Illumina has announced the release of open source, novel artificial intelligence (AI) software that can distinguish between potential disease-causing mutations, and the millions of benign genetic variants in individuals. The new AI software for genome interpretation has been publicly released through Illumina’s BaseSpace Sequence Hub and GitHub….

How to Calculate McNemar’s Test to Compare Two Machine Learning Classifiers

The choice of a statistical hypothesis test is a challenging open problem for interpreting machine learning results. In his widely cited 1998 paper, Thomas Dietterich recommended the McNemar’s test in those cases where it is expensive or impractical to train multiple copies of classifier models….

OS Release: ReactOS 0.4.9

ReactOS is an open source operating system which strives to provide binary compatibility with Microsoft Windows as well as a visually similar user interface. The project has released a new version, ReactOS 0.4.9, which offers a number of small improvements that enhance stability, allow the…

Executive Interview: Dr. Tolga Kurtoglu, CEO, PARC – AI Trends

Partnership Model, Open Innovation Leading PARC into New Era of AI, Bridging Research, Business Value Dr. Tolga Kurtoglu is CEO of PARC, a Xerox company, which is in “the business of breakthroughs.” Practicing open innovation since being incorporated in 2002, PARC provides custom R&D services,…

Fossil Friday Roundup: June 8, 2018 | PLOS Blogs Network

  Featured Image: Xanthopimpla messelensis, from Spasojevic et al. 2018. Papers (All Open Access): How many landmarks are enough to characterize shape and size variation? (PLOS ONE) How does it feel? The affective domain and undergraduate student VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Fossil Friday Roundup: June 8, 2018…

The Open Source Toolkit – meet our new Channel Editors for Software | PLOS Blogs Network

  The Open Source Toolkit welcomes Nikoleta E. Glynatsi and Yo Yehudi as Channel Editors for Software. The Open Source Toolkit gathers articles, projects and resources describing hardware and software that can be applied in VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE The Open Source Toolkit – meet…

Fossil Friday Roundup: May 11, 2018 | PLOS Blogs Network

  Featured Image: View of Grotta La Fabbrica, from Villa et al. (2018). Papers (All Open Access): Binary-state speciation and extinction method is conditionally robust to realistic violations of its assumptions (BMC Evolutionary Biology) Did the VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Fossil Friday Roundup: May 11, 2018…