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James Vincent / The Verge:
Microsoft releases free Seeing AI app on iOS that uses AI to recognize people, objects, and scenes, and narrates the world to blind people   —  Microsoft has released Seeing AI — a smartphone app that uses computer vision to describe the world for the visually impaired.
Jul 12, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Google launches internal initiative called PAIR to study and help prevent potential prejudices in AI systems, open sources two tools for examining datasets   —  The company says its new research initiative will tackle bias in AI and make the technology more accessible
Jul 10, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Amazon ends its unlimited data storage plan for Amazon Drive, now offers up to 100GB for $11.99 a year or up to 1TB for $60   —  Time to check you don't have auto-renew turned on  —  Amazon has killed off its generous unlimited cloud storage deal for Amazon Drive.
Jun 8, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Apple announces new machine learning framework API to make mobile AI faster for developers   —  Like the rest of the tech world, Apple wants to make AI on your mobile device as fast and powerful as possible.  That's why the company unveiled a new machine learning framework API for developers today named Core ML.
Jun 5, 2017, 2:48 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Sony's XZ Premium is available to preorder starting June 12, and goes on sale unlocked from June 19, for $799   —  Available to pre-order from June 12th and buy unlocked from June 19th  —  It seems like a long time since Sony unveiled its flagship XZ Premium at MWC in February, but the luxe handset is finally going on sale in the US.
May 31, 2017, 8:20 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Google says it's bringing Smart Reply to Gmail for all iOS and Android English-speaking users, with Spanish support arriving “in the coming weeks”   —  Google is using its machine learning prowess to respond to emails for you.  The company's Smart Reply feature …
May 17, 2017, 1:19 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Samsung's Galaxy Book becomes generally available May 21, starting at $630 for the 10.6" WiFi model, $1,130 for the 12" WiFi model, $1,300 for the 12" LTE model   —  Samsung has announced pricing for the Galaxy Book — its Windows 10-powered competitor to Microsoft's Surface.
Apr 20, 2017, 8:40 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
A look at adversarial images, which target and trick AI systems into misidentifying people or objects   —  There's a scene in William Gibson's 2010 novel Zero History, in which a character embarking on a high-stakes raid dons what the narrator refers to as the “ugliest T-shirt” in existence …
Apr 15, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Google has taught a neural network to sketch like humans, understand the concept of what it's drawing, and complete images started by someone else   —  Remember last year when Google released an AI-powered web tool that played Pictionary with your doodles?  Well, surprise!
Apr 13, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Verizon's new bloatware app will monitor apps you install to target ads at you   —  How's that for timing.  Just as Congress passes a resolution to roll back privacy regulations, Verizon announces a new bloatware app designed to hoover up your data for targeted advertising.
Mar 31, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context

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