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Data Science

Scientists used DNA to store “blueprint” data for 3D-printed Stanford bunny
Scientists demonstrated this ... more than 250,000 terabytes of data in a gram of DNA, developed by co-author Yaniv Erlich, chief science officer at MyHeritage, a DNA-based genealogy company. @ 2019-12-12T12:15:00
It's Time to Refocus on Data Science and Data Analytics
A desire for quick wins can lead data science practitioners to analyze "low-hanging fruit" and ... To address this shift, consider pairing your data scientists with software engineers who have experience with continuous integration and deployment pipelines. If you have yet to consider a cloud strategy for your data assets, now might be the ... @ 2019-12-12T10:32:00
Why We Need Data For Black Lives
Data science friends from school were working in places like Facebook ... At that first conference, I was also surprised by how many Black and Latinx data scientists and software engineers showed up. These folks, even though they had the experience of being a person of color, were in spaces where they were told, "In order to be objective ... @ 2019-12-11T16:04:00

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales is Taking on Facebook and the Dangers Lurking in the Rise of Artificial Intelligence
In recent years, Facebook has been using artificial intelligence to make inferences about users, the better to keep them engaged with the site—or, as some critics assert, addicted to it. Critics also say the focus on engagement accounts for a proliferation of extremism on Facebook and other social media, which contributes to a polarized ... @ 2019-12-12T10:00:00
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Cancer Care
It is no secret that artificial intelligence is being tested in clinical settings around the world, but is it a realistic ambition to apply sophisticated algorithms to outdated healthcare systems? We speak to Matej Adam about the research being carried out by IBM. As a multibillion-dollar company, why is IBM investing in artificial intelligence ... @ 2019-12-12T11:16:00
Artificial Intelligence In Healthcare Market Disclosing Latest Trends and Advancement 2019 to 2025
Dec 12, 2019 (Xherald via COMTEX) -- Global Artificial Intelligence In Healthcare Market Size, Status and Forecast to 2025:This report tracks the major market events including product launches, development trends, mergers & acquisitions and the innovative business strategies opted by key market players. Along with strategically analysing the ... @ 2019-12-12T09:28:00

Extra - If You Have Time

FastSpeech: New text-to-speech model improves on speed, accuracy, and controllability
Neural network-based TTS models (such as Tacotron 2 ... FastSpeech and parallel vocoder in a single model for a purely end-to-end TTS solution. Our current research focus is on deep/reinforcement learning, distributed machine learning, and graph learning. Other research projects from our group include learning to rank, computational advertising ... @ 2019-12-11T17:14:00
Deep learning helps tease out gene interactions
Computer scientists have taken a deep learning method that has revolutionized face recognition and other image ... The trick, they say, is to transform massive amounts of gene expression data into something more image-like. Convolutional neural networks (CNNs), which are adept at analyzing visual imagery, can then infer which genes are ... @ 2019-12-11T16:59:00
Indeed: 3 specialized trends that are shaking up tech hiring
These tools typically provide either computational power spread across multiple computer clusters or the cloud, or a predictive modeling apparatus that uses machine learning, deep learning, neural networks, or various other statistical techniques, Indeed said. Big Data processing tools like Redshift, Spark, and Google’s machine learning ... @ 2019-12-12T06:45:00