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Google updates Open Images to help improve app interface design

Google updated its training data set for computer vision -- Open Images -- with a new form of multimodal annotations called localized narratives.
Socratic, the homework-helper app picked up by Google, gets an AI-enhanced Android release

Socratic, the homework-helper app picked up by Google, gets an AI-enhanced Android release

Google AI is now being used to improve the app's ability to help students Back in 2017, Socratic was launched on Android, offering students assistance with their homework. The app was pretty
Google researchers release audit framework to close AI accountability gap

Google researchers release audit framework to close AI accountability gap

At the Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency conference in Barcelona, Google researchers discuss a framework to help companies audit AI systems.
Meena is Google’s attempt at making true conversational AI

Meena is Google’s attempt at making true conversational AI

Google today introduced Meena, a neural network that claims to handle multiturn conversational dialogue better than other AIs and nearly as good as humans.
Google’s AI powers real-time orca tracking in Vancouver Bay

Google’s AI powers real-time orca tracking in Vancouver Bay

Machine learning by Google AI is being used to alert Canadian officials to the location of Southern Resident orca whales in the Salish Sea near Vancouver.
A.I. breakthroughs in natural-language processing are big for business

A.I. breakthroughs in natural-language processing are big for business

A series of breakthroughs in a branch of A.I. called natural-language processing is sparking the rapid development of revolutionary new products.
A.I. breakthroughs in natural-language processing are big for business

A.I. breakthroughs in natural-language processing are big for business

A series of breakthroughs in a branch of A.I. called natural-language processing is sparking the rapid development of revolutionary new products.
Top minds in machine learning predict where AI is going in 2020

Top minds in machine learning predict where AI is going in 2020

Google AI's Jeff Dean, PyTorch's Soumith Chintala, Nvidia ML's Anima Anandkumar, Kidd Lab's Celeste Kidd, and IBM Research's Dario Gil on the future of AI.
Google Health’s AI identifies breast cancer in mammogram imagery with fewer false positives

Google Health’s AI identifies breast cancer in mammogram imagery with fewer false positives

Google Health's AI for breast cancer detection from mammogram imagery outperforms human experts while achieving fewer false positives and false negatives.
DeepMind and Google recreate former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw’s voice using AI

DeepMind and Google recreate former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw’s voice using AI

Google and DeepMind collaborated to recreate the voice of Tim Shaw, a former professional football player who left the NFL following an ALS diagnosis.
Google’s AI can identify wildlife from trap-camera footage with up to 98.6% accuracy

Google’s AI can identify wildlife from trap-camera footage with up to 98.6% accuracy

Google used a large data set of trap-camera footage to build an AI model capable of classifying animals with up to 98.6% accuracy.
AI experts urge machine learning researchers to tackle climate change

AI experts urge machine learning researchers to tackle climate change

Yoshua Bengio, Google Brain founder Andrew Ng, and Google AI chief Jeff Dean say the machine learning community must join the fight against climate change.
Google AI chief Jeff Dean interview: Machine learning trends in 2020

Google AI chief Jeff Dean interview: Machine learning trends in 2020

Google AI chief Jeff Dean talks about the carbon footprint of machine learning, how ML can help design ASIC chips for ML, and 2020 trends.

Google Assistant can create alarms based on weather and time of day

An update on its way to Lenovo Smart Clock will add a Google Assistant option that can switch up the alarm ringtone based on factors such as the time of day and the weather. In fact, Google's AI can
A.I. Is Everywhere—But Where Is Human Judgment?

A.I. Is Everywhere—But Where Is Human Judgment?

The view from Web Summit on A.I.'s inroads and why Uber's self-driving crash should give everyone pause
A.I. Is Everywhere—But Where Is Human Judgment?

A.I. Is Everywhere—But Where Is Human Judgment?

The view from Web Summit on A.I.'s inroads and why Uber's self-driving crash should give everyone pause

Google launches TensorFlow Enterprise with long-term support and managed services

Google open-sourced its TensorFlow machine learning framework back in 2015 and it quickly became one of the most popular platforms of its kind. Enterprises that wanted to use it, however, had to
Google is training graph neural networks to predict smells

Google is training graph neural networks to predict smells

Machine learning that predicts smells can be used to create synthetic perfumes and reduce the ecological impact of harvesting natural resources.
Google proposes new metrics for evaluating AI-generated audio and video quality

Google proposes new metrics for evaluating AI-generated audio and video quality

Google researchers propose two new metrics -- Fréchet Audio Distance and Fréchet Video Distance -- to evaluate the quality of AI-generated audio and video.
[Update: Clarification, more countries] 'New Google Assistant' on Pixel 4 exclusive to US at launch, only speaks English

[Update: Clarification, more countries] 'New Google Assistant' on Pixel 4 exclusive to US at launch, only speaks English

Update 1: 2019/10/16 1:04am PDT Our past experience with Assistant announcements tells us that Google doesn't know to phrase availability accurately. More often than not, a "US only" mention really