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Announcing the Netflix Research Website – Netflix TechBlog – Medium

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We're pleased to announce that we've launched a new website at research.netflix.com We have many amazing researchers working on a variety of hard problems and are happy to share some of our work with the world. Netflix embraces innovation and has been investing in research to power that innovation for many years. This started with an early focus in areas like recommendations and experimentation but has now expanded to several other research areas and application domains in our business including studio production, marketing, and content delivery. To maximize the impact of our research, we do not centralize research into a separate organization.


"FinTech and AI: Myths and Realities" by CreditEase MD at Tie Inflect 2018, San Francisco Bay Area

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These include H20.ai - an open source machine learning One; Active.ai - a conversational AI platform used by over five large Ms. Patwardhan shared her perspective from her past experiences in Facial recognition is the face of future for video banking. Not in the database yet was the verdict! Ms. Patwardhan highlighted that biometrics and digital identity can "One rolls its eyes cutely while greeting customers and the other "Has anyone watched Black Mirror?" she asked. "AI will continue to grow and have many positive


National Bank Manuel Morales Artificial Intelligence

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National Bank is pleased to announce that Manuel Morales will join its team in the position of Chief Scientist, Artificial Intelligence. The main task of this accomplished researcher from the Université de Montréal will be to head the research and implementation of technological solutions in the area of artificial intelligence at National Bank in order to improve customer experience. Manuel Morales is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the Université de Montréal. He has received several awards for his applied research in machine learning, and has contributed to the publication of numerous articles in this field. Mr. Morales will devote half of his time to National Bank, while pursuing his role at the university.


Get Ready for AI-Enabled Advertisements -- From Your Fridge

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In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Neil Patel sits down with Viewership.com's Adam LoDolce to address some of the questions of his social media followers. When one Facebook fan asks about the future of AI as a competitor to SEO and digital marketing, Patel explains how AI will be integrated into digital marketing. For Patel, in the future, smart appliances will most likely be able to anticipate if you're low on a particular item, what products you may also been interested in, and the price difference between brands. All these capabilities equate to reading your mind.


'Fear The Walking Dead' EPs Talk Madison's Surprising Contingency Plan

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Following Madison's trip to Naomi's former camp in the last episode of "Fear the Walking Dead," the Clark matriarch secretly told her daughter Alicia to make a just-in-case Land Rover getaway car. Madison's decision to arrange a backup plan was quite surprising as she seemed to be the one person at the Stadium that had not even considered an emergency scheme since the Vultures showed up in their parking lot. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, co-showrunner Ian Goldberg said that learning what happened to the FEMA shelter where Naomi (Jenna Elfman) used to live was one of the things that made Madison (Kim Dickens) realize that any community could crumble in an instant. "I think in a sense that plays a big role in it," Goldberg said. "Going through this experience with Naomi, learning what she went through with her daughter [Rose] -- certainly that plays a huge role in that moment we see with Madison at the end where she tells Alicia to pack her car just in case.


Amazon's Artificial Intelligence Helped TV Viewers Identify Royal Wedding Guests

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Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle tied the knot at Windsor Castle on Saturday during a ceremony that began at noon, London time, which was 7 a.m. EDT across the pond and 4 a.m. on the West Coast. While many of us in the U.S. slept or started our days in other ways, millions of our fellow citizens and hundreds of millions around the world tuned in to the extensive TV coverage of the royal wedding. Those watching via British broadcaster Sky News' livestream didn't have to rack their brains to identify famous wedding guests, thanks to Amazon.com's Here's what you should know. Who's that woman whose spaceship-sized hat could inspire War of the Worlds II?


'Westworld' Recap, Season 2 Episode 5: More Dead Than Alive

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There are many things that Westworld is. Its scenes are sculpted with the same beauty and care that went into building the robots' exquisite bodies. It explores with delicacy the adjacent modes of consciousness that accompany sophisticated artificial intelligence. And then there are the things that Westworld is not. There is, for starters, the total absence of meaningful relationships.


How "Westworld" Ignites the Deep Thinkers Among Us

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Westworld is an HBO television series based on American novelist Michael Crichton's 1973 futuristic science-fiction thriller about an android Western theme park. According to Variety, the first season of Westworld garnered an average of approximately 13.2 million viewers per episode. There are many reasons contributing to the show's popularity. On the surface level, the series is thrilling, complex, chilling, unpredictable, and completely unsettling – the very emblem of dystopian nightmares. On a deeper level, the show raises many philosophical questions on the potential impact of human-like robots powered by artificial intelligence (AI).


This Algorithm Predicts Who Will Die In 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8

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A data scientist has designed an algorithm that predicts which Game of Thrones characters are most likely to die in season 8. The final season of Game of Thrones may be a year away, but a lot of fans are left wondering what to expect and more specifically, which characters are going to die. Leave it up to a numbers and science guy to figure that one out. Taylor Larkin, a data scientist at Boston-based DataRoot, went through an extensive Thrones wiki database to analyze the traits of nearly 2,000 characters. Using automated machine learning, Larkin didn't cut any corners and factored in everything from gender, age, house, family lineage and more.


Amazon's Artificial Intelligence Helped TV Viewers Identify Royal Wedding Guests

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Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle tied the knot at Windsor Castle on Saturday during a ceremony that began at noon, London time, which was 7 a.m. EDT across the pond and 4 a.m. on the West Coast. While many of us in the U.S. slept or started our days in other ways, millions of our fellow citizens and hundreds of millions around the world tuned in to the extensive TV coverage of the royal wedding. Those watching via British broadcaster Sky News' livestream didn't have to rack their brains to identify famous wedding guests, thanks to Amazon.com's Here's what you should know. Who's that woman whose spaceship-sized hat could inspire War of the Worlds II?