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Gaming with Artificial Intelligence Technology in 2020


Amazing team building events activities brings team members together by collaborating and encouraging teamwork. Having fun at the office will boost productivity to improve the team's loyalty. Here is gaming with artificial intelligence technology in 2020. Using team-building activities promotes exploration and opportunities instead of having your employees retreating. Also, any time you play together, it motivates your team to create better communication, a deeper discussion of plans, problem-solving AI tech techniques, and powerful solutions.

The Morning After: Ubisoft's big gaming showcase reveals 'Far Cry 6' and more


I hope everyone had a great weekend. I spent the last few hours of my Sunday watching embattled games publisher Ubisoft tease its latest games, including Watch Dogs: Legion and Assassin's Creed Valhalla, while sidestepping controversy regarding allegations of misconduct, ingrained sexism and sexual harassment. Hours before the showcase, several more senior executives left the company. Given the whole 45-minute stream was recorded in advance, it's disappointing, but not shocking, that the issues weren't mentioned, let alone addressed. The stream didn't reveal any major gaming news we didn't already know about.

An introduction to Machine Learning with Brain.js


In this post, we'll look at some machine learning concepts and learn more about Brain.js.We will discuss some aspects of understanding how neural networks work. We will learn terms like forward and backward propagation along with some other terms used in the machine learning community. Then we will leverage on the power of Brain.js to build a day to day meeting scheduling application using a constitutional neural network. Using Brain.js is a fantastic way to build a neural network. It learns the patterns and relationship between the inputs and output in order to make a somewhat educated guess when dealing with related issues. One example of a neural network is Cloudinary's image recognition add-on system.

Building a Deep-Learning-Based Movie Recommender System


With the continuous development of network technology and the ever-expanding scale of e-commerce, the number and variety of goods grow rapidly and users need to spend a lot of time to find the goods they want to buy. To solve this problem, the recommendation system came into being. The recommendation system is a subset of the Information Filtering System, which can be used in a range of areas such as movies, music, e-commerce, and Feed stream recommendations. The recommendation system discovers the user's personalized needs and interests by analyzing and mining user behaviors and recommends information or products that may be of interest to the user. Unlike search engines, recommendation systems do not require users to accurately describe their needs but model their historical behavior to proactively provide information that meets user interests and needs.

Getting Artificial Neural Networks Closer to Animal Brains


Lately, I've been thinking and reading a lot about consciousness and how the human mind works. A question that emerges all the time is whether machines can emulate human thought. An even more interesting one is whether consciousness (a subjective experience) can arise from a machine, but I'll leave that discussion for a future post (I'll need 20 more years to think about that before I can write about it). So, how far are we from _behaviorally _imitating a human? Truth is, we achieved a lot in the past 5 years (see AlphaGo, OpenGPT-2, OpenAI Jukebox, Tesla Autopilot, Alphastar, OpenAI Dota2 Team, OpenAI API), but we're still quite not there.

Ubisoft Forward livestream: 'Watch Dogs Legion' gameplay; 'Hyper Scape' open beta; 'Far Cry 6' reveal

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The beta will introduce Crown Rush Solo, a free-for-all where 100 players battle one another to win. It's slightly different than Crown Rush Squad, the previously available mode that requires players to team up in squads of three. Additionally, two limited-time modes are coming with open beta as well, including Hack Runner Squad (more focused on "hacks," which are abilities) and Turbo Mode Squad (faster paced with more powerful weapons). Furthermore, the open beta introduces a new hack, Shockwave, and a weapon called a Harpy.

Assassin's Creed Valhalla made me want to visit East Anglia


Ahead of Ubisoft's Forward gaming event, the company offered us some remote demos of two of its AAA releases this year. While my colleague had no issues playing Watch Dogs Legion, my substandard internet connection meant my session with Assassin’s Creed Valhalla was taxing. After losing its way with back-to-back-to-back releases in the early-to-mid ‘10s, 2017’s Egypt-based Origins was a return to form for the Assassin’s Creed series, followed a year later by the similarly good Odyssey, which mapped mainland Greece and its many Aegean islands.

Ubisoft Forward shows off Far Cry 6, Watch Dogs Legion, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and Hyper Scape


We are now more than a month past the point when E3 2020 would've ended. It lives in your heart, in your soul, and on your television. Today we finally reached the "1PM Monday Afternoon" slot, a.k.a. Much of what Ubisoft showed at its faux-press conference, we already knew about--Watch Dogs Legion, Assassin's Creed Valhalla, and the recently leaked Far Cry 6. But hey, they managed to keep Tom Clancy's Elite Squad under wraps (for what that's worth), and the Assassin's Creed footage looked pretty neat.

For better or worse, 'Assassin's Creed Valhalla' feels like more of the same

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Eight abilities can be equipped at once. I recognized some from Odyssey and Origins, like drenching my blade in poison to continuously damage an enemy for a period of time or raining down a volley of arrows. I enjoyed some new additions, like an arrow with a Svefnthorn symbol on it (from Norse mythology) which magically puts an enemy to sleep, as well as an ability that launches axes at a handful of enemies and knocks them back, acting as a great method of crowd control. Enemies may stagger to the ground after a well-placed hit; once grounded, you can finish them off with a brutal final move called a stomp, crushing their head to pieces in the soil.

Playing as an elderly woman in 'Watch Dogs: Legion' brings thrills, danger and laughs

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Outside of disguises, operatives have unique abilities. You can strategically switch to a different character whenever, as long as you're out of combat. Some of my favorites include a beekeeper sending high-tech drone bees to swarm unsuspecting victims, and a football hooligan's ability to call the rest of your squad to battle (he also takes less damage when drunk, a silly modifier that can be used after drinking at a bar). You also have certain perks and abilities you can purchase (with in-game currency rewarded after gameplay events) that are shared across your entire team. One of my favorites was the AR Shroud, a passive skill that automatically renders dead or unconscious bodies invisible.