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A.Iron Maiden? Artificial Intelligence Creates 'Iron Maiden' Song 'Power Gravy'!

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Funk Turkey is a pseudonym and stage name of Arkansas parody/comedy musician and producer Kirt Connor. The YouTuber recently used artificial intelligence to create a new "Metallica" and "Nirvana" songs, which we recently shared here on Dread Central. If you missed them, check it out "Deliverance Rides" and "Smother" by following the links below. Artificial Intelligence Creates "Metallica Song" That's Pretty Hilarious Artificial Intelligence Creates "Nirvana Song" That's Pretty On Point Funk Turkey's latest A.I.-scribed ditty is in the style of Iron Maiden. "Power Gravy" is really… something!


📈📉 Check Top 10 Digital Marketing Trends 2021 With Infographic

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Staying across digital marketing trends 2021 can shape the strategic positioning and communications of your business. Customers engaging with your brand on social media, via apps, and through your website can have their experience of your organisation enriched with the integration of these key 21st century marketing trends. Use the list below to get a rounded view of these trends, understand how these advancements are shaping the industry, and start reworking your marketing strategy so that you can move your business forward in the months ahead. Remember: "Social media users are now spending an average of 2 hours and 24 minutes per day multinetworking across an average of 8 social networks and messaging apps." There's a reason why digital marketing is essential -- your customers are most likely online in some capacity for a good proportion of their day.


How AI Is Impacting Operations At LinkedIn

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LinkedIn has been at the cutting edge of AI for years and uses AI in many ways users may not be aware of. I recently had the opportunity to talk to Igor Perisic, Chief Data Officer (CDO) and VP of Engineering at LinkedIn to learn more about the evolution of AI at LinkedIn, how it's being applied to daily activities, how worldwide data regulations impact the company, and some unique insight into the changing AI-related work landscape and job roles. Very early on at LinkedIn, data was identified as one of the company's core differentiating factors. Another differentiating factor was a core company value of "members first" (clarity, consistency, and control of how member data is used) and their vision to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. As LinkedIn began finding more and more ways to weave AI into their products and services, they also recognized the importance of ensuring all employees were well-equipped to work with AI as needed in their jobs.


YouTube to let creators use Google AI to automatically reply to comments

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YouTube is rolling out its "SmartReply" technology to YouTube, meaning that comments you see on the site might not actually have been written by a human. The technology analyses messages and then uses artificial intelligence to guess what a person might want to say in response to them. Users can then select that response and post it, without ever having to write anything out for themselves. It has already appeared within Gmail and Android's Messages app, and is open to developers who can integrate it within their own app. But it is now coming to YouTube, which represents the most public place any messages written by the SmartReply software will be seen.


Computer vision(CV): Leading public companies named

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CV is a nascent market but it contains a plethora of both big technology companies and disruptors. Technology players with large sets of visual data are leading the pack in CV, with Chinese and US tech giants dominating each segment of the value chain. Google has been at the forefront of CV applications since 2012. Over the years the company has hired several ML experts. In 2014 it acquired the deep learning start-up DeepMind. Google's biggest asset is its wealth of customer data provided by their search business and YouTube.


New technique keeps your online photos safe from facial recognition algorithms - Help Net Security

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In one second, the human eye can only scan through a few photographs. Computers, on the other hand, are capable of performing billions of calculations in the same amount of time. With the explosion of social media, images have become the new social currency on the internet. Today, Facebook and Instagram can automatically tag a user in photos, while Google Photos can group one's photos together via the people present in those photos using Google's own image recognition technology. Dealing with threats against digital privacy today, therefore, extends beyond just stopping humans from seeing the photos, but also preventing machines from harvesting personal data from images. The frontiers of privacy protection need to be extended now to include machines.


Facebook AI Research Is A Game-Changer

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For decades, computer programmers have been trying to beat multiplayer games by finding reliable patterns in data. Researchers at Facebook and Carnegie Mellon University published a whitepaper in Science Journal in July that flips this switch. Their software embraces randomness, and it is reliably beating humans at games. Smart bearded person in a classic gray suit is playing poker at casino in smoke sitting at the table... [ ] with chips and cards on it . He is holding a glass of whiskey in his hand and looking away.


Blender Bot -- Part 3: The Many Architectures

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We have been looking into Facebook's open-sourced conversational offering, Blender Bot. In Part-1 we went over in detail about the DataSets used in the pre-training and fine-tuning of it and the failure cases as well as limitations of Blender. And in Part-2 we studied the more generic problem setting of "Multi-Sentence Scoring", the Transformer architectures used for such a task and learnt about the Poly-Encoders in particular -- which will be used to provide the encoder representations in Blender. In this 3rd and final part, we return from our respite with Poly-Encoders, back to Blender. We shall go over the different Model Architectures, their respective training objectives, the Evaluation methods and performance of Blender in comparison to Meena.


Twitch streamer Byron 'Reckful' Bernstein dead at 31

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Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Byron "Reckful" Bernstein, a popular Twitch streamer and "World of Warcraft" gamer, has died. Bernstein's older brother, Gary Bernstein, confirmed the tragic news via Twitter on Thursday. "My baby brother Byron @reckful is gone. RIP," Gary wrote of the Austin, Texas-based gamer.


How AI Is Impacting Operations At LinkedIn

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LinkedIn has been at the cutting edge of AI for years and uses AI in many ways users may not be aware of. I recently had the opportunity to talk to Igor Perisic, Chief Data Officer (CDO) and VP of Engineering at LinkedIn to learn more about the evolution of AI at LinkedIn, how it’s being applied to daily activities, how worldwide data regulations impact the company, and some unique insight into the changing AI-related work landscape and job roles. Igor Perisic, Chief Data Officer and VP of Engineering at LinkedIn The Evolution of AI at LinkedIn Very early on at LinkedIn, data was identified...