Can open-source machine learning enhance CCTV at train stations?

Can open-source machine learning enhance CCTV at train stations?

Can security surveillance systems and associated analytics work in a station environment without disrupting the rail network? An interesting competition us underway in the UK... Details
This Is How Easy It Is to Lie With Statistics

This Is How Easy It Is to Lie With Statistics

Zach Star explains how misleading statistics can be (even when the numbers are 100% correct!). Details
William MacAskill on Effective Altruism

William MacAskill on Effective Altruism

Lex Fridman interviews William MacAskill, a philosopher, ethicist, and one of the originators of the effective altruism movement. His research focuses on the fundamentals of... Details
Nick Bostrom on Simulation and Superintelligence

Nick Bostrom on Simulation and Superintelligence

Lex Fridman interviews Nick Bostrom. Nick Bostrom is a philosopher at University of Oxford and the director of the Future of Humanity Institute. He has... Details
How our cellphone location data can save us from a COVID-19 recession

Can Our Cellphone Location Data Save Us from a COVID-19 Recession

By now, it’s clear that COVID-19 has become a significant threat to public health globally, prompting many governments to undertake draconian measures to contain or... Details
FYI: You can trick image-recog AI into, say, mixing up cats and dogs – by abusing scaling code to poison training data

Tricking Image Recognition AI by Poisoning Training Data

If you've ever attended one of my neural network talks, you know that I point out that what neural networks learn is not what you... Details
Yes, You Can Do AI Without Sacrificing Privacy

AI Without Sacrificing Privacy

Generally speaking, the more data you have, the better your machine learning model is going to be. However, stockpiling vast amounts of data also carries... Details
Which Future are We Creating with Artificial Intelligence?

Which Future are We Creating with Artificial Intelligence?

Fabio is the General Country Manager for Microsoft Consulting & Services in Italy, joined in April 2016. In the last few years, he led a... Details
New Neural Tangent Library From Google Gives Data Scientists “Unprecedented” Insight Into Models

New Neural Tangent Library From Google Gives Data Scientists “Unprecedented” Insight Into Models

For all their power, neural networks have a huge problem that needs to be overcome: how they work is a mystery. Google has designed a... Details
The Rise of Deepfakes

The Rise of Deepfakes

Deepfakes leverage powerful techniques from machine learning and artificial intelligence to generate visual and audio content with a such a high degree of realism that... Details