Deep learning

A subgroup of machine learning concerned with processing vast amounts of unstructured data in a nonlinear manner much like how a human brain learns.

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9 June 2020
7 min read
Deep learning is a subset of machine learning that deals with algorithms that mimic the function of the brain, called artificial neural networks, which learn from large sets of data. It is called “deep” learning since it uses multiple layers in a network, making it deeper than other more simple...
23 May 2018
20 min read
Anyone who is interested in deep learning has likely gotten their hands dirty at some point playing around with Tensorflow, Google’s open source deep learning framework. Tensorflow has a lot of benefits like wide-scale adoption, deployment on mobile, and support for distributed computing, but it...
4 April 2017
3 min read
Issue 46 This week we check out the future of work, why Elon’s freaked out about AI, learn that we shouldn’t let AI cook for us, and how deep learning is learning to dance. Plus our favorite reads and some projects to try at home. ???? Forwarded from a friend? Sign-up to Emergent // Future...
28 February 2017
4 min read
Issue 43 This week we look at Google’s new cloud GPUs, how to deploy deep learning models in the cloud, and what applied machine learning looks like at Facebook, Pinterest and others. ???? Forwarded from a friend? Sign-up to Emergent // Future here. ???? Spread the love of E//F on Twitter and Facebook Google...
7 February 2017
4 min read
Issue 40 This week we look at Google’s real-time parking predictions, the largest dataset of annotated YouTube videos, and how Facebook is improving image search using deep learning. Plus! What we’re reading this week and things to try at home! ???? Forwarded from a friend? Sign-up to Emergent...
24 November 2016
10 min read
It’s almost impossible to escape the impact frontier technologies are having on everyday life. At the core of this impact are the advancements of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning. These change agents are ushering in a revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we...
19 November 2016
2 min read
If you’re headed to AWS re:Invent 2016 in Las Vegas this year, be sure to catch our panel Bringing Deep Learning to the Cloud with Amazon EC2 (CMP314) on Thursday, December 1st at 2:30pm in the Sands Showroom at the Venetian. We’ll be discussing how we’re one of the first companies to...
17 November 2016
8 min read
Deep learning is a machine learning technique used to solve complex problems related to image recognition, natural language processing, and more. It requires both massive amounts of data and computational power.  The compute problem has been solved largely by GPUs, which have become essential for...
4 November 2016
9 min read
Deep Learning is at the cutting edge of what machines can do, and developers and business leaders absolutely need to understand what it is and how it works. This unique type of algorithm has far surpassed any previous benchmarks for classification of images, text, and voice. It also powers some of the...
27 July 2016
2 min read
When we created the Colorize It demo, we were just trying to show off how Algorithmia can now host and distribute trained deep learning models that use GPUs in the cloud. As it turns out, a lot of people are interested in colorizing black and white photos. Our colorization microservice ended...