Category Archives: TED

TED Speakers Recommend 101 Books to Dive into This Summer — Discover

From classic summer reads to powerful poetry, creative nonfiction, and art books, TED speakers provide you with a mammoth reading list for the next couple of months.

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Are You a Giver or a Taker? by Adam Grant via ted.com

 

 

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How deep learning allowed computers to see by  via techcrunch-logo1

“…For a long time, our smartest computers were blind. Now, they can see.

This is a revolution made possible by deep learning.

…Imagine you want computers to recognize a cat. First of all, a human has to define all the main features of a cat: a round head, two sharp hears, a muzzle… Once the key features are defined, a well-trained neural network algorithm will, with a sufficient level of accuracy, analyze them and determine if the picture is a cat…”

“…the real challenge is ahead: How can we help our computer to go from three to 13-year-old kid and far beyond?…”