Deep Learning

Artificial Intelligence: We’ve Reached an Exciting New Milestone

AI Background Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been broadly defined as intelligence exhibited by machines and a branch of AI called Deep Learning (DL) has garnered a lot of attention in the past few years. DL, or hierarchical learning, is a subset of Machine Learning that mimics the function of the human neocortex. The neocortex is […]

Understanding the Moving Parts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) – and We’re Not Talking About the Robots.

What is AI? This is a simple question with a not-so-simple answer. Like most buzzwords, AI has seen many varied attempts at definition, and we think they all add nuanced color to help us better understand the topic. We’ll start our definition by adding another buzzword into the mix, Big Data, and do a bit […]

Now’s the Time to Do Deep Learning in the Cloud

The AWS re:Invent conference is coming up, and predictions are starting to fly around what Amazon Web Services will announce there. A sure bet is that it will announce some sort of deep learning cloud service. Of course, Google, Microsoft, and IBM won’t be far behind; indeed, both Microsoft and IBM have their own special […]