The neural network has been trained to accurately separate the object from the background

25 January 2022

The neural network has been trained to accurately separate the object from the background

Google has developed a neural network that separates the object from the background in the image with high accuracy. The model is used in portrait shooting mode on Pixel 6.…

The model was trained to predict potentially dangerous strains of coronavirus

24 January 2022

The model was trained to predict potentially dangerous strains of coronavirus

BioNTech and InstaDeep have developed an “early warning system” to identify new dangerous variants of the coronavirus. The system has identified 12 out of 13 coronavirus variants that the World Health…

HyperStyle: photorealistic image editing

24 January 2022

HyperStyle: photorealistic image editing

HyperStyle is a neural network that modifies individual parameters of objects in photos. With HyperStyle, you can change a person’s hairstyle or the color of a car. A neural network…

Vistry: AI-driven fast-food operation optimization

23 January 2022

Vistry: AI-driven fast-food operation optimization

The Vistry startup has developed a comprehensive system based on deep learning that optimizes the operation of catering establishments. Vistry accepts orders using voice recognition, tracks the freshness of products…

Boomy: generating songs for publication in streaming services

22 January 2022

Boomy: generating songs for publication in streaming services

Boomy is a website and application that allows you to create songs based on machine learning algorithms. Since the launch of the service, its users have published more than 100,000…

data2vec: multimodal self-supervised algorithm

21 January 2022

data2vec: multimodal self-supervised algorithm

Meta AI has developed data2vec, the first high-performance unsupervised learning algorithm that works for multiple modalities at once. data2vec, applied separately to speech, images and text, surpassed the previous best…

A safety monitoring system has been introduced on Swiss railways

21 January 2022

A safety monitoring system has been introduced on Swiss railways

Baselland Transport AG, a Swiss public transport company, has implemented a threat detection system to ensure the safety of rail transport. The system uses computer vision and machine learning technologies…

StylEx: visualization of key attributes of classifiers

21 January 2022

StylEx: visualization of key attributes of classifiers

Google has introduced StylEx, a tool for highlighting attributes that affect image classifiers. StylEx allows you to explain the decision-making process with a classifier and find errors in models. Determining…

Robotic stores have opened in the Netherlands

12 January 2022

Robotic stores have opened in the Netherlands

One of the largest Chinese e-commerce platforms JD.com I have opened two fully robotic stores in the Netherlands. In Ochama stores, robots collect orders and give them to customers or…

Deep Brain Avatars for communicating with clients

8 January 2022

Deep Brain Avatars for communicating with clients

At CES 2022, Deep Brain presented photorealistic avatars that companies are invited to use to communicate with customers. Avatars are generated based on several hundred hours of videos of real…

John Deere showed his self-driving tractor

7 January 2022

John Deere showed his self-driving tractor

John Deere, the world’s largest manufacturer of agricultural machinery, has started mass production of the first unmanned tractor. It can independently perform simple tasks and transmit data to the control…

AV-HuBERT: speech recognition by lips

7 January 2022

AV-HuBERT: speech recognition by lips

Meta introduced AV-HuBERT, a speech recognition framework based on both its sound and the movement of the speaker’s lips. AV-Hubert recognition accuracy is 75% higher than that of state-of-the-art models…

GauGAN2 model has been added to NVIDIA Canvas

7 January 2022

GauGAN2 model has been added to NVIDIA Canvas

NVIDIA has released an update to Canvas — a free application for artists. Now Canvas has an integrated GauGAN2 model that generates high-resolution images and details based on an outline…

Face Heart: measurement of medical indicators by face video recording

7 January 2022

Face Heart: measurement of medical indicators by face video recording

FaceHeart Corporation has announced the launch of a technology capable of detecting 6 medical indicators, including blood oxygen levels and stress index, using a smartphone camera. FaceHeart claims that the…

A robot controlled by the patient’s brain

7 January 2022

A robot controlled by the patient’s brain

Researchers from the Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne have developed a robot controlled on the basis of electrical signals coming from the brain. Such a robot can be used by…

Vis.ai accelerates the diagnosis of strokes

7 January 2022

Vis.ai accelerates the diagnosis of strokes

Viz.ai startup developed an algorithm for rapid assessment of the probability of stroke in patients. The system is used in more than 900 hospitals in the USA. Viz.ai product uses…

Tutel: Microsoft library for training large-scale models

28 December 2021

Tutel: Microsoft library for training large-scale models

Microsoft has introduced Tutel, a high-performance library to facilitate the development of large-scale MoE (mixture-of-experts) models. Tutel is integrated into the Meta Fairsec toolkit. MoE is a deep learning model…

GLIDE: Openair model for generating images by text

27 December 2021

GLIDE: Openair model for generating images by text

GLIDE is an OpenAI model for generating an image based on its description. GLIDE is superior to DALL-E and at the same time has 3 times fewer parameters. In January…

Pipeline for creating realistic avatars

27 December 2021

Pipeline for creating realistic avatars

MIT researchers have developed an open-source pipeline for generating realistic animated avatars. The avatar received at its output is marked with a watermark to distinguish it from the original content.…

Google app searches for similar animals in artworks

26 December 2021

Google app searches for similar animals in artworks

Google has added the Pet Portraits feature to the Google Arts & Culture iOS and Android apps. Pet Portraits searches for an animal’s double on art objects. A similar function…

Bean Machine: Meta model uncertainty estimation system

26 December 2021

Bean Machine: Meta model uncertainty estimation system

Meta introduced Bean Machine, a probabilistic programming system that allows you to determine the errors of deep learning models. Bean Machine can be used to detect hidden properties of a…