New State-of-the-art Method Tracks Objects By Simply Tracking Points

6 April 2020

New State-of-the-art Method Tracks Objects By Simply Tracking Points

Researchers from the University of Texas, Austin and Intel Labs have released a new state-of-the-art object tracking method that tracks objects simply as points. The novel method is able to…

EOLO: Lightweight Neural Network for Instance Segmentation

6 April 2020

EOLO: Lightweight Neural Network for Instance Segmentation

A group of researchers from Lakehead University in Canada has proposed a new single-shot instance segmentation method called EOLO. The name of the method – EOLO, stands for “Embedded Object…

House-GAN: GAN Network Generates Realistic Floor Plans

1 April 2020

House-GAN: GAN Network Generates Realistic Floor Plans

A group of researchers from Simon Fraser University and Autodesk Research has built a GAN network that can generate realistic floor plan layouts. The model, named House-GAN is a relational…

DeepMind’s Agent57 Outperforms Humans on All Atari Games

1 April 2020

DeepMind’s Agent57 Outperforms Humans on All Atari Games

DeepMind has announced that they have developed a Reinforcement Learning (RL) agent that outperforms human baselines in all 57 Atari games, as part of the Atari57 suite. Back in 2012,…

Holopix50k: New Large-scale Dataset with Stereo Images

30 March 2020

Holopix50k: New Large-scale Dataset with Stereo Images

Researchers and engineers from Menlo Park-based startup Leia Inc., have collected and released a large-scale stereo image dataset with in-the-wild images. The dataset called Holopix50k, was collected with the main…

Google’s Deep Neural Network Makes Detailed Weather Forecasts

26 March 2020

Google’s Deep Neural Network Makes Detailed Weather Forecasts

Researchers from Google have developed a new deep neural network that makes weather forecasts on par or better than physical models. Today, in a new blog post, researchers from Google…

Transformer Model Used to Recognize Text In Images

24 March 2020

Transformer Model Used to Recognize Text In Images

A group of researchers from the Harbin Institute of Technology, the University of Adelaide and the Hafei University of Technology, has proposed a novel state-of-the-art method in scene text recognition…

Google Introduced Dreamer: A New Reinforcement Learning Agent

21 March 2020

Google Introduced Dreamer: A New Reinforcement Learning Agent

Today, researchers from Google AI in collaboration with DeepMind, have introduced “Dreamer” – a novel, state-of-the-art Reinforcement Learning(RL) agent that learns a world model and uses it to make long-sighted…

“Conditional Convolutions”: New State-of-the-art Method for Instance Segmentation

20 March 2020

“Conditional Convolutions”: New State-of-the-art Method for Instance Segmentation

Researchers from the University of Adelaide in Australia have proposed a novel state-of-the-art method for instance segmentation. In their latest paper, “Conditional Convolutions for Instance Segmentation”, they propose a new…

Google Released TensorFlow Quantum – A Framework for Quantum Machine Learning

13 March 2020

Google Released TensorFlow Quantum – A Framework for Quantum Machine Learning

Today, Google has announced the release of Tensorflow Quantum – for hybrid quantum-classical machine learning. Researchers from Google Research in collaboration with researchers from several Universities have developed this software…

DroneVehicle: New Challenge and Benchmark for Vehicle Detection and Counting

12 March 2020

DroneVehicle: New Challenge and Benchmark for Vehicle Detection and Counting

AI Sky Eye has announced the release of DroneVehicle: a new challenge in vehicle detection and counting from drone images. DroneVehicle is yet another challenge in the series of challenges…

Demucs: New Sound Source Separation Method by Facebook AI

8 March 2020

Demucs: New Sound Source Separation Method by Facebook AI

Researchers from Facebook AI have developed a new system that can do sound source separation to a very high level of accuracy. The problem of sound source separation has existed…

New Method Generates Realistic Images of People in Given Pose

8 March 2020

New Method Generates Realistic Images of People in Given Pose

A group of researchers from Peking University and the Peng Cheng Laboratory have proposed a new method for person image generation that achieves superior results in image spatial transformation. The…

Twitter Announced the RecSys 2020 Challenge and Released a Large Dataset of Tweets

8 March 2020

Twitter Announced the RecSys 2020 Challenge and Released a Large Dataset of Tweets

Twitter has announced a new challenge called RecSys 2020 which aims towards pushing the state-of-the-art in recommender systems. Researchers engineers from Twitter designed this challenge to encourage the development of…

DeepMind Used Deep Learning to Predict Protein Structures Associated with Corona Virus

7 March 2020

DeepMind Used Deep Learning to Predict Protein Structures Associated with Corona Virus

DeepMind researchers have released predictions of the protein structures associated with the currently spreading pathogen known as coronavirus or COVID-19. In an attempt to provide additional resources for the rapid…

Open Images V6: New Annotations Describe Images with Mouse Traces

5 March 2020

Open Images V6: New Annotations Describe Images with Mouse Traces

Google AI has announced the release of a new version of the popular Open Images dataset – Open Images V6. The new version comes with an expanded set of annotations…

3D-MiniNet: New State-of-the-art Method for Point Cloud Segmentation

3 March 2020

3D-MiniNet: New State-of-the-art Method for Point Cloud Segmentation

A group of researchers from the University of Zaragoza, has proposed a novel method for LIDAR semantic segmentation that achieves state-of-the-art performance on popular public segmentation benchmakrs while being more…

Researchers Collected A Dataset of Facial Expressions from Japanese Art

26 February 2020

Researchers Collected A Dataset of Facial Expressions from Japanese Art

A group of researchers has collected and released a new dataset of facial expressions extracted from pre-modern Japanese art. The dataset, called KaoKore contains 5552 RGB image files of size…

New State-of-the-art Self-Supervised Object Tracking Method

22 February 2020

New State-of-the-art Self-Supervised Object Tracking Method

Researchers from the Visual Geometry Group at the University of Oxford have proposed a new self-supervised method for dense tracking which outperforms current state-of-the-art methods in self-supervised visual object tracking.…

GANILLA: GAN Network Trained To Generate Children’s Book Illustrations

19 February 2020

GANILLA: GAN Network Trained To Generate Children’s Book Illustrations

Generative Adversarial Networks have been applied to many domains in image-to-image translation. However, it represents a challenge for GANs to successfully transfer both style and content from one to another…

Microsoft Trained The Largest NLP Model with 17 Billion Parameters

17 February 2020

Microsoft Trained The Largest NLP Model with 17 Billion Parameters

Microsoft announced that it has trained a massive, 17-billion parameter language model that outperforms current state-of-the-art models on many NLP tasks. Turing-NLG, as the new model was called has almost…