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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Wordtune Read: a generator of short retellings of articles

3 December 2021

Wordtune Read: a generator of short retellings of articles

Wordtune Read is an online service that generates a summary of texts. The tool is aimed at reducing the time spent searching for key information in large documents. Research conducted…

MvM: Microsoft framework for image generation

3 December 2021

MvM: Microsoft framework for image generation

Microsoft has introduced a framework for generating MvM images. MvM surpasses generative-adversarial neural networks, and also allows the use of new learning algorithms in computer vision tasks. The capabilities of…

Computer vision system prevents industrial accidents

2 December 2021

Computer vision system prevents industrial accidents

Startup Two-i, which provides video analytics services to city municipalities and private companies, has developed an algorithm for tracking safety at production facilities. The tool implemented at the production facilities…

GauGAN2: generating realistic images by multiple words

24 November 2021

GauGAN2: generating realistic images by multiple words

The NVIDIA GauGAN2 neural network, trained on 10 million nature photos, generates realistic images based on a brief description. Then you can add new objects to the image by drawing…

NVIDIA introduced 3D AI assistants

12 November 2021

NVIDIA introduced 3D AI assistants

NVIDIA has announced Omniverse Avatar, a platform for creating AI avatars representing three-dimensional characters who can see, speak and understand speech. Avatars are suggested to be used by companies when…

Texformer: transformer-based 3D pose estimation

7 November 2021

Texformer: transformer-based 3D pose estimation

Texformer is a framework for evaluating 3D poses from a single image using a transformer architecture. Texformer’s pose recovery accuracy is higher than that of state-of-the-art models based on convolutional…

Google neural network corrects grammatical errors on smartphones

5 November 2021

Google neural network corrects grammatical errors on smartphones

On Google Pixel 6 smartphones, the keyboard has built-in automatic detection and correction of grammatical errors using a neural network. Text processing is performed in real time and is fully…

FAIR ReSkin: Artificial skin for robots

3 November 2021

FAIR ReSkin: Artificial skin for robots

FAIR presented ReSkin, a material with sensors that measure the location of contact with an object and the amount of force applied. ReSkin is planned to be used for robots…

MT-NLG: generative language model of Microsoft and NVIDIA

16 October 2021

MT-NLG: generative language model of Microsoft and NVIDIA

The MT-NLG language model developed by Microsoft and NVIDIA has 530 billion parameters, which is 3 times more than that of GPT-3. MT-NLG consists of 105 layers and surpasses all…

Ego4D: FAIR dataset for teaching models egocentric perception

16 October 2021

Ego4D: FAIR dataset for teaching models egocentric perception

FAIR presented Ego4D — a dataset with videos shot in the first person. The dataset is aimed at teaching computer vision systems to perceive actions in a similar way as…

Google implements the MUM neural network in search

13 October 2021

Google implements the MUM neural network in search

Google has announced new features of its search engine based on the MUM neural network, which will become available in the near future. In particular, the search results page will…

Neural network has built a complete 3D map of a biological cell

9 October 2021

Neural network has built a complete 3D map of a biological cell

With the help of a convolutional neural network, scientists for the first time managed to carry out a complete 3D reconstruction of a biological cell based on electron microscopy data.…