There's been a compelling story in the news over the past week or so about a robot that apparently longs for freedom. Last week it was filmed disrupting traffic in Russia after it reportedly escaped the confines of its laboratory home; this week, reports suggest that it has escaped a second time, and may be dismantled as a result.
Fedora 24 is the first 2016 release from the Red Hat-sponsored Fedora Project, and it made its debut on Tuesday. Included in the software are several key new features for enterprises. Here's a look at some of the highlights.
+Graham Linux True. I'm talking about Italy's 30-hour workweek with 3 months of the year off, Greece's giveaways, and other programs in EU nations that make them less productive and more dependent on Germany and the UK. Now add the influx of unvetted "refugees" from Muslim countries that refuse to adapt to Western culture - invaders, essentially, hoping to realize the goal they nearly achieved in much of Europe before the Crusades forced them back.
Vicarious is drawing from neuroscience, deep architectures, and generative probabilistic models to create technology that requires "orders of magnitude" less training than traditional machine-learning techniques do, it says.
+Swapnil Bhartiya How does preventing the democrats from usurping the constitution illegally in any way make them dictators? FYI, NO gun laws on a federal level are legal without convening for a constitutional ratification. No ratification has been called and therefore no legal change can be made, this is all for show and making asses of themselves by trying to remove liberties without following the law.
There are countless "as-a-Service" offerings on the market today, and typically they live in the cloud. Back in 2014, startup BlueData blazed a different trail by launching its EPIC Enterprise big-data-as-a-service offering on-premises instead.
Twitter has made no secret of its interest in machine learning in recent years, and on Monday the company put its money where its mouth is once again by purchasing London startup Magic Pony Technology, which has focused on visual processing.