May 11, 2022

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Image Generation + Probabilities
May 11, 2022

Image Generation + Probabilities

If you want to both synthesize data and find the probability of any given example — say, generate images of manufacturing defects to train a defect detector and identify the highest-probability defects — you may use the architecture known as a

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Hit Picker
May 11, 2022

Hit Picker

A neural network may help an online music service to spot songs with the potential to go big.What’s new: Musiio uses AI to identify specific attributes and qualities in recorded music. Online audio distributor SoundCloud purchased the Singapore-

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Nurse’s Mechanical Helper
May 11, 2022

Nurse’s Mechanical Helper

Hospitals are using robots to lighten the load on clinical staff.What’s new: A number of U.S. hospitals are using Moxi, a robot from Diligent Robotics, to ferry supplies, lab specimens, soiled laundry, and other items, Wired

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GPT-Free
May 11, 2022

GPT-Free

Itching to get your hands on a fully trained large language model? The wait is over.What’s new: Meta introduced the OPT family of transformer-based language models with nearly unfettered access to source code and trained weights. The

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Liberation for Large Language Models, AI Picks Music Hits, Robots in Hospitals
May 11, 2022

Liberation for Large Language Models, AI Picks Music Hits, Robots in Hospitals

Last week, I described trends that AI Fund, the venture studio I lead, has seen in building AI startups. I'd like to discuss another aspect of building companies that’s unique to AI businesses: the controversial topic of data moats.

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