Skype launches Photo Effects – sticker suggestions powered by machine learning – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Not content with merely launching its own take on Instagram and Snapchat’s Stories, Skype today is adding another copycat-like feature to its app: photo stickers. The company says it’s introducing new “Photo […]

Primer helps governments and corporations monitor and understand the world’s information – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch When Google was founded in 1998, its goal was to organize the world’s information. And for the most part, mission accomplished — but in 19 years the goal post has moved forward […]

Apple makes the case that even its most banal features require a proficiency in machine learning – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Amidst narratives of machine learning complacency, Apple is coming to terms with the fact that not talking about innovation means innovation never happened. A detailed blog posting in the company’s machine learning […]

Cisco’s buying machine learning startup Perspica and folding team into AppDynamics – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Cisco announced today that it intends to acquire Perspica, a machine learning-driven operations analytics firm that has raised $8.5 million. Cisco intends to fold Perspica’s team into AppDynamics, the company it purchased […]

TensorFlow Lattice ensures your machine learning models follow global trends – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Google’s TensorFlow team released TensorFlow Lattice today to help developers ensure that their machine learning models adhere to global trends even when training data is noisy. Lattice draws from the concept of […]

Ross Intelligence lands $8.7M Series A to speed up legal research with AI – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Armed with an understanding of machine learning, Ross Intelligence is going after LexisNexis and Thomson Reuters for ownership of legal research. The startup, founded in 2015 by Andrew Arruda, Jimoh Ovbiagele and Pargles Dall’Oglio […]