Tag - September

About the authors

Do algorithms reveal sexual orientation or just expose our stereotypes? by Blaise Agüera y Arcas, Alexander Todorov and Margaret Mitchell A study claiming that artificial intelligence can infer sexual orientation from facial images caused a media upr...

Descartes Labs

Advancing the science of soy forecasting Last month, we were excited to unveil our 2016 U.S. Corn Yield Forecast. Today, we’re adding soybeans to our weekly production forecasts. The first Descartes Labs weekly soy forecast is 47.89 bushels per acre...

EARL 2016 talk

(This article was first published on R – scottishsnow, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) I spoke on 14th September at the EARL (Effective Applications of the R Language) conference in London. This is event is concerned exclusively with the R prog...

Field Report: O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference

O’Reilly Media, famed for their authoritative publications and technical scholarship, organized their first conference on artificial intelligence, from September 26-27, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. The O’Reilly AI Conference acted as a...