Baidu’s smart home group seeks to raise capital at a $2.9 billion valuation

Baidu today announced that it will seek to raise funding for its Smart Living Business (SLG), the internal group that maintains Baidu’s DuerOS voice platform and DuerOS-powered smart devices.

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Predict any Cryptocurrency applying NLP using Global News

On today’s harsh global economic conditions, traditional indicators and techniques can have poor performances (to say the least). In this tutorial we’ll search for useful information on news and transform it to a numerical format using NLP to train a Machine Learning model which will predict the rise or fall of any given Cryptocurrency (using Python).

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Entropy application in the Stock Market

A lot of definitions and formulations of entropy are available. What in general is true is that entropy is used to measure information, surprise, or uncertainty regarding experiments’ possible outcomes. In particular, Shannon entropy is the one that is used most frequently in statistics and machine learning. For this reason, it’s the focus of our attention here.

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A-Z Of DevOps: Managing multiple environments with the help of these tools

In most DevOps settings you’ll find that there are multiple environments in the pipeline. You might have conditions that change the environment based on which branch was merged or when a branch is tagged for release. There are a number of reasons you want to have more than just a production environment, the biggest reason being testing.

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LinkedIn open-sources GDMix, a framework for training AI personalization models

LinkedIn recently open-sourced GDMix, a framework that makes training AI personalization models ostensibly more efficient and less time-consuming. The company says it’s an improvement over LinkedIn’s previous release in the space — Photon ML — because it supports deep learning models.

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AI data tracker encourages Scientific Research into COVID-19 non-pharmaceutical interventions

There are a few questions about the wide range of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) that have been applied by governments, globally. Since the onset of the pandemic, these NPIs have been implemented in various degrees, with the intention of reducing the transmission of COVID-19.

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Arm unveils new chips for advanced driver assistance systems

Arm today announced a suite of technologies intended to make it easier for autonomous car developers to bring their designs to market. According to the company, integrating three new processors onto a system-on-chip…

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