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True Positive Weekly #2
The most important artificial intelligence and machine learning links of the week.
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In this issue: how AI is driving a silicon renaissance, how Uber monitors data quality at scale, the 2020 SciPy talks, a visual survey of data augmentation in NLP, an OCR library that supports 40+ languages, a paper explained, and more.
Artificial intelligence is driving a silicon renaissance
The SciPy 2020 machine learning talks are now online
Five myths about AI and robots (and the truth behind them)
How Uber monitors data quality at scale with statistical modeling
EasyOCR: a ready-to-use optical character recognition library supporting 40+ languages
This robot can guess how you're feeling by the way you walk
Prototypical Contrastive Learning: a new unsupervised learning method that is able to train deep neural networks from millions of unlabeled images (paper)
Paper explained: Transformers are RNNs: Fast Autoregressive Transformers with Linear Attention (video)
A visual survey of data augmentation in natural language processing
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