Deep Learning

How Apple Uses Deep Learning to Fix Siri’s Robotic Voice

Earlier this year, Apple introduced the "Apple Machine Learning Journal," a blog detailing Apple's work on machine learning, AI, and other related topics. The blog is written entirely by Apple's engineers, and gives them a way to share their progress and interact with other researchers and engineers. Now, publishing a new round of papers on...

Microsoft Acquires Montreal-Based Deep Learning Startup Maluuba

Today, Microsoft has announced that it has acquired Montreal-based deep learning startup Maluuba. The startup uses natural language processing and machine learning in an attempt to achieve artificial general intelligence (AGI). For those who are not familiar, AGI is an attempted to create an AI agent that can successfully perform any task that a human being...