Wired article on Yoshua Bengio and Deep Learning

Wired has released another story on deep learning and they interviewed Yoshua Bengio on his recent work about unsupervised learning. They also discuss AI and a new approach to Deep Learning using Generative Stochastic Networks (GSN).

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Papers and codes about GSN.

Wired article.

Google creates PhD fellowship in deep learning

Google has officially announced its PhD fellowships for this year: Google Phd Fellowships from Google Research Page The names, titles and affiliation of the recipients of the award.

Since 2009, Google has recognized and supported promising PhD students with its Google PhD fellowship program. These prestigious fellowships are awarded to one student in the US […]

Deep learning based Visual Search Engines

Recently Google and Baidu announced their deep learning (specifically, convolutional neural network) based visual search engines.

You can find more information related to Google’s Visual Search on the Google’s Research web site: http://googleresearch.blogspot.ca/2013/06/improving-photo-search-step-across.html There is also a recent Wired story on Baidu’s visual search engine as well: http://www.wired.com/wiredenterprise/2013/06/baidu-virtual-search/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+wired%2Findex+(Wired%3A+Top+Stories) […]