UoT’s Deep Learning group’s startup acqui-hired by Google

Google acquired the new startup, DNNResearch, established by Geoffrey Hinton and his two graduate students Ilya Sutskever and Alex Krishevsky. The same team won the Imagenet Challenge in 2012. Hinton and his team is going to focus on improving the Deep Learning applications already being used by Google.

As part of his new job, G. Hinton is going [...]