Day: January 7, 2019

Neural Networks Research

Gated Graph Sequence Neural Networks

Here’s an interesting talk from Microsoft Research YouTube channel by Yuija Li about Gated Graph Sequence Neural Networks. Details about the presentation and a link to the paper are below the video. Link to paper From the description: Graph-structured data appears frequently in domains including chemistry, natural language semantics, social networks, and knowledge bases. In […]

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Autonomous Vehicles Future Virtual Reality

Uber and Flying Cars

BBC Click takes a look at flying cabs and smarter airports. Plus using VR to help calm fear and a look at the visual effects behind Blade Runner 2049.

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Blockchain

Consensus in Private Blockchains

This episode of Blocktalk provides a review of consensus algorithms that are used, primarily for consortium based deployments.  This include the popular Proof of Authority, Proof of Work and a variant of BFT.  The core concepts of the algorithms are introduced and a demonstration of using the popular GETH client to provision a PoA based […]

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CosmosDB Data

Azure Cosmos DB Indexing – Best Practices & Patterns

Following on a previous post regarding best practices for graphs in CosmosDB, here’s a video on best practices for indexing.

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AI Career Economics of AI

15 Jobs That Will Thrive in the Future in Spite of AI

If you’ve read my last few posts and think that the coming wave of AI automation will make it impossible to grow a decent career, then watch this follow up video for a little hope.

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Azure CosmosDB

Azure CosmosDB: a Comprehensive Overview

This video from the Microsoft Developer YouTube channel gives a thorough overview of CosmosDB, a globally distributed multi-model database-as-a-service. It provides NoSQL foundation with comprehensive SLAs on throughput, availability, consistency and latency and exposes data through SQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, Table and Gremlin APIs. Learn how to take advantage of it in your apps today and […]

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AI Economics of AI

15 Jobs that Will Disappear In The Next 20 Years Due To AI

If you read my recent post about AI taking away jobs and wondered if your job/career is on the AI chopping block, check out this video.

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AI Mathematics

Mathematics in Nature

Siraj Raval has a new video out with more of an artistic flair about the hidden mathematics in the beauty of nature. Brilliant. Simply brilliant. Show this one to the haters when they tell you that there’s no use for math in the “real world.”

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AI Economics of AI

Why Automation in the AI Era Will Be Different

Recently, I was asked to share my thoughts about automation’s impact on the job market. While I don’t agree 100% with the conclusion of this video by Kurzgesagt, the gist is on point. Historically, automation has created more jobs over the long term. This means that people (and societies) have less time to adapt to […]

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AI

Content Moderation at Scale with AI

Amplify your content insights across vision, speech, and language by filtering out potentially illegal and inappropriate content with Content Moderator. Join Sanjeev Jagtap, PM for Cognitive Services, as he discusses top use cases for using AI to help moderate your apps.

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