Collective #307

Learning AI if You Suck at Math Daniel Jeffries’ seventh part of a very insightful series of articles on learning AI. This one is about the “Magic of Natural Language Processing”. Read it This content is sponsored via Syndicate Ads FullStory Click Maps: Heat Maps Of The Future Forget trying to make sense of splotchy…

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Instagram on Android gets offline mode

80% of Instagram’s users 600 million users are outside the US, so it needed a way to provide a better experience for users with limited network connectivity or no data plan. Today at F8, Instagram announced it’s built support for using most of its features without Internet access. Much of this functionality is now available…

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Crunch Report | Facebook Launches Camera Effects Platform

Today’s Stories Facebook launches augmented reality Camera Effects developer platform Facebook launches beta of Spaces, its goofy and fun social VR platform Snapchat introduces World Lenses – live filters for just about anything Steve Ballmer’s new project sheds light on U.S. Government spending Pandora Premium opens to all, invites no longer needed Credits Written… Read…

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Oracle acquires ad measurement company Moat

Oracle just announced that it has acquired ad measurement company Moat. Founded in 2010, Moat helps advertisers and publishers measure whether people see and interact with online ads. The need to create what CEO Jonah Goodhart has called “the currency for digital advertising” seems increasingly important given advertiser concerns around viewability, fraud and trust, and…

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