Meta AI Has Introduced Llama 3
Meta AI has introduced Llama 3 to the world today through a new blog post by the company. Meta is calling Llama 3, the Most Capable Openly Available LLM to Date. Its release marks a significant advancement over its predecessor with state-of-the-art capabilities and increased efficiency.... Read more
New Report Shows Rapid Progress of AI and Expanding Costs
A recent report from Stanford University’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence reveals that AI systems now almost match or surpass human abilities in areas such as reading comprehension, image classification, and competitive math. The 2024 edition of the Artificial Intelligence Index Report, released on April 15,... Read more
AI is Expected to Surge in Forensic Science According to Market Report
The integration of AI in forensic science is poised to revolutionize the field, promising transformative changes across criminal investigations and judicial processes. A recent report by Spherical Insights & Consulting highlights that the global AI in forensic science market is projected to grow at a compound... Read more
Head of DeepMind States Google AI Spending Could Exceed $100B
At the TED Conference in Vancouver on Monday, Demis Hassabis, CEO of DeepMind, hinted that Google’s investment in artificial intelligence might exceed the whopping $100 billion mark. This comes in response to recent buzz around Microsoft and OpenAI’s ambitious “Stargate” AI supercomputer project, also projected at... Read more
Microsoft Invests $1.5B in Abu Dhabi-Based AI Company G42
As reported by Reuters, Microsoft has committed $1.5 billion to Abu Dhabi-based artificial intelligence company G42. This is signaling a significant realignment in global tech alliances that sees the Middle East potentially becoming an AI hub. An investment of this scale not only strengthens Microsoft’s presence... Read more
What is AI Washing and Why is it a Concern?
A new term has emerged, capturing the attention of industry insiders and regulators alike: AI washing. This term has been coined to describe the misleading practice of overemphasizing AI capabilities in products or services, often resulting in consumers believing that the product being paid for uses... Read more
The AI Expo Hall and Other Ways to Attend ODSC East 2024 for Free
Hoping to attend ODSC East 2024, but a bit short on cash? Don’t worry, the team has you covered so that you can still be a part of ODSC East 2024, and experience the latest in AI, all for free. Thanks to the new Open Pass,... Read more
Podcast: Deep Learning for Financial Trading with Sofien Kaabar
Learn about cutting-edge developments in AI and Data Science from the experts who know them best on ODSC’s Ai X Podcast. Each week we release an interview with a leading expert, core contributor, experienced practitioner, or acclaimed instructor who is helping to shape the future of... Read more
What is Mixture of Experts and How Can They Boost LLMs?
Large language models seem to be the main thing that everyone in AI is talking about lately. But with great power comes great computational cost. Training these beasts requires massive resources. This is where a not-so-new technique called Mixture of Experts (MoE) comes in.   What... Read more
10 Best Books to Teach You About Artificial Intelligence in 2024
Are you looking into getting into AI? In addition to conferences, meetups, and other in-person events, there are a plethora of artificial intelligence books out there that can give you insight into a wide range of fields. We’ve curated a list of some of our favorite... Read more