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Open Data Science Blog Recap In a new study by MIT researchers have taken a major step at providing AI with... ODSC’s AI Weekly Recap: Week of March 22th

Open Data Science Blog Recap

In a new study by MIT researchers have taken a major step at providing AI with a human-like peripheral vision. (Source)

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced its intentions to establish a monumental $40 billion AI fund. (Source)

Nvidia has introduced its latest AI chip, the B200 “Blackwell.”, it boasts an impressive capability of performing tasks up to 30 times faster than its predecessors. (Source)

The U.S. Justice Department’s top prosecutor in San Francisco, Ismail Ramsey, has announced a crackdown on fraudulent activities by tech startups, especially those in the artificial intelligence sector. (Source)

AI News Highlights

Opinion: Why doctors shouldn’t use artificial intelligence to send messages to patients

Digital humans: the relatable face of artificial intelligence?

Opinion: Artificial intelligence will radically improve health care, but only if managed carefully

Artificial intelligence algorithms for understanding the determinants of oral health

YouTube requiring users to label content that includes artificial intelligence

Digital stethoscope uses artificial intelligence to help doctors detect heart valve problems

DOJ launches whistleblower pilot program and cracks down on artificial intelligence misuse

Amid Rumors of a Deal With Rivian, Apple Acquired This Artificial Intelligence (AI) Start-Up Instead

The era of the AI home broker approaches

SEC Charges Two Investment Advisers with Making False and Misleading Statements About Their Use of Artificial Intelligence

Former Google employee: How a ‘code red’ meeting and ChatGPT led execs to take ‘shortcuts’ in Gemini AI launch

Psychology Today: Artificial Intelligence and Consciousness

FDA Publishes New Artificial Intelligence & Medical Products White Paper

The UAE Is on a Mission to Become an AI Power

USF to launch AI college, the first in Florida

10% of US workers are in jobs most exposed to artificial intelligence, White House says

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Trending New Open Source Projects

  • KernelSU – A Kernel-based root solution for Android devices.
  • Slint – a declarative GUI toolkit to build native user interfaces for desktop and embedded applications written in Rust, C++, or JavaScript. .
  • WingetUI – an intuitive GUI for the most common CLI package managers for Windows 10 and Windows 11
  • Planka – Open Source project tracking; boards, lists, cards, labels, and tasks
  • Lago – an open-source metering and usage-based billing that is an alternative to Chargebee, Recurly, or Stripe Billing.
  • Qdrant – a vector similarity search engine and vector database. It provides a production-ready service with a convenient API to store, search, and manage points
  • Whisper– a general-purpose speech recognition model that is trained on a large dataset of diverse audio and is also a multitasking model that can perform multilingual speech recognition, speech translation, and language identification

New Trending Research From Around The Globe

  • The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Identifying Depression and Anxiety: A Comprehensive Literature Review- Paper
  • Talk like a Graph: Encoding Graphs for Large Language ModelsPaper
  • Quiet-STaR: Language Models Can Teach Themselves to Think Before SpeakingPaper
  • LightM-UNet: Mamba Assists in Lightweight UNet for Medical Image Segmentation- Paper
  • Cappy: Outperforming and Boosting Large Multi-Task LMs with a Small Scorer – Paper
  • WorkArena: How Capable Are Web Agents at Solving Common Knowledge Work Tasks? – Paper
  • UniTS: Building a Unified Time Series Model – Paper
  • Scattered Mixture-of-Experts Implementation Paper
  • GenAudit: Fixing Factual Errors in Language Model Outputs with EvidencePaper
  • Extreme Compression of Large Language Models via Additive QuantizationPaper
  • Uni-SMART: Universal Science Multimodal Analysis and Research TransformerPaper
  • Chronos: Learning the Language of Time SeriesPaper

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Start-Up Funding News

California-based Foundry, a public cloud supported by an orchestration platform designed to simplify the utilization of AI computing resources, raised over $80M in Series A.

California-based Hippocratic AI, which aims to develop the first Large Language Model (LLM) specifically designed for healthcare, prioritizing safety and accuracy, raised $118M in Series A.

California-based Profluent Bio, an AI-first protein design company, raised $44M in Series Funding.

China-based Baiying Technology, a Big data and artificial intelligence technology service providers, raised CN¥320M in Series Funding.

Israel-based NeuReality, a semiconductor start-up that designs AI-as-a-service infrastructure, raised over $59M in Series Funding.

Texas-based Agora Data, an AI-driven platform for subprime auto finance, connecting dealerships with capital markets to improve operations, raised over $460M in Private Funding.

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Top AI Videos

Amazon on the Future of Artificial General Intelligence | SXSW 2024

Nvidia 2024 AI Event: Everything Revealed in 16 Minutes

OpenAI and Figure AI develop humanoid robot | BBC News

Google Goes Deeper Into Health Care With Gemini Artificial Intelligence Tool

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