Pinterest Introduces the Future of Visual Search

The popular social photo sharing site is adding the ability for people to take a photo of things in the real-world and get recommendations for similar products on Pinterest. For example, If you take a photo of a room with a purse and a lamp on a table that you like, Pinterest will show you … Read more

Saving Earth’s Coral Reefs with Deep Learning

Global warming and pollution are causing severe stress to coral reefs across the world. Researchers from the University of California Berkeley and University of Queensland developed a deep learning process that automatically analyzes reef photos that w … Read more

Ford Using Deep Learning for Lane Detection

Researchers from the recently expanded Ford Research and Innovation Center in Palo Alto, California developed a new sub-centimeter accurate approach to estimate a moving vehicle’s position within a lane in real-tim … Read more

Deep Learning to Help Preserve Privacy from Wearable Cameras

Wearable cameras are opening up exciting new applications, but will also require new techniques to help people preserve their privacy. A group of researchers from Indiana University and Olin College used the Caffe deep learning framework and a Tesla K20 GPU to automatically detect privat … Read more