Deep Learning Weekly | Issue #39: NVIDIA adds 6 new startups, Deep Learning saves bees, Google releases OCR system

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Hiya deep learning ninjas and welcome to a new and exciting week. This week NVIDIA added six AI Start
 
May 4 · Issue #39 · View online
Deep Learning Weekly
Hiya deep learning ninjas and welcome to a new and exciting week.
This week NVIDIA added six AI Startups to its venture portfolio, deep learning is being employed to save our beloved honey bee, Google research open sources a fascination attention based OCR system used for automatic street name extraction for Google Street View and an exciting paper on a new learning paradigm for Neural Machine Translation has been released.

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Industry
Top 5 Key Areas: Deep Learning in Retail & Advertising
NVIDIA Adds Six AI Startups to Its GPU Ventures Portfolio
BeeScanning
Learning
What do deep neural networks understand of fractals?
Have We Forgotten about Geometry in Computer Vision?
Photo Editing with Generative Adversarial Networks (Part 2)
Libraries & Code
Google Research: Updating Google Maps with Deep Learning and Street View
Expanded fastText library now fits on smaller-memory devices
Automatic Speech Recognition: End-to-end automatic speech recognition from scratch in Tensorflow
Papers & Publications
STAIR Captions: Constructing a Large-Scale Japanese Image Caption Dataset
Tweeting AI: Perceptions of AI-Tweeters (AIT) vs Expert AI-Tweeters
Adversarial Neural Machine Translation