This week in AI & Machine Learning: AlphaFold protein structures, model-free reinforcement learning, Vision AI in Demanding Environments, AI helping firefighters, organ transportation, and more!

Author’s Note:

Next week I’ll be teaching Intro to Computer Vision: Building Object Detection Models and Datasets on July 29th at 10:00am PDT. It’ll be a fun fast-paced workshop covering computer vision applications, data annotation, and training an object detection model with python!

Top AI Highlights this Week :

DeepMind Launches AlphaFold Protein Structure Database

Google’s DeepMind just released a massive AlphaFold database containing a prediction of nearly all possible protein structures for human cells and 20 other “key organisms” to help accelerate scientific research!

Facebook AI Research Releases DrQ-v2

DrQ-v2 is a model-free reinforcement learning algorithm for visual continuous control that uses data augmentation to learn directly from pixels.

the first model-free agent that solves humanoid from…


This week in AI & Machine Learning: eBay taps computer vision, a chatbot that builds long-term memory and searches the internet, ML Innovation in Healthcare, real-world machine learning with Coral in manufacturing, and more!

Author’s Note:

I’ll be teaching Intro to Computer Vision: Building Object Detection Models and Datasets on July 29th at 10:00am PDT. It’ll be a fun fast-paced workshop covering computer vision applications, data annotation, and training an object detection model with python! A great place to learn how to get started building your own AI-powered solution.

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: Transforming agriculture, AI voice actors, robots walking, TensorFlow 2.6.0, 3D object detection, and more!

Author’s Note:

Sixgill is now Plainsight: You will be noticing some changes on our site & blog! Read more about our rebranding here.

We still have a couple events coming up in July: Join me at these events if you’re interested in building computer vision models & datasets!


This week in AI & Machine Learning: robots picking strawberries, GitHub Copilot, data augmentation in TensorFlow, deploy ML pipelines, why VCs are investing record amounts into AI startups, and more!

Author’s Note:

In case you missed it last week Sixgill is now Plainsight: You may be noticing some new changes on our site & blog! Read more about our rebranding here.

It’s a new month with new workshops scheduled! Join me at these events if you’re interested in building computer vision models & datasets!

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: AI painting landscapes, DeepMind tackles disease, AI drug discovery, new detectron2 benchmarks, the image similarity challenge, and more!

Author’s Note:

Sixgill is now Plainsight: You may be noticing some new changes on our site & blog! Read more about our rebranding here.

There is still time to register for my upcoming live computer vision workshops. Learn how to build datasets and models for object detection!

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: Wildfire detection, detecting deepfakes, transforming manufacturing, AugLy data augmentation, inclusive people annotations, and more!

Author’s Note:

There is still time to register for my upcoming live computer vision workshops. Learn how to build datasets and models for object detection!

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: AI designing AI chips faster than humans, Kroger drone delivery, government data for AI research, NetHack RL challenge, TensorFlow Quantum, and more!

Author’s Note:

If you’re interested in learning computer vision, join my upcoming live workshops:

You’ll learn how you can build datasets faster and start solving problems with computer vision using your own data.

Or, get started now by trying out Sense Data Annotation to experience the future of computer vision with AI-Powered labeling features!

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: Cattle tracking with computer vision & blockchain, fruit picking robots, GPT-Neo, simulation to real world transfer learning, building object detection models and more!

Author’s Note:

It’s a new month! This means I’ll be teaching another set of live workshops!

June 30th at 5:30pm PDT: Intro to Computer Vision: Building Object Detection Models and Datasets. This is a great place to learn how to solve problems with computer vision by creating your own models and datasets!

I also have multiple dates and times for Data Annotation for Computer Vision & AI-Powered Labeling LIVE Demos! If you’re already familiar with creating models but want to learn how to label datasets faster, this is for you! …


This week in AI & Machine Learning: GPT-3 in Azure, smart cameras, fully automated farms, TensorFlow Decision trees, handwriting recognition, and more!

Author’s Note:

Try out Sense Data Annotation to experience the future of computer vision data annotation with AI-Powered labeling features!

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This week in AI & Machine Learning: Google’s next gen AI chip, Facebook unsupervised speech recognition, pizza robots, TensorFlow Lite for Microcontrollers, and more!

Author’s Note:

I’m teaching a free workshop on May 26th at 5:30pm PDT! Join Intro to Computer Vision: Building Object Detection Models and Datasets to learn how to solve problems using computer vision with your own datasets!

AutoLabel in Action: Try Sense Data Annotation for free!

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Sage Elliott

I do machine learning and people learning at Sixgill! sixgill.com

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