Monthly Archives: September 2016

With Spectacles, Snap Inc. eyes augmented reality future, raw reality present

marketingland.com/spectacles-snap-inc-eyes-augmented-reality-future-raw-reality-present-192884

The World Economic Forum: Facebook’s News Feed is 10 years old. This is how the site has changed

Facebook’s News Feed is 10 years old. This is how the site has changed
The World Economic Forum

A look at the evolution of Facebook. Read the full story

Shared from Apple News

WaveNet: A Generative Model for Raw Audio

This post presents WaveNet, a deep generative model of raw audio waveforms. We show that WaveNets are able to generate speech which mimics any human voice and which sounds more natural than the best existing Text-to-Speech systems, reducing the gap with human performance by over 50%. We also demonstrate that the same network can be used to synthesize other audio signals such as music, and present some striking samples of automatically generated piano pieces. deepmind.com/blog/wavenet-generative-model-raw-audio/

Tesla’s Autopilot Scrapes Up Against Its Chinese Translation – China Real Time Report – WSJ

blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/08/11/teslas-autopilot-scrapes-up-against-its-chinese-translation/?reflink=line