Reccr – the fictional AI recommendation engine that rules your life

A year or so ago, I wrote a piece of fiction called Reccr. Reccr was supposed to be an AI-driven recommendation engine that filtered life around you and used any and all data about you to refine that filter. We already see a rise of that behavior: Faceboo…


Ray: A Distributed System for AI

As machine learning algorithms and techniques have advanced, more and more machine learning applications require multiple machines and must exploit parallelism. However, the infrastructure for doing machine learning on clusters remains ad-hoc. While good ... (more…)

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