Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

Machine learning to get its day in the Redmond sun

Get your buzzword bingo scorecards ready. Machine learning is Microsoft executives’ newest favorite phrase.
read more


Bona fides, benefits, and baggage: Rating 5 favorites for Microsoft's next CEO

Technology : Tech Inciter (last year)

A very genteel coup d’etat is playing out in Redmond, where Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer is being hustled, ever so politely, into retirement. A thousand years ago, an engineered succession meant whispers in corridors, all... Read Post

Microsoft’s Azure Machine Learning Hopes to Give Watson a Run for Its Money

Technology : (3 months ago)

Jeffrey Schwartz of Redmond Magazine recently wrote, “Nearly a year after launching its Hadoop-based Azure HDInsight cloud analytics service, Microsoft believes it’s a better and broader solution for real-time analytics and predicti... Read Post

Facebook Open-Sources Some Of Its Deep-Learning Tools

Technology : TechCrunch (last week)

In the world of machine learning, the buzzword these days is “deep learning.” It’s a technique that has been a popularized by Geoff Hinton, who is now at Google and previously worked at Microsoft Research, as well as other computer ... Read Post

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC