Computer vision algorithms keep getting better and better at recognizing objects, people, and locations. In this demonstration video from Deep Python, using the Faster R-CNN framework, we get to see how good machine learning has become at identifying stuff.
The IAEA participated in a UN Oceans side-event at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP23 in Bonn on ocean and climate entitled “A Resilient Ocean for Future Generations”. The objective of the 11 November side-event was to present actions that countries are taking, with the support of the UN system, to […]
(University of Oxford) Research led by Oxford University, published today in Science, highlights the accelerating pressure on measuring, monitoring and managing water locally and globally. A new four-part framework is proposed to value water for sustainable development to guide better policy and practice.
Research led by Oxford University highlights the accelerating pressure on measuring, monitoring and managing water locally and globally. A new four-part framework is proposed to value water for sustainable development to guide better policy and practice.
Vestas Wind Systems A/S announced on Wednesday that it had entered into a binding framework agreement with OOO Fortum Energy on the back of Russia's first wind energy auction held earlier this year.
Last week, the FDA released final regulatory guidance regarding freestanding stem cell clinics. The new regulatory framework appears custom-made to allow the FDA to crack down on quack stem cell clinics. But will it? The post The FDA cracks down on quack stem cell clinics…or does it? appeared first on RESPECTFUL INSOLENCE.
Building on a strategic partnership announced in August last year, Volvo has signed a framework agreement with Uber to sell “tens of thousands” of autonomous driving compatible base vehicles between 2019 and 2021. While reading the report,...Show More Summary
[USTR NAFTA Objectives] Obtain commitments to ratify or accede to international treaties reflecting best practices in intellectual property protection and enforcement. Provide a framework for effective cooperation between Parties on matters related to the adequate and effective protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights. Show More Summary
A reader requested review of the Decision Moose asset allocation framework. Decision Moose is “an automated stock, bond, and gold momentum model developed in 1989. Index Moose uses technical analysis and exchange traded index funds (ETFs) to track global investment flows in the Americas, Europe and Asia, and to generate a market timing signal.” The More
Researchers have developed a new framework for reporting and designing models of care for multimorbidity. The framework describes each model in terms of its theoretical basis and target population (the foundations of the model), and elements of care implemented to deliver the model. Show More Summary
(American Academy of Family Physicians) Researchers have developed a new framework for reporting and designing models of care for multimorbidity.
1. America is still a suburban nation. 2. “Evidence from applying this framework to these data indicates that between and 45 and 75 percent of the burden of corporate taxes is borne by labor with the balance borne by capital.” That estimate seems high to me, but this paper is a serious effort. 3. Germany […] The post Monday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
Governments of the two largest cocoa-producing countries - Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana - pledged themselves to "Frameworks for Action" with leading chocolate and cocoa companies at COP23 last week. The countries agreed to work with some of the biggest The post Largest Cocoa Producing Countries Agree to Work with Hershey, Nestle, Mars & More appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Here’s your framework to make the most of an opportunity to make meaningful connections. Networking can be nerve-wracking. If you have an event coming up, here’s a quick guide to plan in advance how to walk away with some meaningful connections. Read Full Story
Uber is building out its autonomous fleet with help from Volvo. The car company signed a framework deal to sell up to 24,000 SUVs that can be overlaid with autonomous driving technology to Uber between 2019 and 2021, Reuters reports....Show More Summary
STOCKHOLM - Uber plans to buy up to 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo, marking the transition of the U.S. firm from an app used to summon a taxi to the owner and operator of a fleet of cars. The non-binding framework deal could offer...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! What we need is the intention—and a design framework—that supports human and ecological wellbeing. Many of us—read: anyone paying attention—are worried about problems like climate disruption, biodiversity loss, toxins in our foods, income inequality and the hollowing out of towns. Show More Summary
The latest on efforts by German political parties to form a coalition government (all times local): 12:25 a.m. Talks over forming the framework for a new German government have broken … Click to Continue »
Recently, Microsoft announced the pre-release of.Net Framework 4.7.1 featuring various improvements across the board. The areas slated for improvement include screen readers and high contrast situations. Users of screen reader software rely on them to provide a useful description of what is currently being displayed on the screen. Show More Summary
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