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GAN Paint Studio uses AI to add, delete, and modify objects in photos

GANPaint Studio is a starting point to show how creative tools in the future could work. The tool takes a natural image of a specific category, e.g. churches or kitchen, and allows modifications with brushes that do not just draw simple strokes, but actually draw semantically meaningful units – such as trees, brick-texture, or domes.

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A neural network can learn to organize the world it sees into concepts—just like we do

Generative adversarial networks are not just good for causing mischief. They can also show us how AI algorithms “think.”

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A Glimpse of A.I.’s Future? MIT-IBM Research Lab Sees Early Progress

Xconomy recently checked in with Daivd Cox to see how the first year went of the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab. That’s not a lot of time, especially considering the lab’s ambitious goals, but Cox sounds happy with the progress made thus far.

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Two rival AI approaches combine to let machines learn about the world like a child

Together, deep learning and symbolic reasoning create a program that learns in a remarkably humanlike way.

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Flipping or Turning? This Massive Database of Video Clips Will Help AIs Understand the Difference

Researchers can use the “Moments in Time” project to train AI systems to recognize and understand actions and events in videos

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Articles and blogs

Restructuring the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

MIT News | December 5, 2019

Behind Wells Fargo’s foray into quantum computing

American Banker | November 25, 2019

MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab: Robots will take over parts of your job, not all of it

TechRepublic | November 1, 2019

AI May Not Kill Your Job—Just Change It

Wired | October 31, 2019

IBM: AI will change every job and increase demand for creative skills

VentureBeat | October 31, 2019

This Technique Can Make It Easier for AI to Understand Videos

Wired | October 15, 2019

Faster video recognition for the smartphone era

MIT News | October 11, 2019

Powerful computer vision algorithms are now small enough to run on your phone

MIT Technology Review | October 11, 2019 | October 11, 2019

MIT-IBM developed a faster way to train video recognition AI

Engadget | October 9, 2019

Interview with David Cox, MIT IBM Watson AI Lab

Bloomberg Radio | September 20, 2019

New Deals May Double $240M Funding For MIT-IBM AI Lab, Director Says

Xconomy | September 19, 2019

IBM Teams Up with MIT to Advance Artificial Intelligence Research

Cheddar TV | September 18, 2019

MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Welcomes Inaugural Members

IBM Research AI Blog | September 17 2019

Want to know what software-driven health care looks like? This class offers some clues.

MIT News | July 24 2019

Groundbreaking Enterprise AI: Inside the MIT-IBM Watson Lab

TechVibes | July 15, 2019

MIT and IBM’s new A.I. image-editing tool lets you paint with neurons

Digtal Trends | July 2, 2019

GAN Paint Studio uses AI to add, delete, and modify objects in photos

Venture Beat | July 1 2019

Teaching artificial intelligence to create visuals with more common sense

MIT News | July 1 2019

GAN Paint Studio uses AI to add, delete, and modify objects in photos.

Venture Beat | June 30 2019

What happens when you combine neural networks and rule-based AI?

TechTalks | June 5, 2019

Teaching language models grammar really does make them smarter

MIT News | May 29 2019

The AI Breakthrough Will Require Researchers Burying Their Hatchets

PC Mag | May 29 2019

IBM, MIT, and Harvard’s AI uses grammar rules to catch linguistic nuances of U.S. English

Venture Beat | May 24, 2019

Saving AI from catastrophic forgetting

AXIOS | May 18, 2019

Silicon Valley's build fast break things attitude might break our civil society

TechRadar | May 1, 2019

Improving security as artificial intelligence moves to smartphones

MIT News | April 23, 2019

Toward ‘Biologically Plausible’ AI

Datanami | April 9, 2019

Two rival AI approaches combine to let machines learn about the world like a child

MIT Technology Review | April 8, 2019

A Conversation with David Cox

Voices in AI | April 4, 2019

Tate and an augmented reality street art application are among the 2019 Webby Awards nominees

Artsy | April 2, 2019

Kicking neural network design automation into high gear

MIT News | March 21, 2019

A.I.-generated text is supercharging fake news. This is how we fight back

Digital Trends | March 18, 2019

“Inactive” ingredients may not be, study finds

MIT News | March 13, 2019

An AI for generating fake news could also help detect it

MIT Technology Review |  March 12, 2019

This Site Detects Whether Text Was Written by a Bot

Futurism | March 11th 2019

Combining artificial intelligence with their passions

MIT News | March 7, 2019

A Glimpse of A.I.’s Future? MIT-IBM Research Lab Sees Early Progress

Xconomy | March 6, 2019

AI is real now: A conversation with Sophie Vandebroek

MIT Technology Review | February 28, 2019

Learning to Teach for Collective Intelligence

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | February 12, 2019

Learning to teach to speed up learning

MIT News | January 29, 2019

CNN-Cert: A Certified Measure of Robustness for Convolutional Neural Networks

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | January 28, 2019

AI, the law, and our future

MIT News | January 18, 2019

A neural network can learn to organize the world it sees into concepts—just like we do

MIT Technology Review | January 10, 2019

Co-regularized Domain Alignment

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | November 27, 2018

Can AI Create Molecules?

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | November 27, 2018

Inaugural AI Research Week Highlights Collaboration and the Future of AI

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | November 16, 2018

Will AI Methods Treat People with Disabilities Fairly?

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | November 2, 2018

Women in Machine Learning’ Event in Cambridge

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | October 26, 2018

Fostering Synergy for AI Systems Research

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | October 19, 2018

Fighting the Opioid Epidemic with Interpretable Causal Estimation of Individual Treatment Effect

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | October 9, 2018

The Shared History and Vision Behind the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | October 2, 2018

Getting CLEVER(er): Expanding the Scope of a Robustness Metric for Neural Networks

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | August 13, 2018

Congratulations to the Moments in Time Challenge Winners

MIT-IBM Watson AI Research Lab blog | July 30, 2018

Artificial intelligence in action

MIT News | April 4, 2018

Machine-learning system tackles speech and object recognition, all at once

MIT News | September 18, 2018

MIT And IBM Lab Partnership Launches 48 Projects To Tackle AI Challenges

Forbes | September 26, 2017

New leadership for MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab

MIT News | September 20, 2017

IBM and MIT to pursue joint research in artificial intelligence, establish new MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab

MIT News | September 7, 2017

IBM and MIT are building a 100-person artificial intelligence research lab and business incubator

Fast Company | September 7, 2017