BigDataFr recommends: Google’s AI Explosion in One Chart
[…] Nature. The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
The Journal of the American Medical Association.
These are some the most elite academic journals in the world. And last year, one tech company, Alphabet’s Google, published papers in all of them.
The unprecedented run of scientific results by the Mountain View search giant touched on everything from ophthalmology to computer games to neuroscience and climate models. For Google, 2016 was an annus mirabilis during which its researchers cracked the top journals and set records for sheer volume.
Behind the surge is Google’s growing investment in artificial intelligence, particularly “deep learning,” a technique whose ability to make sense of images and other data is enhancing services like search and translation[…]