Daily Archive: April 29, 2021

Podcast: AI finds its voice

Immediately’s voice assistants are nonetheless a far cry from the hyper-intelligent pondering machines we’ve been musing about for many years. And it’s as a result of that expertise is definitely the mixture of three completely different abilities: speech recognition, pure language processing and voice technology.

Every of those abilities already presents big challenges. To be able to grasp simply the pure language processing half? You just about should recreate human-level intelligence. Deep studying, the expertise driving the present AI growth, can prepare machines to develop into masters in any respect kinds of duties. However it could possibly solely be taught

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Taster grabs $37 million for its native on-line eating places – TechCrunch

French startup Taster has raised a $37 million Collection B funding spherical from Octopus Enterprise, Battery Ventures, LocalGlobe, HeartCore, Rakuten, GFC and Founders Future. The corporate operates dozens of eating places that solely exist on meals supply platforms. You possibly can’t guide a desk as there isn’t a desk.

Taster has been specializing in 5 avenue food-inspired ideas up to now — Bian Dang (Taiwanese meals), A Burgers (plant-based burgers), Mission Saigon (Vietnamese meals), Out Fry (Korean meals) and Stacksando (Japanese avenue meals). After that, Taster has opened dozens of kitchens throughout 40 totally different cities and listed its kitchens

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