• Why AWS is selling a MIDI keyboard to teach machine learning

    7 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Earlier this week, AWS launched DeepComposer , a set of web-based tools for learning about AI to make music and a $99 MIDI keyboard for inputting melodies. That launch created a fair bit of confusion , though, so we sat down with Mike Miller, the director of AWS's AI Devices group, to talk about where DeepComposer fits into the company's lineup of AI devices, which includes the DeepLens camera and the DeepRacer AI car , both of which are meant to teach developers about specific AI concepts, too.
    The first thing that's important to remember here is that DeepComposer is a learning tool. It's...
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  • AWS beefs up SageMaker machine learning

    AWS beefs up SageMaker machine learning

    7 monthes ago - By InfoWorld

    Amazon Web Services has expanded the capabilities of its Amazon SageMaker machine learning toolkit to address a number of challenges that enterprises confront when trying to operationalize machine learning, from model organization, training, and optimization to monitoring the performance of models in production. Launched at the Amazon's re:invent conference in 2017 , SageMaker aims to make machine learning adoption simpler for customers by bringing together a hosted environment for Jupyter notebooks with built-in model management, automated spin up of training environments in Amazon S3...
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