Guided Policy Search code released (end-to-end robot learning from Berkeley) – This code is a reimplementation of the guided policy search algorithm and LQG-based trajectory optimization, meant to help others understand, reuse, and build upon existing work.
Facebook is donating 25 GPU servers to European research labs in an effort to spur advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Sources: http://thenextweb.com/facebook/2016/02/25/mark-zuckerberg-is-giving-away-ai-computers-to-speed-up-vr-development/; http://www.zdnet.com/article/facebook-ai-research-is-donating-25-gpu-servers-to-european-academies/; https://thestack.com/world/2016/02/25/facebook-donates-gpu-servers-to-ai-research-europe/; http://www.techinsider.io/facebook-will-team-up-with-european-universities-for-ai-research-2016-2
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Brain, The AI Engine That Wants To Replace Search
New cognitive APIs are being released on the Watson Developer Cloud