Ahead of its Google I/O developers conference 2018 this week, Google Completely changed and rebranded whole of its Google Research division to Google AI artificial intelligence this proves us that they believe in Artificial Intelligence and machine learning is the future and investing high on Artificial Intelligence research. Shows just how serious Google is when it comes to AI, which encompasses technologies such as computer vision, deep learning, and speech recognition.
Announcing the news in a blog post, Google said it has been implementing machine learning into every research and products they are developing over the last few years.
Christian Howard, editor-in-chief of Google AI Communications:
“To better Prove this commitment, we’re unifying our efforts under ‘Google AI’, which encompasses all the state-of-the-art research happening across Google,” wrote Christian Howard, editor-in-chief of Google AI Communications.
Google also changed the homepage for Google AI so that it features published research on a variety of subject matters, stories of AI in action, and open source material and tools that others can use and develop further. The old Google Research site redirects to the new Google AI site.
Even Google has also renamed the Google Research Twitter and Google+ Social media channels to Google AI as part of the change.
This change was observed after a reshuffle last month that saw Jeff Dean appointed ahead of AI at Google. It also comes after Google co-founder Sergey Brin cautioned on AI development and issues it might cause in future.
Not only google Even Microsoft is betting high on Artificial Intelligence as seen in 2018 Microsoft build conference. Microsoft is collaborating with other Industry Heads like DJI and MI making them to use their latest Azure IOT Edge technology and Artificial Intelligence.
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