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Jan 31, 2019

Today, in the first episode of our Black in AI series, we’re joined by Randi Williams, PhD student at the MIT Media Lab.

At the Black in AI workshop Randi presented her research on Popbots: A Early Childhood AI Curriculum, which is geared towards teaching preschoolers the fundamentals of artificial intelligence. In...


Jan 28, 2019

Today we’re joined by Tim Jurka, Head of Feed AI at LinkedIn.

As you can imagine Feed AI is responsible for curating all the content you see daily on the LinkedIn site. What’s less apparent to those that don’t work on this type of product is the wide variety of opposing factors that need to be considered in...


Jan 24, 2019

Today we’re joined by Gary Brotman, Senior Director of Product Management at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Gary, who got his start in AI through music, now leads strategy and product planning for the company’s Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technologies, including those that make up the Qualcomm...


Jan 21, 2019

A few weeks ago, I made the trek to Las Vegas for the world’s biggest electronics conference, CES.

CES is one of those things that’s hard to fully understand without having seen, so I thought it’d be fun to give you a look at it from my vantage point. In this special visual episode, we’re going to check out some...


Jan 17, 2019

Today we’re joined by Vladimir Bychkovsky, Engineering Manager at Facebook, to discuss Spiral.

Spiral is a system they’ve developed for self-tuning high-performance infrastructure services at scale, using real-time machine learning. In our conversation, we explore the ins and outs of Spiral, including how the system...