Month: March 2016

Finding Meaning in Big Data

Discovery Fellows Rebecca Willett and Rob Nowak are creating algorithms to make sense of big data and help machines learn. Full story at wid.wisc.edu.

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How New Yorker Cartoons Could Teach Computers To Be Funny

“The computer models Nowak and his team are developing are called adaptive crowdsourcing algorithms. They attempt to weed out the weakest captions as quickly as possible to get more people to vote on the potential winners.” Full Story on C|net

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