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Questions tagged [applications]

For questions about clarifications/methods/algorithms/best practices for application/possible applications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning algorithms.

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What are the applications of ant colony optimization algorithms?

I'm interested in ant colony optimization algorithms and bee algorithms,but I'm confused what are the applications of these algorithms Can you suggest me some examples of applications can I work on?
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Would it be ethical to use AI to determine a user’s gender from the content they upload, without them knowing?

I’ve been thinking about this for a few days and can’t tell if this would feel morally just to an average user
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Do you know any examples of geometric deep learning used in industry?

I'm interested in the industrial use of GDL (see https://arxiv.org/abs/1611.08097). Is it used in industry? That is, does any company have access to non-Euclidean data and process it directly instead ...
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Artificial intelligence in the public and global sector

Today, AI is mainly driven by own-profit-oriented companies (e.g. Facebook, Amazon, Google). Admittedly, there's a lot of AI in the health sector (even in the public health sector) and there's a lot ...
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Where can we use the Bayes' theorem in artificial intelligence?

Th Bayes' rule specifies how an agent should update its belief in a proposition based on a new piece of evidence. Suppose an agent has a current belief in proposition $h$ based on evidence $k$ already ...
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How can I convert the problem formulation to multi-agent reinforcement learning?

I'm trying to minimize the power consumption in wireless networks and I have some constraints such as that the SINR should not pass the threshold and the power should be between the 0 and maximum ...
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What can OpenCog do?

Does anyone know what specific tasks the OpenCog environment is capable of performing? I have glanced though their wiki and a few of the pages on Goertzel's site and the AI.SE. So far I could only ...
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Applications of genetic algorithms in project management

Do you see any GA Application that could support Project Management? I thought about Task Dispatching. I am curious about your ideas.
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How could we solve the TSP using an hill-climbing approach?

How could we solve the TSP using an hill-climbing approach?
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How to detect frauds in advertising business using machine learning?

I am very beginner to this world. I still learning the basics of Machine learning and AI but i have a problem at hand and i am not sure which technique or Algorithm can be applied on it. I am working ...
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Dialects classification using deep learning

Dialects differ a lot between cities in my country, Syria. People sometimes express themselves using different local phrases and idioms which refer to the same topic. So, I came up with the idea of ...
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What are examples of applications of the Fourier transform to AI?

The (discrete and continuous) Fourier transform (FT) is used in signal processing in order to convert a signal (or function) in a certain domain (e.g. the time domain) to another domain (e.g., ...
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In which situation hill climbing searching will be more appropriate?

There are various heuristic search algorithms, like hill climbing, greedy search, A* algorithm, but when it is best preferred to use hill climbing?
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AI application to gather information about all the services of an enterprise

Is it possible to build an AI application which would gather information about all the services and applications of a large enterprise?
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Where are reinforcement algorithms used in financial services?

One of the most common misconceptions about reinforcement learning (RL) applications is that, once you deploy them, they continue to learn. And, usually, I'm left having to explain this. As part of my ...
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Smielapp design feasible now?

Consider a SmielApp1, pronounced smile-app. It's a proposed app for Android, iOS, LINUX, and other phone, tablet, laptop, and desktop environments.2 The system requirements are a microphone, a speaker,...
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What is meant by the research topic “Humanitarian AI”?

What exactly is meant by "humanitarian AI"? What research areas does this cover? AI in healthcare? Algorithmic fairness? Applications of AI for economic development? Can anyone provide links to ...
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Grouping products and naming groups

I'm working on a home tool that will help create a shopping list from a list of recipes chosen for a coming week. This boils down to: Extracting ingredients and their quantities from recipes. ...
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What are examples of daily life applications that use simulated annealing?

In AIMA, 3rd Edition on Page 125, Simulated Annealing is described as: Hill-climbing algorithm that never makes “downhill” moves toward states with lower value (or higher cost) is guaranteed to be ...
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Efficiency of Swarm Intelligence algorithms for off-chain channels routing in Blockchain?

On of the solutions to scale Blockchain is using off-chain channels. You can find its definition here: (https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Off-Chain_Transactions). However, one of the problem of off-chain ...
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How Swarm Intelligence can empower Blockchain?

Are there examples of applications in blockchain consensus using swarm intelligence, as opposed to classical consensus mechanisms like PoW or PBFT? Please note that recent classical consensuses, ...
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How does Tara AI work?

Cisco and other companies are using Tara AI—a matching tool that connects IT projects with freelancers who have the exact skills required to complete them. Looking for an explanation of how Tara AI ...
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Why do we need artificial intelligence?

We seem to be experiencing an AI revolution, spurring advancement in many fields. Please explain, at a high level, the uses of artificial intelligence and why we might need it.
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Can present-level AI distinguish fake old paper from real?

It is an easy matter to make paper look old, for example, using any of the techniques explained on this page of wikiHow: https://www.wikihow.com/Make-Paper-Look-Old This raises the obvious and ...
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What is a learning agent and how are they applied?

I'm new to AI and and would like to understand the difference between learning agents and other types of agents, in what ways learning agents can be applied, and if they differ from deep learning.
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How do I apply reinforcement learning to a game with infinitely many actions?

I am trying to figure out how to use a reinforcement learning algorithm, if possible, as a "black box" to play a game. In this game, a player has to avoid flying birds. If he wants to move, he has to ...
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Which artificial intelligence algorithms could use tensor specific hardware?

AI algorithms involving neural networks can use tensor specific hardware. Are there any other artificial intelligence algorithms that could benefit from many tensor calculations in parallel? Are ...
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What are some examples of everyday systems that use AI?

I would like to know some daily basis applications of AI. I think these might be relevant examples: Google search engine Face recognition on iPhone Are my examples correct? Could you provide some ...
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AI applications of the Fibonacci series

I have been looking at Fibonacci series, the golden ratio and its uses in nature, like how flowers and animals grow based on the series. I was wondering whether we could use the Fibonacci series and ...
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How to organize artificial intelligence efforts at work?

Some context: Recently all kind of salesmen have been knocking on our company's door to provide their "artificial intelligence" expertise and projects suggestions. Some don't know the difference ...
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Resources on incremental and online learning novelty detection algorithms

Can you please point me to some good tutorials/examples on the application of incremental (online) learning novelty detection algorithms?
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Can anyone suggest a small application based on an Artificial Intelligence which can be done by a beginner in AI?

Any small application based on real world application of AI which can be done easily at home for a beginner who is trying to make use of his basic programming skills into AI at the beginning level.
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What are AI use cases for communication service providers?

I am currently looking for AI use cases for Telco. What are the different AI use cases for Telcos/communication service providers?
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Are the dialogs at Sophia's (the robot) appearings scripted?

I talk about the robot from: Hanson Robotics, which was granted the right to citizenship from Saudi Arabia. I have found the following articles: Your new friend is a humanoid robot source: ...
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Are there real applications of fuzzy logic?

This question covers in detail, what fuzzy logic is and how it relates to other math fields, such as boolean algebra and sets theory. This question is also very related, but the answers are focused ...
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Will AI develop in hybrid ways?

There are two general ways in which AI can interact with humans: Implants of AI devices into human bodies or brains — Such implantation has already begun with health monitors and could grow to ...
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Apply reinforcement learning algorithms to computer vision problems

Is there a way to apply reinforcement learning algorithms to computer vision problems?
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Are there any applications of reinforcement learning other than games?

Is there a way to teach reinforcement learning in applications other than games? The only examples I can find on the Internet are of game agents. I understand that VNC's control the input to the ...
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Can AI stop attacks like WannaCry?

I have done some research regarding the application of Machine Learning to cyber-security. After these recent attacks, I think that AI-based Cyber Defense can prevent them. I have also read about ...
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How could AI solve planet's major problems?

I had been reading that AI could solve planet's major problems. How could it be done? For example, how exactly could AI be applied to address climate change? What are examples of applications of AI to ...
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What does deep learning offer with respect to standard machine learning?

I've been reading a lot about DL. I can understand to an extent how it works, in theory at least, and how it's technically different from conventional ML. But what I'm looking for is more of a "...
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If a neural network approach becomes widely used within a real-world situation, how would one debug/understand/fix the outcome if in one case poor?

This has been niggling me a while, so I decided to ask. Sorry if it's wordy, I'm not sure how to express it! It seems fairly uncontroversial to say that NN based approaches are becoming quite ...
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Could there be existential threats to humanity due to AI?

We are doing research, spending hours figuring out how we can make real AI software (intelligent agents) to work better. We are also trying to implement some applications e.g. in business, health and ...
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iOS/Android Neural Network App

My Question: Is there any good neural-network-app for iOS or Android to create, train and run neural networks? I know there's NeuralMesh for Web, but I want something similar offline.
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Is it possible to create a 'logic system' equivalent to humans?

I've heard of AI that can solve math problems. Is it possible to create a 'logic system' equivalent to humans that can solve mathematics in the so called 'beautiful' manner? Can AI find beauty in ...
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Is AI programming useful in everyday programs?

I'm curious about Artificial Intelligence. In my everyday job I develop standard applications, like websites with basic functionalities like user subscription, file upload, forms saved in a database......
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Emulating human brain - with analogous NN chips

Considering the answers of this question, emulating a human brain with the current computing capacity is currently impossible, but we aren't very far from it. Note, 1 or 2 decades ago, similar ...
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How close we are to replacing guide dogs with AI?

Were there any successful attempts to replace poor guide dogs used for blind people with AI to achieve similar rate of success? I guess dogs could be easily distracted and not reliable for every ...
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Are Siri and Cortana AI programs?

Siri and Cortana communicate pretty much like humans. Unlike Google now which mainly gives us search results when asked some questions (not setting alarms or reminders), Siri and Cortana provide us ...
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What are the dangers of AI applications for nuclear industry?

I've found this old scientific paper from 1988 about introduction of AI into nuclear power fields. Were or still are there any dangers by application of such algorithm? Are nuclear power plants or ...