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Amalgam 26/10/21

Porto Seguro Challenge – 2nd Place Solution

We are pleased to announce that we got second place in the Porto Seguro Challenge, a competition organized by the largest insurance company in Brazil. Porto Seguro challenged us to build an ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Sem categoria 03/06/21

VGGNets are back

If you have studied the deep learning timeline history, you may know that the big moment was in 2012 when Alex Krizhevsky presented a deep convolutional architecture able to improve the ...

Igor Muniz
Director of Artificial Intelligence

Sem categoria 12/04/21

Nvidia GTC 2021

Nvidia’s annual GTC starts today and you don’t want to lose this opportunity. Every year Nvidia comes to show their exciting advancements in GPU technology and as artificial ...

Igor Muniz
Director of Artificial Intelligence

Book Reviews Sem categoria 16/12/20

Machine Learning Reproducibility: A Kaggle Competition Use-Case

Even though Reproducibility in Machine Learning is a theme that people hear about now and then, we still see that people are practicing it only to a certain degree. Even between Kaggle ...

Sem categoria 09/11/20

Deep Learning and the fear of frauds

Soon we might live in a world where one can never be sure that video and voice recording is real, no matter how realistic it looks and sounds. Deep learning methods are used with artificial ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Book Reviews Sem categoria 23/10/20

Ranking labs-of-origin for genetically engineered DNA using Metric Learning

With the constant advancements of genetic engineering, a common concern is to be able to identify the lab-of-origin of genetically engineered DNA sequences. For that reason, AltLabs has hosted ...

Amalgam Sem categoria 15/10/20

7 common mistakes of a machine learning beginner

In recent years, the term Artificial Intelligence has gained strength and together with it have emerged some professions such as Data Scientist and Machine Learning Engineer. Knowing and applying ...

Igor Muniz
Director of Artificial Intelligence

Sem categoria 13/10/20

AI Infrastructure Alternatives for your Business

With cloud offerings becoming more abundant and diverse, cloud infrastructure seems to offer a much cheaper and simpler alternative to an on-premises data center. Many organizations, that need ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Amalgam Entrepreneurship Sem categoria 30/09/20

What Kind of AI Infrastructure is Best for my Business?

In this week’s Exponential Chats, some of the team members responsible for Amalgam’s development will have a chat about the various infrastructure alternatives available when it comes ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Amalgam Book Reviews Sem categoria 18/09/20

The Eight Challenges You’ll Face With On-Premise Artificial Intelligence

As glamorous as it is to have your own Artificial Intelligence Optimized On-Premise Data Center, it doesn’t come easy. It is absolutelly true that if done right it boasts much better ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Amalgam Entrepreneurship Exponential Technology Sem categoria 09/09/20

How safe are self-driving cars?

In this week’s Exponential Chats, some of the team members responsible for Amalgam’s development will have a chat about the safety of current self-driving technology. Despite the fact ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

Sem categoria 11/08/20

A few potential uses (and misuses) for GPT-3

GPT-3 is a 175 billion parameter autoregressive language model by OpenAI released in May 2020. It is a deep learning system that takes input in the form of human readable language and produces ...

Adriano Marques
CEO at XNV

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