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VIDEO ... How we teach computers to understand pictures | Fei Fei Li


Peter Burgess

How we teach computers to understand pictures | Fei Fei Li


TED Published on Mar 23, 2015

When a very young child looks at a picture, she can identify simple elements: 'cat,' 'book,' 'chair.' Now, computers are getting smart enough to do that too. What's next? In a thrilling talk, computer vision expert Fei-Fei Li describes the state of the art — including the database of 15 million photos her team built to 'teach' a computer to understand pictures — and the key insights yet to come.

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