Facebook collaborates online learning site to support AI research


Facebook announced its cooperation with the site Udacity of online learning, in an effort to support AI research that does not harm privacy.

In a conference F8 for the social network, “Facebook” revealed that it provides scholarships to 5000 people to get a new cycle of Udacity it’s called secure and private AI.

The idea is to learn how to apply the techniques used by the AI ​​forces such as Apple’s differentiation and Google’s unified education.

Facebook is interested in AI, where technology called deep learning is widely applied, and Yan Lokan, an AI expert, is one of three recent winners of the award.