“AI conference attendance – In 2019, the largest, NeurIPS, expects 13,500 attendees, up 41% over 2018 and over 800% relative to 2012.
AI jobs – the share of AI jobs in the US increased five-fold since 2010
Compute capacity – Post-2012, compute has been doubling every 3.4 months — a mind-boggling net increase of 300,000x.
Training time – it now can happen in almost 1/180th of the time it took just two years ago
Computer vision – the accuracy of image recognition by systems has reached about 85%, up from about 62% in 2013.
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