The model was then trained on this dataset to classify the images independently. Expedia estimates that it would be able to rank ten million images in one day.
Tech companies are experimenting with diverse deep learning applications. Tesla uses it to help its autonomous cars learn to identify road hazards, DeepMind to detect sight-threatening diseases by analysing digital scans of the eye, and Facebook to feed users content that is tailored to their interests.
Digital-first organisations may remain the leading exponents of deep learning, but the technology is growing in sophistication and becoming more affordable and accessible. The possibilities are growing for deep learning to transform enterprises in every sector.
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