Fei-Fei Li: How we’re teaching computers to understand pictures

This quick TED talk entry is courtesy of TED.com. 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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