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Using AI to mine Google Street View

6:34 pm on Jan 1, 2018 (gmt 0)

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The project at Stanford (where a computer did in 2 weeks what would have taken a human 15 years) shows that computer vision is getting smart enough, with some human training, to begin mining massive visual sets of data created by products like Google Street View.

Here's what the Stanford project was able to learn and predict using automobile pictures, according to the Times:

Accurately predicted "income, race, education and voting patterns at the ZIP code and precinct level in cities across the country."