Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Problem gambling funding body GambleAware has appointed former England international goalkeeper David James as an ambassador for its Bet Regret campaign, the next round of which will focus on keeping fans from placing impulsive bets. Problem gambling funding body GambleAware has appointed former England international goalkeeper David James as an ambassador for its Bet Regret campaign, the next round of which will focus on keeping fans from placing impulsive bets.Regret will target supporters across the UK throughout the two-week international football break, during which no matches will take place in the Premier League or Championship, with many players in each league competing with their national teams.According to a 2019 report by public opinion and data company YouGov, over 25m people in the UK support a Premier League or Championship club, with the lack of top-level domestic fixtures during this period leaving some fans bored.GambleAware cites boredom, as well as being drunk and chasing losses, as one of three behaviours they have identified that can lead to placing impulsive bets before immediately feeling remorseful.To help combat this potential boredom, James will feature in a series of videos to help keep fans from placing impulsive bets.The Football Supporters’ Association (FSA), which is supporting the Bet Regret campaign during the 2019-20 season, will also put out a number of ‘Beat The Break Brain Busters’ during the international break for fans to tackle and draw their attention away from impulsive betting.“Supporting Safer Gambling within football is something that is important to me,” James said. “There is so much exposure to betting and it is increasingly easy to bet impulsively, so I want to encourage football fans to think twice about how they are betting.”After this initial campaign, James will encourage fans to moderate their betting behaviours throughout the season, supporting other initiatives that urge fans to think twice before placing a bet when bored, drunk or chasing losses.“Helping fans beat the break this October is only the start and I’m looking forward to working with GambleAware and the FSA this season to raise awareness of Bet Regret,” James added.Image: Gokulpoovlliyil 9th October 2019 | By contenteditor Regions: UK & Ireland Ex-England goalkeeper James to support Bet Regret campaign Marketing & affiliates AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Topics: Marketing & affiliates Sports betting Email Address
today (September 1, 2016) morning, at the 2016 Baidu World Congress, Baidu founder, chairman and CEO Robin Li spent more than 1 hours to talk about Baidu’s achievements in artificial intelligence, Baidu brain". Covering four areas of speech, image, Natural Language Processing and user portrait.
Wu Enda, chief scientist of
Baidu is more straightforward to say in a speech: "Baidu is an artificial Intelligent Company."
Robin Li said that Baidu has built a large scale of the brain neural network, with trillions of parameters, hundreds of billions of samples, hundreds of billions of features training, can simulate the working mechanism of the human brain. Its IQ has advanced, in some capacity even beyond the human.
in terms of speech recognition, Baidu demonstrated a Baidu phone sales staff to communicate with the customer phone, Baidu voice recognition technology can be converted into cloud tone text. But with iFLYTEK real-time translated into different words, Baidu is the man until after his speech, a one-off text, do not know whether there is a correction process in this process.
in terms of speech synthesis, Baidu synthesis of Leslie Cheung’s voice, but unfortunately, after the synthesis of speech, although there is a broad accent, but it is not Cantonese, and some rough voice.
Robin Li, Baidu artificial intelligence to listen to you about 50 words after you can imitate the voice, in a speech last link, Robin Li invited the famous actor Hu Ge came in, Hu Ge read a song "Lantern Festival" Qing Yu An (Baidu name) on the land after reading Baidu artificial intelligence. Hu Ge’s voice characteristics of the upper and lower. But can still hear, sound or very rough, still has the obvious difference with Hu Ge’s voice, that it can imitate your voice features, but there is still much room for improvement of voice imitation.
imitation of the voice, shortly before the release of the fourth generation Microsoft wheatgrass is a girl, but she can also imitate and a man’s voice. I visit iFLYTEK last month, artificial intelligence voice iFLYTEK can make sound synthesis Lin Chiling my voice, but also with Baidu is similar in sound line sounds are not alike.
in terms of image capabilities, Baidu brain face recognition accuracy rate of 99.7%; Baidu driverless car refresh the KITTI test of multiple world records, ranked first in the KITTI vehicle detection and evaluation.
in the image recognition segment, the lens alignment of the first row of the guests, when the camera to collect the face of Zhang Yaqin and others, it will be marked on his name.
Natural Language Processing