[Podcast] Using AI to build a comprehensive database of knowledge

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O’Reilly Data Show - Mike Tung, founder and CEO of Diffbot - talks about extracting structured information from semi-structured or unstructured data sources (“dark data”). Diffbot is dedicated to building large-scale knowledge databases.

Knowledge databases and graphs are built using (semi-supervised) machine learning, and then subsequently used to power intelligent systems that form the basis of AI applications.

Diffbot is at the heart of many web applications, and it’s starting to power a wide array of intelligent applications. We talked about the challenges of building a web-scale platform for doing highly accurate, semi-supervised, structured data extraction. We also took a tour through the AI landscape, and the early days of self-driving cars.

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