Sentient VP of Research, Risto Miikkulainen Recaps the Metalearning Panel at the NIPS Conference

You may have heard of NIPS, the Neural Information Processing Systems Conference. NIPS is the largest and most influential AI conference in the world, this year boasting nearly 8,000 attendees and selling out in just 12 days. Many of the movers and shakers of the AI world were speaking and/or participating in discussions, including DeepMind…

How Sentient Ascend Works

In ecommerce, designing user experiences (i.e. web pages and interactions) that convert as many users as possible from casual browsers to paying customers is an important goal. While there are some well-known design principles, including simplicity and consistency, there are also often unexpected interactions between elements of the page that determine how well it converts.…