Friday July 08, 2016

NVIDIA Engineer Uses Deep Learning To Keep Cats From Pooping On His Lawn

Who says you have to use deep learning for super scientific stuff? Sometimes you can just use it to keep cats from pooping on your lawn. big grin

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So NVIDIA engineer Robert Bond is using deep learning آ— and our Jetson TX1 development platform آ— to recognize cats and turn on his home’s sprinkler system to gently shoo the visitors away. "My wife is a gardener and she likes her garden to be tidy and clean," says Bond, 65, a system software engineer who has been at NVIDIA for more than eight years.