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Reading and Writing JSON to a File in Python

Over the last 5-10 years, the JSON format has been one of, if not the most, popular ways to serialize data. Especially in the web development world, …

13 Ways Machine Learning Can Steer You Wrong

Applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to your decision-making can help your business stay competitive. But a lot can go wrong along …

Machine Learning

How to train your #NeuralNetwork for Wine tasting?

Wine tasting is a fine art which enables classification of Wine. When it comes to classification of wine, the practice is quite varied based on …

How to prototype a mobile app with Adobe XD

<i>This tutorial, showing you how to make a mobile app prototype in Adobe XD, was put together using</i> <i>Adobe XD CC (2017 beta)</i> <i>in 2016. The</i> <i>newly launched</i> …

Graphics

Deep Learning in R

Deep learning has a wide range of applications, from speech recognition, computer vision, to self-driving cars and mastering the game of Go. While …

Deep Learning

Emergence of the Artificial Neural Networks among other Models

Among all models of AI systems, Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs for short) is gaining prominence in learning and codifying complex behaviors. ANNs …

Machine Learning

Machine Learning is Fun! Part 3: Deep Learning and Convolutional Neural Networks

<b>Update:</b> <i>This article is part of a series. Check out the full series:</i> <i>Part 1</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 2</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 3</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 4</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 5</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 6</i><i>,</i> <i>Part 7</i> <i>and</i> <i>Part 8</i><i>!</i><p><i>You can also read this</i> …

Here's how deep learning neural networks are designed - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

In the world of machine learning, deep learning neural networks (DLNN) is the fastest growing field.<p>World Scientific's latest book "Deep Learning …

Scalable data science with R

R is among the top five data science tools in use today according O’Reilly research; the latest kdnuggets survey puts it in first, and IEEE Spectrum …

Machine Learning and Data Science Resources You Should Know About

Machine Learning and Data Science Resources You Should Know About

Data Science

2 Ways Successful People Learn Faster (and So Can You)

What you learn is important, but how you learn makes all the difference.<p>Years ago, Chuck Yeager (the first person to break the sound barrier) sent me on the wrong path.<p>Okay, maybe it was my fault. I read Chuck's autobiography and somehow came away with the mistaken impression that a good pilot …

Self-improvement

The Amazing Potential Of Voice Analytics

The customer service agent on the other end of the phone may seem oblivious to your growing ire, but the computer recording your call isn’t. More and more, companies are using the science of voice analytics to gain insight into customer interactions, identification even lie detection.<p>Up until …

Big Data

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16 analytic disciplines compared to data science

What are the differences between data science, data mining, machine learning, statistics, operations research, and so on?<br>Here I compare several …

Data Science

Figuring Out How IT, Analytics, and Operations Should Work Together

A new set of relationships is being formed within companies around how people working in data, analytics, IT, and operations teams work together. Is there a “right” way to structure these relationships?<p>Data and analytics represent a blurring of the traditional lines of demarcation between the scope …

Big Data

The White House requested input on artificial intelligence, and IBM’s response is a great AI 101

The field of artificial intelligence is so huge, and the potential applications so numerous, that it would be folly to try to explain it all in one — no, wait, IBM just did.<p>In June, the White House published a formal request for information, or RFI, about the possibilities and risks of AI.<p>“The …

Artificial Intelligence

Are Smart Data Lakes the Answer to Data Warehouses?

A phenomenal shift has occurred over the past few years in the enterprise data world. The ubiquitous data warehouses – the foundation for business …

Big Data

5 Ways to Build Resilience Every Day

Resilience is the process of effectively coping with adversity—it’s about bouncing back from difficulties. The great thing about resilience is that …

Mindfulness

How fog computing pushes IoT intelligence to the edge

Ben Dickson Contributor<p>Ben Dickson is a software engineer and the founder of TechTalks.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Unlocking the potential of eye tracking technology<br>• Can you trust crypto-token crowdfunding?<p>As the Internet of Things evolves into the Internet of Everything and expands its reach …

Internet of Things

What is Continuous Improvement?

Continuous Improvement Defined<p><b>Continuous improvement, or Kaizen,</b> is a method for identifying opportunities for streamlining work and reducing waste. …

If You’re Not Outside Your Comfort Zone, You Won’t Learn Anything

You need to speak in public, but your knees buckle even before you reach the podium. You want to expand your network, but you’d rather swallow nails than make small talk with strangers. Speaking up in meetings would further your reputation at work, but you’re afraid of saying the wrong thing. …

Public Speaking

How Winners Work With People They Hate

Winners don't let their emotions rule them. They flip the script.<p>Everyone has to work with people that they hate, but winners go about it totally differently from other people.<p>It's tempting to complain or gripe about co-workers you hate, gossip about them behind their backs, and even try to put …

Self-help

Let's build a robot!

Are you a developer? .. then you can build a robot...

Robotics

The Scientific Argument For Mastering One Thing At A Time

Many people, myself included, have multiple areas of life they would like to improve. For example, I would like to reach more people with my writing, to lift heavier weights at the gym, and to start practicing mindfulness more consistently. Those are just a few of the goals I find desirable and you …

Psychology

The evolution of advanced analytics in Spark

Over the past few years, Spark has quickly grown from a research project to probably the most active open source project in parallel computing today. …

13 Brilliant Gadgets and Tools to Help Stress Management | Inc.com

Do you struggle with too much stress? That almost seems like a trick question. These days, most of us seem to be battling stress most of the time. And as we know, stress can literally kill you. Stress will also spread to the people who work with you, so that soon, your entire workplace will feel …

Mindfulness

6 Awesome Infographic Builders to Spruce up Your Content

An infographic is a visual representation of information. They typically manifest themselves as prettily annotated series of charts, statistics, and …

Infographics

Datum Ipsum: Designing real-time visualizations with realistic placeholder data

<i>tl;dr — I’ve created a tool called</i> <i>Datum Ipsum</i> <i>to enable designers to use realistic data when mocking up data visualizations. Also, this is a written</i> …

Now You Too Can Buy Cloud-Based Deep Learning

Facebook’s deep-learningartificial intelligence systems have learned to recognize your friends in your photos, and Google’s AI has learned to …

Machine Learning

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

Success