Ehsan M. Kermani

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Apache Spark for Deep Learning: Two Case Studies

When it comes to big data-styled analytics processing, it’s a so-called two-horse race between the old stallion Hadoop MapReduce and young buck …

10 mostly free resources for learning Android development

Like losing weight, building muscle or learning a new language, learning to create Android apps is an ambition shared by many. Just like those other goals though, it’s also an ambition that many of us will never get around to. Partly this is because there are more pressing concerns on our radar …

Online Education

How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of Running

<i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>A good run can sometimes make you feel like a brand-new person. And, in a way, that feeling may be literally true. About three decades of research in neuroscience have identified a robust link between aerobic exercise and subsequent cognitive clarity, and to many in this field the …

How to Use Awk and Regular Expressions to Filter Text or String in Files

When we run certain commands in Unix/Linux to read or edit text from a string or file, we most times try to filter output to a given section of …

What’s Difference Between Grep, Egrep and Fgrep in Linux?

One of the renowned search tool on Unix-like systems which can be used to search for anything whether it be a file, or a line or multiple lines in …

[TA Deals] Become an Amazon Web Services master with this bundle (87% off)

Amazon Web Services, the company’s cloud computing platform, is being used by people and businesses around the world. There are services and tools …

Ten handy python libraries for (aspiring) data scientists

Data science has gathered a lot of steam in the past few years, and most companies now acknowledge the integral role data plays in driving business …

My top 5 ‘new’ Python modules of 2015

As I’ve been blogging a lot more about Python over the last year, I thought I’d list a few of my favourite ‘new’ Python modules from 2015. These …

Introduction to Open Source Swift on Linux

Less than a week ago, the Swift world woke up to an early Christmas present — open source Swift — that you can run on Linux!And there was even a …

6 Python libraries every programmer will love

In programming, little frustrations can be as agonizing as the big problems. No one wants to pull their hair out merely to pop up a window with a …

How to Hack Your WiFi Password

How to Hack Your WiFi Password Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteWhen you lose the password for your wireless network things can get …

TensorFlow Disappoints – Google Deep Learning falls shallow

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p>Why was I disappointed with TensorFlow? It doesn't seem to fit any particular niche very well. Read on for the …

Deep Learning

Data Visualization in Python: Advanced Functionality in Seaborn

<i>Slater Stich is an Insight alum and was previously a Staff Data Scientist at Square. He is currently a Vice President at Valor Equity …

Data Scientists Can Make More by Learning Spark than Getting a PhD

Alex Woodie reports in Datanami, “Prospective data scientists can boost their salary more by learning Apache Spark and its tied-at-the-hip language …

LLVM to get Fortran compiler that targets parallel GPUs in clusters

Nvidia and US National Labs will open source the results.<p>Today, the US Department of Energy announced that it had established a partnership with …

A Statistical View of Deep Learning

<b>By Shakir Mohamed, Google DeepMind</b>.<p>Over the past 6 months, I've taken to writing a series of posts (one each month) on a statistical view of deep …

Machine Learning

55 Movies You Have to Watch by the Time You're 30

From Casablanca to Moonrise Kingdom, the films you must see before you turn 30.<p>Whether you fancy romance, comedy, drama—or any hyphenate in-between—there are certain films that you have to see. Some are important because they make you uncomfortable, others entertain, but above all, this particular …

National Lampoon

GitHub now has a self-paced training course for command-line newbies

GitHub is an excellent workflow tool, but some developers don’t quite understand it. To help get you up and running, GitHub released a training course.<p>It’s a self-paced program that has two overriding goals: to help you manage your source code and use GitHub as a collaboration tool. There are seven …

58 cognitive biases that screw up everything we do

In fact, we are prone to hundreds of proven biases that cause us to think and act irrationally, and even thinking we're rational despite evidence of irrationality in others is known as blind spot bias.<p>The study of how often human beings do irrational things was enough for psychologist Daniel …

A Tour of Machine Learning Algorithms

Data Science Interview Questions

Source: Data Science: An Introduction<p>Our IT4BI Master studies finished, and the next logical step after graduation is finding a job. I was interested …

Data Science

15 Books every Data Scientist Should Read

How to Compile and Install Linux Kernel v4.2 Source On a Debian / Ubuntu Linux

How do I download, compile and install the latest version of the Linux kernel on a Debian Linux v8.x or Ubuntu Linux LTS home server or my laptop? …

Untangling Apache Hadoop YARN, Part 1

<b>In this multipart series, fully explore the tangled ball of thread that is YARN.</b>YARN (Yet Another Resource Negotiator) is the resource management …

60+ Free Books on Big Data, Data Science, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Python, R, and more

<b>By Brendan Martin,</b> (LearnDataSci).<p>Pulled from the web, here is a great collection of eBooks. While every single book in this list is provided for …

Data Science

1 Data representation and interaction — Statistics in Python

Statistics in Python<p>Warning<p><b>Superseeded materials</b><p>The materials in this tutorial is superseeded and the reader should refer to the corresponding …

Yet another post on google scholar data analysis

(This article was first published on <b> tuxette-chix » R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)Inspired by this post, I wanted to use Google Scholar …

Introduction to Akka Actors

08/17/15 by Heiko Seeberger<p>In the first part of this series we gave you a high-level overview of Akka – now we are going to take a deep dive into the …

JavaScript