Germán Crespo

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De Madrid, al futuro: cómo la capital quiere convertirse en una 'smartcity' de referencia

A mediados del siglo XIX, un inglés llamado Henry Bessemer al que le gustaba hacer experimentos inyectó aire en lingotes de hierro fundido a ver qué …

How to train, large scale, state of the art ,neural networks on the Microsoft Data Science VM

Dr Adrian Rosebrock – Computer vision expert @ www.pyimagesearch.com , author of a popular Kickstarter deep learning for computer vision book<p>Adrian …

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Bryme Dave ft. Mic Bravo – Slay Gbegbe<p>MMC records artiste Bryme Dave has released yet again another banger, this time featuring Mic Bravo. Bryme …

Deep Learning

What does Deep Learning mean?<p>“Deep learning” is one of those phrases that is surrounded by hype and vague definitions, so we’re going to tell it to …

Google x-ray project shows AI won’t replace doctors any time soon - MIT Technology Review

Artificial intelligence looks certain to revolutionize medicine, but research from Google Cloud suggests it may be more challenging than many people …

Artificial Intelligence

3 new career categories being created by artificial intelligence

Information modelers, explainability strategists, and ethics compliance managers are all new job titles needed to manage AI.<p>Many view artificial …

Here is how to delete Facebook

Some of us have been on Facebook for more than a decade, but all good things come to an end. Over the past 18 months, Facebook has been in a downward spiral. The social network is in the eye of a controversy storm, with fake news, Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and misuse of …

The Incredible Ways John Deere Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Transform Farming

Pesticides are currently an essential ingredient of big agriculture in order to ensure we can continue to feed the ever-growing global population of our planet.<p>However, pesticides also carry inherent risks, such as the damage they can do to the environment and local ecosystems, and the hazards that …

Farming

Machine Learning with Python: Easy and robust method to fit nonlinear data

Easy and robust methodology for nonlinear data modeling using Python libraries, pipeline features, and regularization.<p>Nonlinear data modeling is a …

The Future Of Marketing Mix Optimization Is Here

Companies spent more than $1 trillion globally on marketing in 2017, by one estimate. This puts CMOs squarely in the crosshairs of CEOs, CFOs and corporate boards, who want to know where all this money is going and what they’re getting in return—“brands be damned.”<p>To respond to these pressures, a …

Data Warehousing

Gartner recognizes Microsoft as a leader in Analytics and BI platforms for 11 consecutive years | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Today we’re thrilled to announce that for the 11th consecutive year, Microsoft has been positioned as a leader in Gartner’s 2018 Magic Quadrant for …

Gartner Magic Quadrant: Who's Winning In The Data And Machine Learning Space

If you’re a buyer of technology stocks and solutions, you are most likely familiar with Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) and the power it holds in the space. The firm, founded in 1979 by Gideon Gartner, now has a market capitalization of $10B+ and it employs a team of 1,900+ analysts who glean insights …

Big Data

Bills implement 'football-based' analytics department: Here's what you need to know

Mar 01,2018<p>Most teams in the NFL have implemented some sort of analytics department in recent years to help their franchises but for the most part, the role that they play and what exactly they do has been kept under wraps.<p>Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott announced that the team overhauled their …

Football (U.S.)

You Need To Prepare Your Business For The Cognitive Age

It's not enough to simply apply algorithms. You need to create data driven business models.<p>In the early 1990s, established businesses were blindsided by the disruptive force of the Internet. Even those who invested heavily in IT infrastructure soon found that they had difficulty competing with …

The Father Of The Internet Sees His Invention Reflected Back Through A 'Black Mirror'

In 1984, two men were thinking a lot about the Internet. One of them invented it. The other is an artist who would see its impact on society with uncanny prescience.<p>First is the man often called "the father of the Internet," Vint Cerf. Between the early 1970s and early '80s, he led a team of …

Black Mirror

Why even a moth’s brain is smarter than an AI - MIT Technology Review

One of the curious features of the deep neural networks behind machine learning is that they are surprisingly different from the neural networks in …

Machine Learning

How 'slaughterbots' could become terrifying new form of warfare terrorists and governments could use to kill

Flying 'slaughterbots' that use facial recognition and are capable of carrying out mass killings seem like a terrifying plot from a science fiction …

Robots

Getting started with the RStudio IDE

For as long as I can remember, I've been toying with numbers. As an undergraduate student in the late 1970s, I began taking statistics courses, …

Facebook Discusses 4 Parts of their News Feed Algorithm by @martinibuster

Adam Mosseri, Head of News Feed at Facebook discusses how their algorithm chooses what news sources to promote and how they defend against being …

Experts fear US losing ground to China on AI

China’s public intention to become the world leader in the development of artificial intelligence has many in the United States questioning what the …

Artificial Intelligence

Post-graduate qualifications wanted for 45% of data scientist roles

How machine learning helps prevent online daters from getting scammed

The number of people looking for romance online is increasing, and so is the presence of scammers on dating sites and apps. Here's how machine …

Machine Learning

Neural Networks Are The New Apps

Google spent years building Shazam-style functionality into the Pixel’s operating system. It may be where smartphones are heading.<p>Shazam was the must-have app of the late aughts. It seemed to fulfill every promise of the post iPhone world: With the mere tap of the screen, you could beam information …

It’s time to evaluate how AI can improve your business

The digital world has been marching forward over the past 20 years, providing ever more efficient services to the public and businesses via the …

Artificial Intelligence

The Noob's Prelude to Hadoop: Part 1 - What is "Hadoop"???

The Road Ahead: What This Series Will Cover Any blog on Hadoop needs at least a brief introduction to the… by josiah-b

Big Data

OPINION: How cities can help in the creation of a data economy

This week, the global technology organisation that sets standards for the industry visited the SA technology community, writes Wesley Diphoko.

Open Data

An AI That Reads Privacy Policies So That You Don't Have To

You don't read privacy policies. And of course, that's because they're not actually written for you, or any of the other billions of people who click …

Machine learning mega-benchmark: GPU providers (part 2)

We had recently published a large-scale machine learning benchmark using word2vec, comparing several popular hardware providers and ML frameworks in …

Deep Learning