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Guide: Why Etch a PCB When You Can Mill?

I recall the point I started taking electronics seriously, although excited, a sense of dread followed upon the thought of facing the two main …

Woodworking

Exploring Recurrent Neural Networks

We explore recurrent neural networks, starting with the basics, using a motivating weather modeling problem, and implement and train an RNN in …

Deep Learning

The future of farming is in the cloud

For many farmers and those in the agricultural sector, much of their livelihood involves giving up control to the forces of nature: The seasons, the …

Sound Classification with TensorFlow

The post Sound Classification with TensorFlow appeared first on IoT For AllIntroduction There are many different projects and services for human …

TensorFlow

30-minute Python Web Scraper

I’ve been meaning to create a web scraper using Python and Selenium for a while now, but never gotten around to it. A few nights ago, I decided to …

Web Development

100 data science interns to tackle Cape Town water shortages

Johannesburg - One hundred interns from South Africa’s first data science academy in Cape Town will tackle "real world problems" - the first, the …

Cape Town

How to Write the Perfect Data Scientist Resume

As data scientists, we often obsess over numbers and conversion rates… and that’s a good thing! A job search is just a numbers game with plenty of …

Employment

How to Implement a Hybrid Architecture for Open Source Geographic Information Systems

More data is being generated than ever before, and much of it is location-based. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), from connected sensor …

DevOps

An Introduction to Spatial Econometrics in R

4 Spatial Econometrics in R<p>When dealing with space one must bear in mind Tobler’s first law of geography “Everything is related to everything else, …

Geospatial analysis in R

• Exercises<br>• Exercise 01 -- Getting R and RStudio<br>• Exercise 02 -- Univariate plots<br>• Exercise 03 -- Bivariate plots and descriptive statistics<br>• Exercise 04 -- …

Data Science

Cover Crop: A Definition

A cover crop is a crop of a specific plant that is grown primarily for the benefit of the soil rather than the crop yield. Cover crops are commonly …

Farming

How to Add User Authentication in Django Framework

Django has a user authentication system which handles a wide range functions from user accounts and cookie-based user sessions to groups and …

Python Programming

Google and ProPublica launch machine learning tool to track hate crime in America

Documenting hate crimes in America has long presented a challenge to researchers, journalists, and social scientists. Record keeping in this area has been patchy at best, with data either woefully incomplete or non-existent.<p>Yet, it’s never been more important that we understand them, especially …

Machine Learning
Machine Learning

Machine learning in bioinformatics | Briefings in Bioinformatics

This article reviews machine learning methods for bioinformatics. It presents modelling methods, such as supervised classification, clustering and …

Machine Learning

Number plate detection with Supervisely and Tensorflow (Part 1)

Deep learning is widely used nowadays. There are a lot of interesting applications of neural networks in computer vision tasks. This tutorial will …

Deep Learning

Zillow: Machine learning and data disrupt real estate

Learn how big data and the Zillow Zestimate changed and disrupted real estate. It's an important case study on the power of machine learning models …

Real Estate

Discover why Python is an essential programming language

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Deep Learning

The Next Frontier Of B2B Sales Is Predictive Analytics

You don’t need to be a certified data scientist to see that data is playing a critical role in transforming businesses across every industry and niche in 2017. But beneath all this growth you can definitely find one particular concept: predictive analytics.<p>When you look at predictive analytics, …

Data Warehousing

Basic tips on setting up an affiliate site with Wordpress

Affiliate marketing is promoting someone else’s products and earning a commission on sale. In some occasions you might be rewarded on just providing …

Google Analytics

One Shot Learning with Siamese Networks in PyTorch

This is Part 1 of a two part article. You can read part 2 here<p>Deep neural networks are the go to algorithm when it comes to image classification. …

Deep Learning

Understanding Support Vector Machine via Examples

In the previous post on Support Vector Machines (SVM), we looked at the mathematical details of the algorithm. In this post, I will be discussing the …

Machine Learning

This startup is building AI to bet on soccer games

Listen to Andreas Koukorinis, founder of UK sports betting company Stratagem, and you’d be forgiven for thinking that soccer games are some of the most predictable events on Earth. “They’re short duration, repeatable, with fixed rules,” Koukorinis tells <i>The Verge</i>. “So if you observe 100,000 games, …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Inspire a Group of People to Do the Impossible | Inc.com

It was Andrew Carnegie who said, "Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision, the ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results."<p>When you want to motivate people to do amazing …

Motivation

NVIDIA vs. Alphabet in the World of AI Technology

Google is ramping up its own AI chip.<p><b>NVIDIA</b> (NASDAQ:NVDA) and <b>Alphabet</b> (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) have turned out to be the unlikeliest of rivals in …

Google Cloud Platform

Quick Tip: Speed up your Python data processing scripts with Process Pools

Get a 4x speed-up with 3 lines of code!<p>Python is a great programming language for crunching data and automating repetitive tasks. Got a few gigs of …

Python Programming

You Can Get A Data Analytics Job Without A Masters In Data Science

A lot of people reach out to me. They needs jobs. But they’re asking about school.<p>Education is a pathway to employment, understanding and enjoyment. Still, there’s a time to leave school behind and live your life.<p>When people come asking for career advice, I always encourage them to define goals and …

Employment