Matthew Carter

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The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

This column is by James Li, Product Intern at NewStoryCharity<p>It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has …

15 supposedly weird things Scottish people do that no-one else understands

<b>It may be bloody baltic up North but we’re a warm bunch of people with some pretty solid traditions. But some of the stuff that we class as normal</b> …

Hack This: Programming with the Twitter Firehose

How to automate your Twitter in less than 10 lines of code.<p>At some point I'll write one of these things about making a full-on Twitterbot, but you'll probably be able to get pretty far on your own with the Twitter API docs in hand. It helps that Twitter is simple, relatively speaking. Its …

Jokes You Didn't Know Were Indicators Of Mental Illness

Your sense of humor says a lot about you. For example, if you think comedy peaked with <i>Monty Python</i>, you're likely a huge nerd, or perhaps just old. …

Psychology

The Ultimate Way to Increase Motivation, According to Neuroscience

Igniting your passion is easier than you think.<p>Motivation is the key to success for many aspiring entrepreneurs.<p>It's one thing to enjoy the idea of something, but actually achieving your goals takes a reservoir of motivation. Whether you're an entrepreneur, small business owner, or someone looking …

15 Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Arriving This August

The end of summer is slowly approaching, but there’s no wrong time to do some lazy-day reading. Or, as the case may be, …

Books

Listen to her purr… how to train your cat

I am a few days into training my cat and things aren’t going too well. She has been sick all over the carpet and her blanket. My attempts at making her perform simple tasks are met with bafflement and tail flicking. The custom-made toys I have crafted for her are summarily ignored. At one point, …

Pets

A Guide to TF Layers: Building a Convolutional Neural Network

The TensorFlow layers module provides a high-level API that makes it easy to construct a neural network. It provides methods that facilitate the …

Beg! Sit! Fetch! How to successfully train your cat

Who on earth trains cats? Trained lions and tigers used to be a staple of circuses, until public opinion turned against them. But why would anyone want to train their pet cat, except to show off to their friends? There is, in fact, a serious purpose: training can improve not just your relationship …

9 Easy Ways to Boost Your Memory

You can’t find your keys. The name of your mailman is on the tip of your tongue. Here are surprising tricks that will help you remember stuff …