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How to harness predictive data at your business

The correct analysis of data can help businesses plan ahead – reducing waste, speeding up working and capitalising on peak demand.<p>Imagine if your company could see into the future. Consider the value of a crystal ball that could show you the number of customers that you will have on any given day; …

For AI, a real-world reality check

“When you have a diverse range of future technologists, they really care that technology is being used for the good of humanity.”<p>Fei-Fei Li Google & …

Text classification and feature union with DataFrameMapper in Python

A while ago, I submitted a Machine Learning exercise to predict fraudulent items based on several input features (among which: item description …

The data that transformed AI research—and possibly the world

In 2006, Fei-Fei Li started ruminating on an idea.<p>Li, a newly-minted computer science professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, saw her colleagues across academia and the AI industry hammering away at the same concept: a better algorithm would make better decisions, regardless of the …

Deep Learning

Experts Predict When Artificial Intelligence Will Exceed Human Performance - MIT Technology Review

Artificial intelligence is changing the world and doing it at breakneck speed. The promise is that intelligent machines will be able to do every task …

CodeCorrect finds solutions to common errors in your code

Today at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon, one hacker came up with a project that might have come in handy for all the other developers in the room. CodeCorrect was presented as a way to fix errors developers run into while they’re writing code.<p>The project was developed by Pat Needham, a solo …

My takeaways from a TDD debate between Cope & Uncle Bob

As a developer, there is a high chance that you had a debate on the value of TDD in building software, especially if you apply it!<p>I had a lot of …

Software Development

Seven Techniques for Data Dimensionality Reduction

<b>By Rosaria Silipo.</b><p>The recent explosion of data set size, in number of records and attributes, has triggered the development of a number of big data …

30 amazing applications of deep learning

Over the last few years Deep Learning was applied to hundreds of problems, ranging from computer vision to natural language processing. In many cases …

An agile approach to defining your product vision!

<b>‘What is your team working on?’</b><p>Of course, you’ve heard this question many times before and probably your answer will slightly differ from your …

Product Management

Exploring the Structure of High-Dimensional Data with HyperTools in Kaggle Kernels

The datasets we encounter as scientists, analysts, and data nerds are increasingly complex. Much of machine learning is focused on extracting meaning …

Data Science

4 Reasons Your Machine Learning Model is Wrong (and How to Fix It)

<b>By Bilal Mahmood, Bolt.</b><p>There are a number of machine learning models to choose from. We can use Linear Regression to predict a value, Logistic …

Intro to Pandas functionalities in Python

Over the past few months, I started working with Python, and specifically with the Numpy and Pandas libraries.<p>Consequently, I decided to write this …

Google’s AutoDraw uses machine learning to help you draw like a pro

Drawing isn’t for everyone. I, for one, am definitely not very good at it. But with AutoDraw, Google is launching a new experiment today that uses machine learning algorithms to match your doodles with professional drawings to make you look like you know what you’re doing.<p>You can use AutoDraw on …

Google's Dueling Neural Networks Spar to Get Smarter, No Humans Required

The day Richard Feynman died, the blackboard in his classroom read: "What I cannot create, I do not understand."<p>When Ian Goodfellow explains the …

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI - MIT Technology Review

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by …

Machine Learning

Text summarization with TensorFlow

Posted by Peter Liu and Xin Pan, Software Engineers, Google Brain Team Every day, people rely on a wide variety of sources to stay informed ...

TensorFlow

How DeepMind’s Memory Trick Helps AI Learn Faster - MIT Technology Review

Intelligent machines have humans in their sights. Deep-learning machines already have superhuman skills when it comes to tasks such as face …

Introduction to Spark with Python

<b>By Srini Kadamati, Data Scientist at</b> Dataquest.io.<p>After lots of ground-breaking work led by the UC Berkeley AMP Lab, Spark was developed to utilize …

Ubiquitous Computing

DeepMind's new algorithm adds 'memory' to AI

When DeepMind burst into prominent view in 2014 it taught its machine learning systems how to play Atari games. The system could learn to defeat the …

You can use this machine learning demo to roll Keanu Reeves’ (or anyone’s) eyes

Another day, another fun internet thing that uses neural networks for facial manipulation. This time it’s DeepWarp, a demo created by Yaroslav Ganin, Daniil Kononenko, Diana Sungatullina, and Victor Lempitsky, that uses deep architecture to move human eyeballs in a still image.<p>First spotted by</i> …

Machine Learning

The Most Popular Language For Machine Learning Is ...

What programming language should one learn to get a machine learning or data science job? That's the silver bullet question. It is debated in many …

A new Google tool actually lets you search videos for specific objects

Google's computer vision technology is now so good it's able to find specific objects within a video or group of videos.<p>During the company's Cloud …

Google confirms its acquisition of data science community Kaggle

Google today said it is acquiring Kaggle, an online service that hosts data science and machine learning competitions, confirming what sources told us when we reported the acquisition yesterday.<p>The company made the announcement at its Google Cloud Next conference this morning in San Francisco, …

Using technology to address gender bias in film

New research offers hard data on gender disparities in film. How might the characters we see on-screen affect the roles we play in society?<p>When they …

The rise of robotics and AI (infographic)

March 3, 2017<p>by<p>Tags:<p>Artificial intelligenceRoboticsVirtual Reality<p><b>No longer the domain of science fiction, robotics and artificial intelligence are</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Cross-Validation: Concept and Example in R

<b>What is Cross-Validation?</b><p>In Machine Learning, <b>Cross-validation</b> is a resampling method used for model evaluation to avoid testing a model on the same …

How tech giants are using AI to prevent self-harm and suicide

Mark Zuckerberg's 5,500-word manifesto for Facebook's future had a heavy focus on using artificial intelligence to automate the social network's …

Mental Health

Alphabet’s hate-fighting AI doesn’t understand hate yet

Yesterday, Google and its sister Alphabet company Jigsaw announced Perspective, a tool that uses machine learning to police the internet against hate speech. The company heralded the tech as a nascent but powerful weapon in combatting online vitriol, and opened the software so websites could use it …

Machine Learning