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Brain-aching list of counterintuitive probability riddles

In 2017, Leila asked Stack Exchange for suggestions for counterintuitive probability riddles for a course on probability; the assembled list is a …

Mathematics

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.May 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,400 Machine Learning articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.7% …

10 Promising AI Applications in Health Care

There’s a lot of excitement right now about how artificial intelligence (AI) is going to change health care. And many AI technologies are cropping up to help people streamline administrative and clinical health care processes. According to venture capital firm Rock Health, 121 health AI and machine …

Artificial Intelligence

A Gentle Introduction to Normality Tests in Python

An important decision point when working with a sample of data is whether to use parametric or nonparametric statistical methods.Parametric …

An Explanation of the Kalman Filter

In the past 3 months I've been trying to understand the Kalman Filter. I have tried to implement it, I have watched youtube tutorials, and read some …

'I'm Sorry' Can Undermine Your Career. Here's What to Say Instead

When "I'm sorry" becomes overused, it gets tuned out -- and so do you.<p>We all make mistakes. From minor ones like mispronouncing someone's name (which, depending on the person, could be a big deal) to major ones like making an expensive misguided hire, every single one of us can remember the …

An Introduction to Greta

(This article was first published on <b> R Views</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)I was surprised by greta. I had assumed that the tensorflow and …

Running Keras models on iOS with CoreML

In last week’s blog post, you learned how to train a Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) with Keras.Today, we’re going to take this trained Keras …

Time Series Deep Learning: Forecasting Sunspots With Keras Stateful LSTM In R

(This article was first published on <b> business-science.io - Articles</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<b>Time series prediction (forecasting) has</b> …

Is AI Riding a One-Trick Pony? - MIT Technology Review

I’m standing in what is soon to be the center of the world, or is perhaps just a very large room on the seventh floor of a gleaming tower in downtown …

Mosaic: processing a trillion-edge graph on a single machine

Mosaic: Processing a trillion-edge graph on a single machine Maass et al., <i>EuroSys’17</i>Unless your graph is bigger than Facebook’s, you can process it …

Google DeepMind is shifting its focus from board games to scientific breakthroughs

The research company announced over the weekend that one of its most celebrated research teams will stop focusing on board games and instead start putting their efforts into developing general algorithms that scientists can use to help solve real world problems.<p>These include:<p><b>finding new cures for</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Fermat's Library | On Being Smart annotated/explained version.

On Being Smart<p>∗<p>Nabil H. Mustafa<p>What is the crucial quality important for succeeding in graduate school? I will provide a few<p>examples that suggest …

Big Data: Moving From Technology to Business Value Delivery

Absolutely nobody disputes the potential value of big data. It provides an economic way to ask new analytics questions that we were never able to ask …

J.P.Morgan’s massive guide to machine learning and big data jobs in finance

So you want to work in machine learning and big data in finance? In 2017, J.P. Morgan issued a huge new report on that.

Machine Learning

Baidu’s new text-to-speech system can master hundreds of accents

And it can do it with just half an hour of audio training<p>There is a renaissance happening in the world of artificial intelligence. Using deep learning, researchers are producing systems that can recognize objects, understand spoken language, and even simulate the human voice. The quality of these …

A Simple Prime Number Problem Mathematicians Cannot Prove

Let's talk about Goldbach's conjecture.<p>The best kinds of ideas about numbers are easy to understand but devilish to actually prove. We saw that in the YouTube channel Numberphile's video about the Collatz conjecture. Now that channel and the same professor are back to talk about Goldbach's …

Mathematics

This app uses artificial intelligence to turn design mockups into source code

While traditionally it has been the task of front-end developers to transform the work of designers from raw graphical user interface mockups to actual source code, this trend might soon be a thing of the past – courtesy of artificial intelligence.<p>Copenhagen-based startup UIzard Technologies has …

Google made a site that shows how millions of people draw the same object

Back in November, Google released artificial intelligence experiment that asks you to draw a random object and see if the neural network can identify your doodle. Quick, Draw! was eventually turned into a tool that transformed drawings into clip art based on the best results it got, helping people …

Pit.ai puts a financial twist on reinforcement learning to outperform hedge funds

Despite mystery and intrigue, the reality is that most hedge funds don’t make money. This hasn’t stopped a growing list of startups from trying their hands at employing machine learning to tip the scales in their favor. But Pit.ai, a new machine learning-powered hedge fund, adopted into the YC W17 …

113 enterprise AI companies you should know

Enterprise companies comprise a $3.4 trillion market worldwide of which an increasingly larger share is being allocated to artificial intelligence technologies.<p>By our definition, “enterprise” technology companies create tools for workplace roles and functions that a large number of businesses use. …

McKinsey: AI, jobs, and workforce automation

Machine intelligence will have a profound impact on business and jobs. Learn how artificial intelligence and machine learning will affect your …

Deep Learning for Program Synthesis

April 21, 2017 | By Microsoft blog editor<p><i>By Rishabh Singh, Jacob Devlin, Abdelrahman Mohamed, and</i> <i>Pushmeet Kohli, Microsoft Research</i><p>Despite the many …

The Great AI Recruitment War: Amazon Is On Top, And Apple Is Almost Nowhere To Be Seen

When Matt Zeiler finished his PhD in machine learning from New York University in 2013, the tech giants came scrambling.<p>While he was graduating, the young artificial intelligence researcher won the ImageNet competition, which pits teams against each other for who can get the best image recognition. …

Artificial Intelligence

Try Deep Learning in Python now with a fully pre-configured VM

<i>New VM image — updated March 2018!</i><p>I love to write about face recognition, image recognition and all the other cool things you can build with machine …

AI Wields the Power to Make Flying Safer—and Maybe Even Pleasant

On the map of buzz-worthy tech, artificial intelligence sprawls over a particularly expansive terrain: from digital home assistants to self-driving …

Artificial Intelligence

Random-ized Forest: A new class of Ensemble algorithms

120 Machine Learning Business Ideas From the Latest McKinsey Report

12 sectors where automation will take over in the shortThe post 120 Machine Learning Business Ideas From the Latest McKinsey Report appeared first on …

An Introductory Recommender Systems Tutorial

A Recommender System predicts the likelihood that a user would prefer an item. Based on previous user interaction with the data source that the …

Data Science

'Black box' technique may lead to more powerful AI

It's not easy to train a neural network. Even if they're not difficult to implement, it can take hours to get them ready no matter how much computing power you can use. OpenAI researchers may have a better solution: forgetting many of the usual rules. They've developed an evolution strategy (no, it …