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4 Steps for Learning Deep Learning

A handy list of resources to help you become a deep learning expert<p>Firstly, if you need some basic information or convincing on why Deep Learning is …

Ten Simple Rules for Effective Statistical Practice

<b>Citation:</b> Kass RE, Caffo BS, Davidian M, Meng X-L, Yu B, Reid N (2016) Ten Simple Rules for Effective Statistical Practice. PLoS Comput Biol 12(6): …

A Concise History of Neural Networks

“From the barren landscapes inside our personal devices come furtive anthems hummed by those digital servants who will one day be our overlords"<p>A.I. …

Analyze Your Experiment with a Multilevel Logistic Regression using PyMC3​

<i>Note: In this post, I assume some familiarity with PyMC. If you need to get up to speed in a hurry and you’re familiar with linear regression, go</i> …

Topic Modeling in R

As a part of Twitter Data Analysis, So far I have completed Movie review using R& Document Classification using R<b>.</b> Today we will be dealing with …

Natural Language Processing

Layman’s Intro to #AI and Neural Networks

Simply put, any algorithm that has the ability to learn on its own, given a set of data, without having to program the rules of the domain …

Mathematical foundation for Noise, Bias and Variance in #NeuralNetworks

Neural Nets are quite powerful models in machine learning which are used for learning the behavior of high dimensional data. Typically, data is not …

Approaching fairness in machine learning

As machine learning increasingly affects domains protected by anti-discrimination law, there is much interest in the problem of algorithmically …

Sampling bias: how a machine-learning beauty contest awarded nearly all prizes to whites

If you've read Cathy O'Neil's Weapons of Math Destruction (you should, right NOW), then you know that machine learning can be a way to apply a …

What We Learned Analyzing Hundreds of Data Science Interviews

What We Learned Analyzing Hundreds of Data Science Interviews

Data Science

TensorFlow in the (Art) Classroom

TensorFlow is a great way for students to get hands on with machine learning, but provisioning, managing and tracking instances can be cumbersome and …

The 'Google Brain' is a real thing but very few people have seen it

(Google's cloud chief Diane GreenBusiness Insider/Okta)<br>The entire tech industry is racing to build artificial intelligence and machine learning …

Apple pushes its AI expert hiring spree into overdrive

Don’t tell Tim Cook, but the perception of Apple is that it’s been lagging behind other tech companies like Google and Facebook when it comes to cutting-edge artificial intelligence research.<p>Things are unlikely to stay that way for long, however, since Apple is currently in the midst of a massive …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence: Are we facing a future of robots running wild?

A typical nightmare scenario goes something like this: Robots first replace autoworkers on the assembly line. Then they move into white-collar jobs, …

Artificial Intelligence

Is Artificial Intelligence Permanently Inscrutable? - Issue 40: Learning

Dmitry Malioutov can’t say much about what he built.As a research scientist at IBM, Malioutov spends part of his time building machine learning …

Machine Learning

How algorithms rule our working lives

A few years ago, a young man named Kyle Behm took a leave from his studies at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He was suffering from bipolar disorder and needed time to get treatment. A year and a half later, Kyle was healthy enough to return to his studies at a different university. …

Middle School

The Care and Feeding of Machine Learning

Carbon Black attacks malware from every angle: behavioral, static, human, machine, and combines this with the collective intelligence provided by our …

Machine Learning

Multidimensional clustering with web analytics data

<b>Speaker of the [R] Kenntnis-Tage 2016: Alexander Kruse | etracker GmbH</b>Alexander Kruse works as a data analyst at etracker, a leading provider of …

Web Analytics

Hack This: How to Consult Google's Machine Learning Oracle

Artificial intelligence for the masses.<p>Machine learning and its artificial intelligence parent are probably most often regarded by regular-ass people as kind of opaque and esoteric subjects. Or even just tech buzzwords, which is a shame because it doesn't have to be like that. These things are just …

Computer Science PhD Studentship in Machine Learning and Optimisation

Location: Streatham Campus, University of Exeter, EX4 4QJ<p>Primary Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Fieldsend …

A Derivation of Backpropagation in Matrix Form

Backpropagation is an algorithm used to train neural networks, used along with an optimization routine such as gradient descent. Gradient descent …

Deep Learning

How to teach logic to your #NeuralNetworks ?

Logic gates are the fundamental building blocks of electronics. They pretty much make up the complex architecture of all computing systems today. …

Emergence of the Artificial Neural Networks among other Models

Among all models of AI systems, Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs for short) is gaining prominence in learning and codifying complex behaviors. ANNs …

A Statistical View of Deep Learning

Over the past 6 months, I've taken to writing a series of posts (one each month) on a statistical view of deep learning with two principal …

Wide & Deep Learning: Better Together with TensorFlow

Posted by Heng-Tze Cheng, Senior Software Engineer, Google Research The human brain is a sophisticated learning machine, forming rules by ...

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The head of Google’s Brain team is more worried about the lack of diversity in artificial intelligence than an AI apocalypse

Lack of diversity is more than a public relations issue, people.<p>As some would have it, robots are poised to take over the world in about 3 ... 2 ... 1 ...<p>But one machine-learning expert — who is, after all, in a position to know — thinks that’s not the biggest issue facing artificial intelligence. …

Putting a computer in your brain is no longer science fiction

VENICE BEACH, Calif. — Like many in Silicon Valley, technology entrepreneur Bryan Johnson sees a future in which intelligent machines can do things like drive cars on their own and anticipate our needs before we ask.<p>What’s uncommon is how Johnson wants to respond: find a way to supercharge the …

Singularity