Daniel Kershaw

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Simulating Chutes & Ladders in Python | Pythonic Perambulations

This weekend I found myself in a particularly drawn-out game of Chutes and Ladders with my four-year-old. If you've not had the pleasure of playing …

Data Science

Morphology of travel routes and the organization of cities

Article |<p>Open | Published: 20 December 2017<p>Minjin Lee,<br>• Hugo Barbosa,<br>• Hyejin Youn ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-6190-4412,<br>• Petter Holme ORCID: …

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k-server, part 1: online learning and online algorithms

The -server problem is a classical and very attractive instance of online decision making. The decisions to be made in this problem are simple: given …

Set up TensorFlow with Docker + GPU in Minutes

Along with Jupyter and OpenCV<b>Docker is the best platform to easily install Tensorflow with a GPU</b>. This tutorial aims demonstrate this and test it on …

Machine Learning

Modelling sequences and temporal networks with dynamic community structures

Article |<p>Open | Published: 19 September 2017<p>Tiago P. Peixoto &<br>• Martin Rosvall<p><i>Nature Communications</i><b>volume 8</b>, Article number: 582 (2017) | Download …

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Quantifying patterns of research-interest evolution

Letter | Published: 20 March 2017<p>Tao Jia ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-2337-2857<br>• , Dashun Wang<br>• & Boleslaw K. Szymanski<p><i>Nature Human Behaviour</i> <b>volume 1</b>, …

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Preprocessing for Machine Learning with tf.Transform

Posted by Kester Tong, David Soergel, and Gus Katsiapis, Software Engineers<br>When applying machine learning to real world datasets, a lot of effort is …

Special cases of Shannon entropy

Given a random variable that takes on only finitely many values, we can define its Shannon entropy by the formulawith the convention that . (In some …

Yes, it makes sense to do design analysis (“power calculations”) after the data have been collected

This one has come up before but it’s worth a reminder.Stephen Senn is a thoughtful statistician and I generally agree with his advice but I think he …

Introduction to TensorFX

TensorFX is an end to end application framework to simplifies machine learning with TensorFlow - both training models and using them for prediction. …

The MIT Probabilistic Computing Project

9.S915: Introduction to Probabilistic Programming<p>Introduces probabilistic programming, a computational formulation of probability theory. Covers how …

Clustering Similar Stories Using LDA

There is more to a story than meets the eye, and some stories deserve to be presented from more than just one perspective. With Flipboard 4.0, we have released story roundups, a new feature that adds coverage from multiple sources to a story and provides you with a fuller picture of an event.<p>Here’s …

Data Science

Rupert Murdoch's £8bn bid to merge European TV assets

BSkyB reportedly preparing a €10bn (£8bn) deal to buy Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox<p>News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch is looking to merge his European television assets, according to reports.<p>BSkyB, the British pay-television business, is reportedly preparing a €10bn (£8bn) deal to …