Erik Skibsted

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OpenCV Object Tracking

By onJuly 30, 2018 in Object Tracking, Tutorials<p>In last week’s blog post we got our feet wet by implementing a simple object tracking algorithm …

Python Programming

Learn Functional Python in 10 Minutes

In this article, you’ll learn what the functional paradigm is as well as how to use functional programming in Python. You’ll also learn about list …

Python Programming

Genetic Algorithm Implementation in Python

This tutorial will implement the genetic algorithm optimization technique in Python based on a simple example in which we are trying to maximize the …

Machine Learning

Mu, a new Python IDE for beginners

Mu is a very simple-to-use Python editor and IDE (integrated development environment) and this week, version 1.0 was released!New MuMu is designed to …


Top 20 Python AI and Machine Learning Open Source Projects

TensorFlow was originally developed by researchers and engineers working on the Google Brain Team within Google’s Machine Intelligence research …

Machine Learning

A Simple Machine Learning Algorithm to Differentiate Between an Apple and an Orange

(This article was originally published on the LiveEdu blog).<p>Machine learning (abbreviated as ML) is a field of computer science that endows …

Machine Learning

These Are the 50 Best Ab Exercises You Can Do

Strengthening your core will make you feel strong and confident, help you walk taller, and feel more badass (than you already are!). To really lean and chisel out your abs, add these abtastic moves to your routine. Yep, you'll definitely be sore tomorrow.

Slow Cooker Weeknight Dinner Recipes

If you hear 'slow cooker' and picture sad and flavorless meals, then do we have a surprise for you. Created with persnickety cooks in mind, these …

Is a master algorithm the solution to our machine learning problems?

Hassaan Ahmed Contributor<p>Hassaan Ahmed is co-founder of Intellisense Solutions.<p>Machine learning is not new. We have witnessed it since the 1990s, when Amazon introduced a new “recommended for you” section for its users to display more personalized results. When we search for something on Google, …

Machine Learning

No Fuss, No Muss: How to Oven-Fry Chicken Wings

There may be no more enticing sight in the world than a platter of freshly fried chicken wings. Straight out of college, I'd gladly tag along with my friends to watch football at bars, despite my profound disinterest in the sport, just because I knew I'd be able to order a pile of Buffalo wings. …


Try this spicy Moroccan carrot salad recipe for Meatless Monday

This salad may look rather simple, but Yotam Ottolenghi's spicy Moroccan carrot salad is packed with bright and robust flavors. Tender but crunchy carrots are combined with caramelized onion, garlic, chile, cloves, coriander, cinnamon, paprika, cumin, preserved lemon and fresh cilantro leaves. …


Banana and Chocolate Chip Upside Down Cake

117<p>11<p>I’m happy to be taking care of two things with this recipe. One is that about a week ago, I was late to the market, arriving near the end, when …


Banana Upside Down Cake

5K<p>2K<p>In the winter, we often turn to the tropics to get our fruit fixes. Bananas are the most popular fruit in America, and they’re quite popular …


The Holidays 🎄can mean leftover veggie platters & solution is a twist on the mason jar salad with bone broth = Mason Jar Bone Broth Soup! Just heat and eat at the office. Yes, I mean use the microwave 😱 ....... your getting 10x the radiation from your cellphone 📱peeps and all it does is cause water 💦 molecules to spin heating your food. #science

Naive Bayes: A Generative Model and Big Data Classifier

by Joseph Rickert<p>I found my way into data science and machine learning relatively late in my career. When I began reading papers on supervised …

Machine Learning

Online courses (in R, python, and data science) at Udemy for only $10 – until April 29th

<i>In order to get the discount, simply click choose a link below and when paying use the promo code:</i> <b>10APR303</b>Udemy is offering readers of R-bloggers …

The new R Graph Gallery

Once upon a time, there was the original R Graph Gallery, by Romain François. Sadly, it's been unavailable for several years. Now there's a new R …

Data Visualization

This Resume For Elon Musk Proves You Never Need to Use More Than One Page

If it works for him...<p>Let’s say you are Elon Musk, one of the most influential entrepreneurs in tech history whose career spans two decades of …

Papa John's CEO shares 3 productivity tricks he used to grow his pizza business into a $2 billion company

In 1976, at the age of 15, he got a job washing dishes at Rocky's, a pizza and sub joint in his hometown of Jeffersonville, Indiana.<p>"I hated doing that," he tells Business Insider. "I wanted to make pizza, but if you weren't one of the Fondrisi brothers, you didn't get to make pizza." Luckily, …

Market Capitalization

A Healthy Snack for the Junk Food Junkie!

Ok, chicadees, your loving prof has a confession to make.<p>Ready?<p>Here it is:<p>I am a junk. Food. Junkie.<p>Ask anyone who knows me.<p>I can't even buy snacks because I will eat them -- all of them -- in a single sitting. I just can't do it.<p>But I have some good news. The first step is realizing you have a …

The Only 10 Slides You Need in a Pitch


Jamie xx and Four Tet Share BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix

Jamie xx and Four Tet have teamed up for the latest edition of BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix series. It featured tracks from Jamie's new album <i>In Colour</i> ("Gosh", "Loud Places"), unreleased Four Tet collaborations with Champion and Designer, plus tracks from Kieran Hebden's Percussions alias, Rome …

75 Reasons Green Food Is the Best Food

Yes, we compiled 75 recipes in honor of our favorite color of food.<p><b>Sometimes, we just can't get enough green.</b> No, really. So we created this monster slideshow that celebrates our favorite color of food. Break out these recipes on St. Patrick's Day if you want to get really festive.


Why You Should Buy Organic Food for You and Your Family

There have been many studies concerning conventional vs. organic food and most of them have concluded that there is at least one good argument for …

Easy Breakfast Pizza to Kick Off the Weekend

Easy breakfast pizza you can make in minutes. How great is that?! Top with bacon, sausage, eggs, and ALL the cheese.<p>I have never been one to eat cold pizza. I just … can’t.<p>I want to preheat the oven and place my little leftover slices on the hot oven racks and let the crust return to its warm …


21 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Cuba

These changes will make it easier for Americans to travel to Cuba, and that's great news for Americans, because Cuba is full of gorgeous beaches, historic architecture, and incredible natural landscapes teeming with wildlife.



Use A 3-D Printer To Turn Your Smartphone Into A 1000X Microscope

Simple and powerful<p>The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has released printable files that will help turn your smartphone into a microscope of up to 1000X magnification. If you have access to an 3-D printer--which you may through your local library or community center--this is something you …