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The Best of AI: New Articles Published This Month (August 2018)

10 data articles handpicked by the Sicara team, just for youWelcome to the August edition of <b>our best and favorite articles in AI that were published</b> …

Machine Learning

How to manage multiple Python versions and virtual environments

Before we start, let’s briefly go over the terms used in the title:• <b>Multiple Python versions</b>: Different installations of Python on the same machine, …

Python Programming

Python Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.Sep 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,000 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (1% chance).<p>Topics in this …

Top 10

Introducing TensorFlow Hub: A Library for Reusable Machine Learning Modules in TensorFlow

<i>Posted by</i> <i>Josh Gordon</i><i>, Developer Advocate for TensorFlow</i><p>One of the things that’s so fundamental in software development that it’s easy to overlook is …

NLP's ImageNet moment has arrived

Big changes are underway in the world of Natural Language Processing (NLP).<p>The long reign of word vectors as NLP’s core representation technique has …

How to decode the secret language of birds

Learn to translate tweets.<p>A little bird once told me…well, a lot. That twittering song isn’t just the sound of relaxation, a sign of spring, or nature’s alarm clock. It’s a language that can convey valuable information to the trained ear—even when that ear belongs to a human.<p>With each real-world …

Birds

Judge orders Florida to provide Spanish-language ballots

A federal judge in Florida issued a ruling on Friday directing 32 county election officials to provide Spanish-language ballots, a move that could …

Spanish Language

Unfolding Naïve Bayes From Scratch!

Link to medium for this blog post : https://towardsdatascience.com/unfolding-na%C3%AFve-bayes-from-scratch-2e86dcae4b01<p>Naive Bayes is one of the most …

Data Science

NaNoWriMo Plot Point Scrivener Template

The Manuscript Shredder’s NaNoWriMo Plot Point calendar is now a Scrivener template.<p>The plot point calendar I complied last November that also became …

Writing

Language and cognition and evolang

Just back from vacation and here is a starter post on, of all things, Evolang (once again). Frans de Waal has written a short and useful piece …

Don't assume language or dialect is locked to a particular place

In an age of globalisation with unprecedented levels of mobility and communication, the world is often described as a “global village”. But this …

Dialects

Google Launches New AI-Based Project Navlekha, Targets Vernacular Audiences

<i>Rajan Anandan, VP, India and SEA Sales and Operations at Google. (Image credit: Google India/YouTube)</i>At their annual flagship conference Google For …

Artificial Intelligence

AI, ML, & Ubuntu: Everything you need to know

Carmine Rimi<p>AI and ML adoption in the enterprise is exploding from Silicon Valley to Wall Street. Ubuntu is becoming the premier platform for these …

Monkeys That Talks Like Human infants

There are various human social groups who are dedicated to taking care of the infants; parents, the older ones and in the quest to nurture the new …

Primates

Artificial General Intelligence Is Here, and Impala Is Its Name

By on August 21, 2018 at 1:01 pm<p>One of the most significant AI milestones in history was quietly ushered into being this summer. We speak of the …

Artificial Intelligence

Ready For A Linguistic Controversy? Say 'Mmhmm'

Pop quiz: What's a word you use a hundred times a day — that doesn't show up in the dictionary?<p>Give up? Mmhmm.<p>You got it! Mmhmm is a small word that's often used unconsciously. But it can actually tell us a lot about language, bias and the trans-Atlantic slave trade.<p>Once upon a time, English …

Dialects

Management AI: Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Natural Language Generation (NLG)

One of my biggest complaints about terminology in the industry is the claim that data from conversations is “unstructured data”. That is nonsense. After all, how do people communicate, either in voice or in a written language, if there was no structure that aids meaning? Syntax is the structure of …

Natural Language Processing

A beginner's guide to AI: Natural language processing

<i>Welcome to TNW’s beginner’s guide to AI. This (currently) four part feature should provide you with a very basic understanding of what AI is, what it can do, and how it works. The guide contains articles on (in order published) neural networks, computer vision, natural language processing, and</i> …

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

The BSification of everyday academic life

One of the most useful philosophy tracts written in the last 25 years is Harry Frankfurt’s <i>On Bullshit</i> (OB, here). OB makes an important distinction …

The Linguistics of 'YouTube Voice'

The attention-grabbing tricks that keep an audience watching, even when people are just talking at a camera<p>Hey guys! What’s up? It’s Julie. And today I want to talk about YouTube voice.<p>So the other day, I was watching this YouTube video from the PBS Idea Channel about whether Ron Weasley from <i>Harry</i> …

How to Create State and County Maps Easily in R

At the Urban Institute, we are always looking for ways to visualize data. Whether I’m looking for spatial trends or creating graphics for a report, I …

#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an AI expert

Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world; it's being integrated into various fields like healthcare, banking, transport, defense, education, …

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW

10 Agents Looking for Science Fiction — NOW<p>Here are ten literary agents seeking science fiction. All are from established literary agencies. Make …

Koko the Gorilla, Famous for Learning Sign Language, Has Died

Koko, arguably the world’s most famous gorilla, has died at the age of 46. Known for her ability to communicate through sign language, Koko forever …

New research debunks myths about multilingual students

Multilingual students, who speak a language or more than one language other than English at home, have improved in reading and math achievement …

Ubuntu 18.04 Deep Learning Environment Setup

Deep Learning on Ubuntu 18.04 isn’t officially supported since the CUDA Libraries aren’t officially supported by the OS yet.<p>However, if you still …

🚀 100 Times Faster Natural Language Processing in Python

How to take advantage of spaCy & a bit of Cython for blazing fast NLP<p>I also published a Jupyter notebook with the examples I describe in this …

New clues to language issues in kids with autism

Researchers have identified a link between a neurotransmitter imbalance and connectivity between regions of the brain that plays a role in social …

Decision Tree Modelling using R Online Training

Call a Course Advisor 1844 230 6362<p>Call a Course Advisor for discussing <b>Curriculum Details</b> 1844 230 6362<p>Your Name<p>R Programmer with proficiency is …