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'Rogue' Algorithm Blamed for Historic Crash of the British Pound

The British pound suffered a “flash crash” earlier this morning in which it plummeted six percent against the US dollar within a matter of minutes. …

Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

The world is quietly being reshaped by machine learning. We no longer need to teach computers how to perform complex tasks like image recognition or text translation: instead, we build systems that let them learn how to do it themselves.<p>“It’s not magic,” says Greg Corrado, a senior research …

Machine Learning

Do You Need Big Data or Smart Data? Part 1

<b>By Jacob Joseph, CleverTap</b>.<p><b>Big Data</b> is the buzzword of our current times. A majority of the firms either use or wish to use Big Data on their …

How We Trained an Algorithm to Predict What Makes a Beautiful Photo

<i>EyeEm’s Head of R&D</i> <i>Appu Shaji</i> <i>explains how his team developed a deep learning technology that understands aesthetic taste and applies it to your</i> …

Facebook tweaks news feed algorithm to boost serious, longform journalism.

Ever hear anyone complain that their Facebook feed is too cluttered with in-depth, nuanced stories that take time to read and digest?<p>Will Oremus is</b> …

Tree Kernels: Quantifying Similarity Among Tree-Structured Data

Google’s AI just cracked the game that supposedly no computer could beat

Computers have slowly started to encroach on activities we previously believed only the brilliantly sophisticated human brain could handle. IBM’s Deep Blue supercomputer beat Grand Master Garry Kasparov at chess in 1997, and in 2011 IBM’s Watson beat former human winners at the quiz game <i>Jeopardy.</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Test your Super Bowl picks with this new machine-learning prediction tool

There's been no end in sight to the advance of machine learning into the world of enterprise software, but this week a new online tool debuted for the purpose of sheer fun: predicting the winner of the Super Bowl.<p>Built on WSO2's open-source Machine Learner technology for predictive data analysis, …

Yahoo has just made a massive 13.5TB machine learning dataset available

Yahoo has just handed over what it claims is the world’s largest-ever machine learning dataset to the academic research community through its ongoing …

Machine Learning

The 37 Best Tools For Data Visualization

It's often said that data is the new world currency, and the web is the exchange bureau through which it's traded. As consumers, we're positively …

Data Visualization