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A space rock from another star is spotted in our solar system — a cosmic first

By Sarah Kaplan<p>Sarah Kaplan<p>Reporter for Speaking of Science<p>Email Bio Follow<p>For the first time, a space rock from another solar system has been spotted cruising through our corner of the universe.<p>The asteroid is about 400 meters across and moving at a clip of nearly 27 miles a second, according to …

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McKinsey's State Of Machine Learning And AI, 2017

• Tech giants including Baidu and Google spent between $20B to $30B on AI in 2016, with 90% of this spent on R&D and deployment, and 10% on AI acquisitions.<br>• Artificial Intelligence (AI) investment has turned into a race for patents and intellectual property (IP) among the world’s leading tech …

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How to build a robot that “sees” with $100 and TensorFlow

Object recognition is one of the most exciting areas in machine learning right now. Computers have been able to recognize objects like faces or cats …

The 10 Algorithms Machine Learning Engineers Need to Know

It is no doubt that the sub-field of machine learning / artificial intelligence has increasingly gained more popularity in the past couple of years. …

11 Important Model Evaluation Techniques Everyone Should Know

Is Your Organization Ready for Data Science?

Can data science benefit your organization? If so, is your organization ready to take advantage of it? “Data science” has been receiving a lot of …

Blind analysis: Hide results to seek the truth

More fields should, like particle physics, adopt blind analysis to thwart bias, urge Robert MacCoun and Saul Perlmutter.

Think Bayes: Bayesian Statistics Made Simple

(This article was first published on <b>Xi'an's Og » R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p><b>B</b>y some piece of luck, I came upon the book <i>Think Bayes:</i> …