Val Nedkov

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How to Automate Surveillance Easily with Deep Learning

This article is a quick tutorial for implementing a surveillance system using Object Detection based on Deep Learning. It also compares the …

Deep Learning

Explaining Black-Box Machine Learning Models - Code Part 1: tabular data + caret + iml

This is code that will encompany an article that will appear in a special edition of a German IT magazine. The article is about explaining black-box …

Machine Learning

The Boy Who Would Be King

By the time Michael Jackson died, his unparalleled fame and dark troubles had locked him into a fragile shell. With her interviews and notes from the early chapters of the pop king’s career, the author resurrects the innocent, ebullient, exploring youth as he confided his struggle to move beyond …

100 of the most powerful marketing words.

Marketing

Conducting project retros as customer journey maps – UX Collective

Retrospectives are to design processes as flight recorders are to aviation.<p>Here’s how<p>Here’s how we conducted a retro as a customer journey map:<p>1. Jog …

UX Design

Detecting Pikachu in videos using Tensorflow Object Detection

Deep inside the many functionalities and tools of TensorFlow, lies a component named <b>TensorFlow Object Detection API</b>. The purpose of this library, as …

Hallucinogenic Deep Reinforcement Learning Using Python and Keras

Teaching a machine to master car racing and fireball avoidance through “World Models”<p>If Artificial Intelligence is your thing, you need to check this …

Deep Learning

What Should You Send a VC Before Your Meeting?

One of the hardest things to know when you’re new to fund raising is what you’re supposed to send to an investor, when and will they keep your …

Kaggle Competition In 30 Minutes: Predict Home Credit Default Risk With R

We were very excited when Home Credit teamed up with Kaggle to host the Home Credit Default Risk Challenge. Default risk is a topic that impacts all …

Data Science

Deep Learning and Computer Vision: From Basic Implementation to Efficient Methods

Hey guys! This tutorial focuses on the implementation of computer vision algorithms and talks in depth about the nuances of models that are …

Deep Learning

Redesigning Siri and adding multitasking features to iOS

<i>After working on a</i> <i>redesign of Youtube</i> <i>and publishing my</i> <i>concept for macOS</i><i>, I decided I should take care of one of my most beloved platforms of all</i> …

UX Design

Try the Scratch 3.0 Beta today!

<b>By the MIT Scratch Team</b><p>Earlier this year, we announced our plans for Scratch 3.0 — the next generation of Scratch. Today, we are very excited to …

Webinars

A Beginner's Guide to Deep Reinforcement Learning

<i>When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to act in accordance with what is most probable. - Descartes</i><p>Contents<p>While neural …

Machine Learning

Pitch Deck Template: Exactly What To Include

What exactly do startup entrepreneurs need to include in a pitch deck that leads to a successful fundraising round?<p>Throwing together a dozen slides with a couple of bullet points in exchange for landing millions of dollars in startup capital may not sound that challenging. Yet, with thousands of …

Investing

What to Eat and Do, Where to Stay in Lisbon and Portugal

Someone once told me to pay attention when I kept hearing about a destination from multiple people. Over the last year, that destination has been …

European Travel

How to train neural network on browser

Whether you are new to deep learning or a seasoned veteran, setting up an environment for training a neural network can be painful sometimes. Would …

Deep Learning

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

How We Used Redux on Backend and Got Offline-First Mobile App as a Result

Today I want to share with you our experience of building offline-first React-Native application, using Redux-like approach on our NodeJS backend …

JavaScript

RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

Microservices

Why Did the Dutch Give Up Manhattan for Nutmeg? – Member Feature Stories – Medium

There’s an old song by They Might Be Giants (originally by Canada’s The Four Lads, in 1953) that goes:<p>Even old New York was once New Amsterdam<br>Why …

Spices

Get $69 Flights to Paris and London in This Airline's Sale

Flights to Europe have been dirt cheap this summer. A handful of airlines offering ridiculously low prices, keep driving the cost down. Primera Air, …

Air Travel

Pret a Porto: Portugal’s second city is ready for the limelight

Something odd is happening in Porto’s most famous bookshop. We arrive in the middle of the morning, after a leisurely breakfast of coffee and custard-filled pastéis de nata. The queue to get inside runs around the next block. At the ticket office, where access to the bookshop can be achieved by …

European Travel

What is Human-in-the-Loop for Machine Learning?

Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid; humans are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant; together they are powerful beyond …

Machine Learning

Everything There Is To Know About Pricing Strategies For Your Mobile App

To say the app industry is booming would be an understatement.<p>Millions of apps already live in the Apple App Store and Google Play store, and …

App Store

Expose vs publish: Docker port commands explained simply

The Dockerfile instruction EXPOSE, the Docker run options -p and -P, and Docker Compose expose and ports all specify how to connect Docker containers …

DevOps

Natural Language Processing is Fun!

How computers understand Human Language<p>Computers are great at working with structured data like spreadsheets and database tables. But us humans …

Natural Language Processing

How to get started debugging TensorFlow

Photo by Matthew Kane on Unsplash — https://unsplash.com/photos/5brvJbR1Pn8Table of Contents• What this is about<br>• The reference code base<br>• 1. Fetch and …

Machine Learning