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The data science life: Intuit's Ashok Srivastava on AI, machine learning, and diversity of thought

Intuit's chief data officer Ashok Srivastava explains where AI and machine learning overlap, managing data science teams and why he looks to hire …

Machine Learning

The new era of the Multi-Model Database

Increasingly, customers are demanding that their databases take on multiple chores. Emergence of multi-model databases providing developers multiple …

Databases

Introducing TensorFlow Probability

<i>Posted by: Josh Dillon, Software Engineer;</i> <i>Mike Shwe</i><i>, Product Manager; and</i> <i>Dustin Tran</i><i>, Research Scientist — on behalf of the TensorFlow Probability</i> …

This Is Why Our Universe Didn't Collapse Into A Black Hole

The Big Bang is one of the most counterintuitive ideas out there. If you think about taking all the matter and energy in the Universe, and starting it off in a tiny region of space, doesn’t it seem rather unlikely that it would expand at the exact rate needed to give us the Universe we see today? …

Physics

MORGAN STANLEY: Enterprise software companies like Salesforce and Workday could double in value by 2020

Cloud-based software companies like Salesforce and Workday could see their values double in the next four years thanks to unique opportunities among this breed of tech companies to boost profit margins, according to the Morgan Stanley report published on Tuesday.<p>Analysts at Morgan Stanley wrote …

Morgan Stanley

Image classification with Keras and deep learning

The Christmas season holds a special place in my heart.Not because I’m particularly religious or spiritual. Not because I enjoy cold weather. And …

Deep Learning

Introduction To Neural Networks Part 2 - A Worked Example

<i>This tutorial was originally posted here on Ben's blog, GormAnalysis.</i>The purpose of this article is to hold your hand through the process of …

Deep Learning

Real-time machine learning with TensorFlow, Kafka, and MemSQL

TensorFlow has emerged as one of the leading machine learning libraries, and when combined with an operational database, it provides the foundation …

Machine Learning

Feature Engineering for Deep Learning

Feature engineering and feature extraction are key — and time-consuming — parts of the machine learning workflow. They are about transforming …

How Bayesian Networks Are Superior in Understanding Effects of Variables

Bayes Nets have remarkable properties that make them better than many traditional methods in determining variables’ effects. This article explains …

Data Science

Testing and Machine Learning, Part 1

I’ve talked before about the intersection of testing and AI as well as provided a series of posts, using a Pac-Man clone to further introduce testers …

Machine Learning

What is an artificial neural network? Here’s everything you need to know

If you’ve spent any time reading about artificial intelligence, you’ll almost certainly have heard about artificial neural networks. But what exactly …

Deep Learning

🔥 Latest Deep Learning OCR with Keras and Supervisely in 15 minutes

Hello world. This tutorial is a gentle introduction to building modern text recognition system using deep learning in 15 minutes. It will teach you …

AI is worth learning and not too tricky – if you can get your head around key frameworks

<b>M³</b> Starting with: TensorFlowThe hype around AI promises interesting work and fat paychecks, so no wonder everyone wants in. But the scarcity in …

Machine Learning

How to Spot a Machine Learning Opportunity, Even If You Aren’t a Data Scientist

Artificial intelligence is no longer just a niche subfield of computer science. Tech giants have been using AI for years: Machine learning algorithms power Amazon product recommendations, Google Maps, and the content that Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter display in social media feeds. But William …

Introduction to Numpy -1 : An absolute beginners guide to Machine Learning and Data science.

Lets get started quickly. Numpy is a math library for python. It enables us to do computation efficiently and effectively. It is better than regular …

Using better CLIs

For people who spend half of their lives in a terminal user experience and functionality is highly important. Making you a happier person.<p>Here are …

Taking antibiotics for full 7 to 14 days can actually harm you

A growing body of research finds that telling patients to finish a full course of antibiotics even if they’re already feeling better not only fails …

Qualcomm opens its mobile chip deep learning framework to all

Mobile chip maker Qualcomm wants to enable deep learning-based software development on all kinds of devices, which is why it created the Neural Processing Engine (NPE) for its Snapdragon-series mobile processors. The NPE software development kit is now available to all via the Qualcomm Developer …

Mobile

The data that transformed AI research—and possibly the world

In 2006, Fei-Fei Li started ruminating on an idea.<p>Li, a newly-minted computer science professor at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, saw her colleagues across academia and the AI industry hammering away at the same concept: a better algorithm would make better decisions, regardless of the …

Deep Learning

Data science simplified: A breakdown of its key principles and processes

In 2006, UK mathematician and Tesco Clubcard architect Clive Humbly coined the phrase “Data is the new oil.” He said the following:<p>“Data is the new …

Being more comfortable around strangers could come down to a simple mental shift

In its video and accompanying article, the educational company The School of Life presents a new way of thinking about shyness — suggesting that it results when we exaggerate our differences from others.<p>Our brains are wired to notice and exaggerate our differences<p>Research from psychology lends …

Facets: An Open Source Visualization Tool for Machine Learning Training Data

Posted by James Wexler, Senior Software Engineer, Google Big Picture Team<i><br>(Cross-posted on the Google Open Source Blog)</i><br>Getting the best results out of …

Machine Learning

The most valuable cloud computing certifications today

If one thing is certain in IT, it’s never too late to cash in on the cloud. As the cloud becomes more critical to IT and the business at large, …

Employment

Cheat Sheets for AI, Neural Networks, Machine Learning, Deep Learning & Big Data

The Most Complete List of Best AI Cheat Sheets<p>Over the past few months, I have been collecting AI cheat sheets. From time to time I share them with …

Machine Learning

Implementing Decision Trees using Scikit-Learn

What is Scikit-Learn?<p>Scikit-Learn is a popular library for Machine Learning in python programming language. If you want to test your knowledge with …

Major finding in human anatomy has implications for many brain diseases, including Alzheimer’s

<b>By David Kohn</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i><p>Kari Alitalo had studied lymphatic vessels for more than two decades. So he knew that this network, which carries …

This computer language is teaching kids to code

When Zuckerberg entered the room, many of the young students had a hard time pulling themselves away from their projects, even to gawk at one of the world's richest men. Facebook's founder instead came to them.<p>"What are you making?" he'd ask. And they would proudly say, "A game!" or whatever it …

Now Artificial Intelligence Is Inventing Sounds That Have Never Been Heard Before

AI's greatest hits.<p>As well as beating us at board games, driving cars, and spotting cancer, artificial intelligence is now generating brand new …

Artificial Intelligence

A Free Course on Machine Learning & Data Science from Caltech

Right now, Machine Learning and Data Science are two hot topics, the subject of many courses being offered at universities today. Above, you can …

Machine Learning