Kenneth MacKinnon

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The Seamstress Irish Coffee Recipe

The Story Behind The Seamstress Irish Coffee<p>“Don’t overthink the coffee,” Pam Wiznitzer says, floating a layer of hand-whipped cream atop two …

Sewing

A Day in the Life of an AI Developer

This is the narrative of a typical AI Sunday, where I decided to look at building a sequence to sequence (seq2seq) model based chatbot using some …

Deep Learning

Competing On AI: The New 'New Science Of Winning'

Data is eating the world, one buzzword at a time.<p>In 2017, <i>The Economist</i> declared in “Data is Giving Rise to a New Economy”: “Data are to this century what oil was to the last one—a driver of growth and change.” And IDC estimated that by 2025 we will create 163 trillion gigabytes of data, ten times …

Big Data

Advanced Algorithms: A Free Course from Harvard University

From Harvard professor Jelani Nelson comes "Advanced Algorithms," a course intended for graduate students and advanced undergraduate students. All 25 …

Banks are looking to use artificial intelligence in almost every part of their business: Here's how it can boost profits

LONDON — Banks are getting excited about the potential of artificial intelligence in finance, with hopes that AI could both cut costs and boost revenues.<p>Artificial intelligence has advanced in recent years and financial services companies are now looking at its potential applications in both …

Artificial Intelligence

Algorithms for Big Data: A Free Course from Harvard

From Harvard professor Jelani Nelson comes "Algorithms for Big Data," a course intended for graduate students and advanced undergraduate students. …

15 Trending Data Science GitHub Repositories you can not miss in 2017

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Data journalism’s AI opportunity: the 3 different types of machine learning & how they have already been used

This week I’m rounding off the first semester of classes on the new MA in Data Journalism with a session on <b>artificial intelligence</b> (AI) and machine …

Top Data Science and Machine Learning Methods Used in 2017

The most used methods are Regression, Clustering, Visualization, Decision Trees/Rules, and Random Forests; Deep Learning is used by only 20% of …

Machine Learning

Forget The Hype: What Every Business Leader Needs To Know About Artificial Intelligence Now

By: Davia Temin, Bruce Molloy, Jayanth Kolla<p>“<i>Just as 100 years ago electricity transformed industry after industry, AI will now do the same.”</i> – Andrew Ng, Coursera Founder, former Baidu Chief Scientist, AI Pioneer<p><b>Artificial Intelligence</b> – it’s on the lips of the leaders, and on the 2018 agendas of …

Amazon unveils $250 AI camera and machine learning tools for businesses

Off-the-shelf artificial intelligence services to take on Google<p>Amazon wants companies to take advantage of artificial intelligence — and, more importantly, it wants to sell them the tools to do so.<p>Today, the online retailer’s business subsidiary, Amazon Web Services (AWS), unveiled a suite of new …

An Easy Guide to build new TensorFlow Datasets and Estimator with Keras Model

TensorFlow r1.4 was release not long ago late October.<p>If you haven’t updated yet,<p>Some changes worth notice,<p><b>Keras</b> is now part of the core TensorFlow …

Deep Learning

Using Machine Learning to Predict the Weather: Part 2

This article is a continuation of the prior article in a three part series on using Machine Learning in Python to predict weather temperatures for …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

Regardless of where you stand on the matter of Data Science sexiness, it’s simply impossible to ignore the continuing importance of data, and our …

This artificial intelligence may start tracking you soon

It’s already 1984 in China.<p>For the last year, the people of Hangzhou, China – a city of more than nine million – have had every moment of their lives tracked.<p>“City Brain,” an artificial intelligence system that interlinks with a city’s infrastructure was installed in October 2016, through a …

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

Tutorial: Machine Learning

Welcome back!<p>Now that you have learnt how to manipulate data in the tutorials Basics & From Lab to Flow, you’re ready to build a model to predict …

Practical Machine Learning With Python - Part 3

BLOG - SAVAN VISALPARA [ Musings on Machine Learning ] <br>Posted on 18 June, 2017<p>K-nearest neighbors(KNN for short) is one of the simplest Machine …

How to Predict Yes/No Outcomes Using Logistic Regression

Often we want to predict discrete outcomes in our data. Can an email be designated as spam or not spam? Was a transaction fraudulent or …

Deep learning on the Raspberry Pi with OpenCV

I’ve received a number of emails from PyImageSearch readers who are interested in performing deep learning in their Raspberry Pi. Most of the …

10 Best Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools (ML) for you

Share282<p>Tweet<p>Share2K<p>+1<p>Shares 2K<p>Artificial Intelligence is radically changing the way we think of technology. It is progressing rapidly, with key …

The Decline of the Enterprise Architect

Happy reader question day, everybody! Unlike last week (exigent circumstances) and the week before (US holiday), I can actually bring you one on …

The developers vs enterprise architects showdown: You shall know us by our trail of diagrams

Old McDonald had a server farm, EA, EA, Oh!One of the more wizened roles in IT is the enterprise architect, or, “EA” for those in a hurry. Meanwhile, …

DevOps

Oboe Fingering Charts

Below is a list of all available fingering charts for both student- and conservatory-model oboes and English horns. Each fingering chart is split up …

SAS Blogs

I have lived in the Town of Cary for more than twenty years; two of my three children were born at the local WakeMed Cary Hospital. I’m a big fan of …

JNL 6: French, German and American Oboe Playing

In any articulation pattern when tongued notes followed slurred ones, care had to be taken that the last note under the slur was the same length and …

5 Cartoons That Had Some Serious Fun With Classical Music | WQXR | New York's Classical Music Radio Station

Classical music and throwback cartoons are seemingly inseparable. Here are five of our favorites that blend some awesome music with animated hijinks.