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Machine Learning for Economists: An Introduction

A crash course for economists who would like to learn machine learning.<p>Why should economists bother at all? Machine learning (ML) generally …

Convergence Coming for Supercomputing, Machine Learning

November 20, 2015 Nicole Hemsoth<p>When it comes to traditional supercomputing, the tools, frameworks, and software stacks tend to be codified, …

On artificial intelligence, jobs and growth: “Homo sapiens will be split into a handful of gods and the rest of us”. Good read and link to new BoAML report

Charles Arthur writes in The Guardian“If you wanted relief from stories about tyre factories and steel plants closing, you could try relaxing with a …

Entanglement: Gravity's long-distance connection

When Albert Einstein scoffed at a “spooky” long-distance connection between particles, he wasn’t thinking about his general theory of …

Understanding Convolutional Neural Networks for NLP

When we hear about Convolutional Neural Network (CNNs), we typically think of Computer Vision. CNNs were responsible for major breakthroughs in Image …

Deep Learning

An Inconvenient Proof

John C. Havens Contributor<p>John C. Havens is the author of the upcoming book Heartificial Intelligence and Hacking Happiness. He is the founder of the nonprofit foundation The H(app)athon Project.<p><i>Nobody expects The Spanish Inquisition!</i><p>I still remember the first time I watched this Python sketch in …

Data Scientists Don’t Scale

Big data is about to get a big reality check. Our ongoing obsession with data and analytics technology, and our reverence for the rare data scientist who reigns supreme over this world, has disillusioned many of us. Executives are taking a hard look at their depleted budgets — drained by a mess of …

Why analysts should take a predictive approach to problem solving

Advanced analytics is a technology whose time has come. The good news is that organizations realize the importance of analyzing their data, and they …

The Internet of Things, Data Science and Big Data

Internet of Things (IOT): equipping all physical and organic things in the world with identifying intelligent devices allowing the near real-time …

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Entertainment

These 6 Essential Composition Skills Can Turn You Into a Really Good Photographer

Composition isn't just about knowing where to place elements in a frame. It isn't just about finding lines that lead to your subjects, or identifying …