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Human-in-the-Loop is the Future of Machine Learning

In this special guest feature, Lukas Biewald, co-founder and CEO CrowdFlower, discusses how machine learning will be the important enterprise strategy for 2016 and how humans still will play a central role in its success.

Data Science 101: Recursive Deep Learning

In the talk below, Recursive Deep Learning for Modeling Compositional and Grounded Meaning, Richard Socher, Founder, MetaMind describes deep learning algorithms that learn representations for language that are useful for solving a variety of complex language tasks.

Statistics for Hackers

In this slide deck presentation below, Jake VanderPlas, discusses how you can use your coding skills to “hack statistics” – to replace some of the theory and jargon with intuitive computational approaches such as sampling, shuffling, cross-validation, and Bayesian methods.

Big Data Powers the Future of Mobile Discovery

In this special guest feature, Delroy Cameron, Data Scientist at URX, explores how brands and publishing platforms can benefit from big data provided by machine-learning powered knowledge graphs.

Dispelling the Killer AI Myth

As a data science practitioner who uses machine learning as the basis of many client projects, I’m increasingly finding myself on the front line of the so-called “Killer AI” debate that keeps sprouting up around the web and mainstream press.

“Deep Speech” From Baidu’s Silicon Valley AI Lab Recognizes Both English and Mandarin With Single Learning Algorithm

Baidu Research, a division of Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), unveiled new research results from its Silicon Valley AI Lab (SVAIL). Results include the ability to accurately recognize both English and Mandarin with a single learning algorithm.

NVIDIA GPUs Power Facebook’s New Deep Learning Machine

NVIDIA announced that Facebook will power its next-generation computing system with the NVIDIA® Tesla® Accelerated Computing Platform, enabling it to drive a broad range of machine learning applications. While training complex deep neural networks to conduct machine learning can take days or weeks on even the fastest computers, the Tesla platform can slash this by […]

RAVN Systems Launches Portal for RAVN ACE Contract Robot to Automatically Extract Information from Title Deeds

UK based RAVN Systems, experts in artificial intelligence, enterprise search, unstructured big data analytics and knowledge management solutions, announced the launch of an online portal for their implementation of a RAVN ACE Contract Robot allowing clients to automatically extract key pieces of information from Title Deeds.

Data Science 101: Deep Learning – Theory and Applications

Deep Learning is a hot topic in statistical learning and many data scientists are seeking a place to start. Here is a presentation from the July 23rd SF Machine Learning Meetup at the Workday Inc. San Francisco office. The featured speaker is Ilya Sutskever.

What a Holiday Tweet and a Faulty Fridge Can Tell Us

In this special guest feature, Biljana Belamaric Wilsey of SAS, in recognition of the upcoming holidays, examines sentiments of thankfulness on social media through contextual analysis.