5 Machine Learning and AI podcasts you should listen to

Earlier, I’d written an article on a couple of podcasts for those interested in learning about data science and analytics. And while data science is still a relevant and booming industry today, the tech world has since then moved onto other things – artificial intelligence. AI and machine learning are one of the fastest growing fields. Not only in terms of research and development, but also in terms of entrepreneurship.…

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Neural Network– Machine Learning part 3

This is the third article in a three-part series. You can read the first and second articles here. The focus of this article is to understand neural network around what it is, why it is an important learning algorithm, how it is applied, its extensions & variations, etc. A neural network is actually a pretty old idea.  It is an attempt to mimic the behavior of the human brain. With…

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Logistic regression – Machine Learning part 2

This article is the second part of a three-part series on machine learning. You can read Part 1 here. The purpose of this article is to understand the details of logistic regression. What it is and how it’s used etc. Let’s start with the definition. It is a classification algorithm for predicting values of a discrete variable. As one of the most popular and widely used classifications learning algorithm, it…

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Linear regression and Gradient descent – Machine Learning part 1

The purpose of this article is to understand how gradient descent works. By applying and illustrating it on linear regression. We will have a quick introduction on Linear regression before jumping on to the estimation techniques. Please feel free to skip the background section, if you are familiar with linear regression. The reason why I chose to write on this topic is that a good understanding of gradient descent and…

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5 cool mobile apps that will help you become a pro at coding

If you’re looking for a new skill to learn. Or boost up your resume. Then learning to code would probably be the best way to go. It’s a useful skill to have, whether or not you’re looking for careers in professional fields of web design, gaming, big data, artificial intelligence, etc. By learning how to code in at least one programming language, you not only broaden the scope of your…

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Machine Learning: Linear regression and gradient descent – Part 1

The purpose of this article is to understand how gradient descent works, by applying it and illustrating on linear regression. We will have a quick introduction to Linear regression before jumping on to the estimation techniques. Please feel free to skip the background section, if you are familiar with linear regression. The reason why I chose to write on this topic is that “a good understanding of gradient descent and…

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