Weekly Article Roundup- July 25-29

* Formulation of Adversarial Machine Learning Machine learning is being used to implement additional security measures… this may be the future of cyber-security   * This Guy Trains Computers to Find Future Criminals This is something to keep one’s eye on… these predictive analytics can become quite scary if you think about one wrong thing you say can […]

Weekly Article Roundup- July 18-22

* Five Things I Learned from Making a Chart out of Body Parts A hilarious look at the process of data visualization. * Non-Mathematical Feature Engineering Techniques for Data Science “Apply Machine Learning like the great engineer you are, not like the great Machine Learning expert you aren’t.” Word. * How to Start Deep Learning A great list […]

Weekly Article Roundup: July 11-15

* Why to Not Trust Statistics I’m in the process of studying for a data science program, and this is a long held belief of mine… one I’ll have to get over. At the very least I can do them some justice? * A Look Inside Facebook’s Data Center Not an article but more of a slide […]

Weekly Article Roundup- July 4- July 8

It’s been a busy week so my comments are abbreviated, but still some great articles published! Definitely check them out. * Study Poses Major Flaw in Classic Artificial Intelligence Test An interesting look at the classic test. * Every Noise at Once I’m an audio nerd at heart… I love these visualizations.   * Surprising History of the […]

Weekly Article Roundup: June 27-July 1

* Non-Mathematical Feature Engineering Techniques for Data Science I like this article because it encourages thinking outside of just making sure that your algorithm is perfect. Both sides of the brain go into representing data in such a way that your message is communicated. * Statistics is Dead: Long Live Data Science Interesting take on the fact […]

Weekly Article Roundup: June 20-24

* The Three Types of Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Movies I don’t know if I’ve ever seen any movie with this dude in it, but by all accounts I haven’t seen most movies (Scarface, The Wizard of Oz have seemed to offend people the most). That being said, The Rock seems like a pretty nice guy, […]

Weekly Article Roundup- June 13-17

* Nearly impossible to predict mass shootings with current data A tough subject this week but an important set of data to look at, since data relies on trends, not the “one off” cases.   * Everything you know about AI is wrong A good article that will but some minds at ease (man-killing robots likely to […]

Weekly Article Roundup- June 6-10

* Commute Map This is an incredible and somewhat hypnotizing data visualization that shows where people commute to work for any given country. Living in the Bay Area, one of the most stupidly expensive housing markets in the country, it was no surprise to see a wide range of dots all converge on San Jose.   […]

Weekly Article Roundup- May 30-June 3

* Artificial General Intelligence- The Holy Grail of AI AGI is about the “brain” that brings together all branches of AI and searches to integrate these pieces to perform human tasks. This article explains how scientists are seeking to accomplish this as well as the tests they put in front of their algorithms to get closer […]

Weekly Article Roundup- May 23-27

I know I have discussed sports and hockey analytics on here before, so I will take that very loose thread of relevancy to say that the SAN JOSE SHARKS ARE GOING TO THE STANLEY CUP!!!!!!!!!!  Since that is out of my system, on to our regularly scheduled programming: * Life transition seen through music listening This is an […]