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The Year in Machine Learning (Part Two)

This is the second installment in a four-part review of 2016 in machine learning and deep learning. Part One, here, covered general trends. In Part Two, we review the year in open source machine learning and deep learning projects. Parts Three and Four will cover commercial machine learning and deep learning software and services. There are thousands of open source projects

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Roundup 11/23/2016

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. Note to readers: owing to the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, I do not plan to publish a Roundup on Thursday, November 24 or Friday, November 25.  AWS Chooses MXNet Six months after releasing DSSTNE, an internally developed deep learning framework, AWS announces plans to standardize on MXNet. In

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Roundup 11/9/2016

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. Fundamentals — On the Algorithmia blog, Charlie Crawford writes an excellent introduction to deep learning. He clearly understands the relationships among ML/DL/AI, presents a good intro to neural networks and lists some of the top DL frameworks. My only criticism is that he omits Microsoft’s CNTK/Cognitive Toolkit

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Roundup 11/8/2016

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. Plus, a few leftovers from Friday and the weekend. In Harvard Business Review, SAP’s Maxwell Wessel argues that you don’t need Big Data, which tells me that SAP lacks a solution for Big Data. Jeff Catlin of Lexalytics explains why VCs are throwing heaps of money at machine

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Roundup 11/4/2016

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. Plus, some AI stuff. The Next Platform publishes my three-part series on the state of enterprise machine learning. Part one is here. Part two is here. Part three is here. HTAP for Machine Learning — Monte Zweben, CEO of Splice Machine, summarizes the machine learning capabilities of Hybrid Transactional

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Roundup 10/31/2016

Top machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) stories from last week. Plus some good reads, and special Halloween content. The featured image comes from MIT’s Nightmare Machine. Horrifying AI/ML/DL — Aussie bots that hunt down and kill small animals. — Bots with knives that cut flesh. — Machines that hunt and kill humans. — IBM Watson engines that profile you and sell

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