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The Year in Machine Learning (Part Four)

This is the fourth installment in a four-part review of 2016 in machine learning and deep learning. — Part One covered Top Trends in the field, including concerns about bias, interpretability, deep learning’s explosive growth, the democratization of supercomputing, and the emergence of cloud machine learning platforms. — Part Two surveyed significant developments in Open Source machine learning projects, such as R, Python, Spark, Flink,

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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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Machine Learning Roundup (October 4, 2016)

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. Scroll to the bottom for job postings. In ValueWalk, Mark Melin reports on Deutsche Bank‘s deep dive into machine learning for investing. Just in time for the bailout. Events Thursday, October 6: LinkedIn’s Sunnyvale CA hosts BayLearn, an annual gathering of ML researchers and practitioners. NVIDIApalooza Dave Neal

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Machine Learning Roundup (September 29, 2016)

Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) content from the past 24 hours. ICYMI. Issues On the Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Deeplinks blog, Gennie Gebhart and Erica Portnoy ponder privacy issues raised by facial recognition technology.In Fortune, Jeff John Roberts enumerates what companies get wrong about ML. Also in Fortune, Roger Parloff explains why DL is suddenly changing your life. Opinions

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Big Analytics Roundup (February 29, 2016)

Happy Leap Day.  Tachyon’s rebranding as Alluxio, release of CaffeOnSpark and GA for Google Cloud Dataproc lead the hard news this week.  The Alluxio announcement has inspired big thinkers to share big thoughts.  And, we have a nice crop of explainers.  Scroll down to the bottom for another SQL on Hadoop benchmark. Explainers — In SearchDataManagement, Jack Vaughn explains Spark

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