I work for ThinkData Works and we have made a massive repository of COVID-19 data accessible through Namara. We are constantly updating and expanding the data available there. If you can make use of…Continue
Two years ago Google X, the moonshot lab within Google prepared a speculative 9 minute video for in-house consumption called "The Selfish Ledger". Recently the video was leaked and found its way…Continue
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Summary: Since BERT NLP models were first introduced by Google in 2018 they have become the go-to choice. New evidence however shows that LSTM models may widely outperform BERT meaning you may need to evaluate both approaches for your NLP project.
Summary: This is a discussion of social injustice, real or perceived, promulgated or perpetuated by machine learning models. We propose a simple solution based on wide spread misunderstanding of what ML models can do.
Summary: The annual Burtch Works salary survey with data through April shows that opportunities and salaries are still excellent for both new and experienced data scientists. They also offer some anecdotal observations about the impact of the first few months of COVID on our work and opportunities.Continue
Summary: Transfer Learning (TL) may be the most important aid to adoption of deep learning in the last several years. This new LEEP measure predicts the accuracy of the transfer and should make TL faster, cheaper, and better.