Featured Blog Posts – August 2020 Archive (46)

How to design a biased algorithm .. insights from the UK



Last week, the UK witnessed chaos over exam results (GCSE and A-levels).

The fiasco also provided a textbook case on how to build a biased algorithm.

Sadly, this will be the shape of things to come.

These decisions were overturned because of the backlash – but many more…


Added by ajit jaokar on August 31, 2020 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Model Fitting Tests You've Probably Never Heard Of (In One Picture)

When choosing a statistical test, you generally want to go for one of the more well-known ones, like the chi-square goodness of fit test.That's because more people are going to be able to understand your results, and you have the backing of a slew of…


Added by Stephanie Glen on August 31, 2020 at 6:30am — No Comments

Smart IoT Concepts to Practice Intelligent Farming

Farming is the primary source that brings food to our tables. It is one of the most essential occupations to also supply humans with employment options all over the world. However, traditional farming methods like plowing the fields with the help of livestocks and ancient tools are now being replaced with advanced and latest technologies like…


Added by Sanjeev Verma on August 31, 2020 at 4:00am — No Comments

Machine Learning: How it Improves Performance Engineering

Enterprise software, as well as other kinds, remains a complicated endeavor, thus necessitating the use of modern means to gauge, analyze, and adapt their performance. And one of the most popular technologies in the performance engineering market right now is machine learning. Since it has demonstrated an unparalleled ability to not only help foresee performance issues and fix them. When used in the right manner — this combination can also help performance engineering teams to steer clear of…


Added by Ryan Williamson on August 30, 2020 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Clear The Confusion-Artificial Intelligence vs Machine Learning vs Deep Learning


Raise your hand, if you are stuck in confusion between Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning. Are you one of these? If yes, then you have clicked the right page. Here, you will get your answers.…


Added by Varun Bhagat on August 30, 2020 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Weekly Digest, August 31

Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here. The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week. To subscribe, follow this link.  

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Added by Vincent Granville on August 30, 2020 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Skipjack Stock Trading Environment

While the skipjack tuna is a reasonably attractive fish, it is perhaps less so if its colours are inverted as in the case below.  Later in the blog I will be introducing the "Destroying Angel Formation."  This can be found during a full-spectrum inversal of the skipjack waveforms, which might occur before a major stock-market correction or crash.

Skipjack as a form of technical analysis is primarily about…


Added by Don Philip Faithful on August 29, 2020 at 3:23am — No Comments

Dynamism of IoT-powered Gas Monitoring Solution

IoT is a stay-ahead technology that is providing an effective paradigm shift in multiple industries, including the oil and gas sector. With the help of real-time monitoring and advanced analytics features, this disruptive technology is allowing the O&G companies to effectively monitor their assets ranging from pipeline networks to machines…


Added by Sanjeev Verma on August 27, 2020 at 9:28pm — No Comments

Real Life Applications of Logarithms in Data Science and Beyond

Ah, the logarithm. It's the black sheep of the mathematics family, loved by a few slide-rule wielding, grey-haired professors and math Olympiad competitors. For the rest of us, logarithms remain on the "I'll get back to understanding that later when I see the point" shelf. However,…


Added by Stephanie Glen on August 27, 2020 at 11:50am — No Comments

AI Book and Strategy - AI for People and Business by Alex Castrounis (O'Reilly)

AI for People and Business is an AI book and AI strategy framework. Here's the official book trailer where I explain important topics that are covered in the book, as well as the beneficial aspects of reading it and the importance of developing a strong AI strategy.



Added by Alex Castrounis on August 27, 2020 at 7:20am — No Comments

Johns Hopkins, Covid-19 and R, Part III, World Data.

Summary: This blog is part III of a series showcasing management and analytics of the daily World Covid-19 case/death data published by the Center for Systems Science and…


Added by steve miller on August 27, 2020 at 3:54am — No Comments

Comparative Study Of Best Time-Series Models For Urgent Pandemic Management-1

Introduction and Motivation

With the effect of the pandemic increasing every day and casting a vehemently toxic influence in almost all parts of the world, it becomes important how can we contain the…


Added by Sharmistha Chatterjee on August 26, 2020 at 2:00am — No Comments

New book "Hands-on Machine Learning with C++".

Hi, I'm introducing a book I wrote, "Hands-on Machine Learning with C++." It can help you to discover new ways of using C++ for Machine learning development. It will show you how to use C++ libraries for different aspects of ML from fundamentals to real-world examples. You will see examples of product recommendations, ensemble learning, anomaly detection, image classification, sentiment analysis, and others. Programming examples are written with modern C++ libraries such as PyTorch C++ API,…


Added by Kyrylo Kolodiazhnyi on August 25, 2020 at 4:30am — No Comments

What is data science, once again…

According to Wikipedia, data science is an inter-disciplinary field that uses scientific methods, processes, algorithms and systems to extract knowledge and insights from many structural and unstructured data. All or nothing at all. This sounds like a chorus of a teen-pop song. The problem…


Added by Dr. Katharina Glass on August 25, 2020 at 1:06am — No Comments

Reshaping Healthcare with Data Analytics & Business Intelligence

Big data analytics in the healthcare industry today is evolving into a promising field for delivering real-time insights from very large data sets. Plus, it also helps improve outcomes while reducing costs.

The trending digitization is leveraging the potential of data analytics and business intelligence.

According to Industry experts, the AI health market is to…


Added by Tanya Kumari on August 24, 2020 at 2:15am — No Comments

Weekly Digest, August 24

Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here. The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week. To subscribe, follow this…


Added by Vincent Granville on August 23, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Probability: Syllabus, Cambridge University

Course material for Richard Weber's course on Probability for first year mathematicians at Cambridge. You can also check Richard's blog (a former colleague of my dad) here. It also includes exams question. This is the base material that needs to be mastered before being accepted in the prestigious Tripo III curriculum at Cambridge. The book (PDF) can be downloaded…


Added by Capri Granville on August 23, 2020 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Code-name "Skipjack" - Stock Trading Methodology

It is not something that a young person necessarily needs to know, but a person my age dedicates some portion of his intellectual resources on the dangers of stock market crashes.  I have reflected over the years on the sort of person I might be today were it not for stock market crashes.  In my earliest recollection, I was so disillusioned, I…


Added by Don Philip Faithful on August 23, 2020 at 2:45am — 4 Comments

The Exponential Mean: Alternative to Classic Means

Given n observations x1, ..., xn, the generalized mean (also called power mean) is defined as 

The case p = 1 corresponds to the traditional arithmetic mean, while p = 0 yields the geometric mean, and p = -1…


Added by Vincent Granville on August 22, 2020 at 2:30pm — No Comments

It's tempting to think that GP3 will solve all NLP problems but it does not

In my previous blog what is driving the innovation in nlp and gpt3 , I talked about how GPT3 has evolved from the basic transformer architecture.

Based on that blog, a start-up approached me saying that they had an idea which they felt could only be implemented by GPT3.

They were eagerly waiting to be approved (isn’t everybody - he…


Added by ajit jaokar on August 22, 2020 at 2:25pm — No Comments

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