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William Vorhies's Blog – February 2017 Archive (4)

Deep Learning lets Regulated Industries Refocus on Accuracy

Summary:  Count yourself lucky if you’re not in one of the regulated industries where regulation requires you to value interpretability over accuracy.  This has been a serious financial weight on the economy but innovations in Deep Learning point a way out.

As Data Scientists we tend to take as gospel that more accuracy is better.  There…

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Added by William Vorhies on February 28, 2017 at 9:21am — No Comments

In Search of Artificial General Intelligence (AGI)

Summary:  Looking beyond today’s commercial applications of AI, where and how far will we progress toward an Artificial Intelligence with truly human-like reasoning and capability?  This is about the pursuit of Artificial General Intelligence (AGI).

 

There is no question that we’re making a lot of progress in artificial intelligence (AI).  So much so that we are rapidly approaching or have already arrived at a plateau in development where more effort is…

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Added by William Vorhies on February 21, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments

Indicator Based Recommenders – The One We Missed

Summary:  In our recent article on “5 Types of Recommenders” we failed to mention Indicator-Based Recommenders.  These have some unique features and ease of implementation that may be important in your selection of a recommender strategy.

 

A few weeks ago in the midst of our series on recommenders we published an article “5 Types of Recommenders” in which…

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Added by William Vorhies on February 14, 2017 at 9:38am — 1 Comment

The Data Science Behind AI

Summary:  For those of you traditional data scientist who are interested in AI but still haven’t given it a deep dive, here’s a high level overview of the data science technologies that combine into what the popular press calls artificial intelligence (AI).

 

We and others have written quite a bit about the various types of data science…

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Added by William Vorhies on February 7, 2017 at 7:02am — No Comments

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