Day: February 20, 2018

AI

Pruning Neural Networks

Two Minute Papers covers a paper on pruning neural networks to make them faster and more accurate. [Link to research paper]

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Blockchain Cryptocurrency

Siraj Raval Explains Ripple

I first heard of Ripple while watching Bloomberg TV, where the CEO of the company was touting the cryptocurrency and its rapid acceptance by the financial establishment. That made me wonder: how could a company “own” a cryptocurrency? Wouldn’t that make it centralized? Isn’t that antithetical to cyrptocurrencies? Fortunately, Siraj Raval comes to the rescue […]

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AI Robotics

Can Dubai Use Robots to Police?

Robocop was a classic 80s action movie and now, it seems somewhat prophetic. BBC Click takes a closer look.

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Data Science

How to Write a Research Paper

Not long ago, I thought that my days writing research papers were behind me. Since getting into data science, that seems like a faulty assumption. While the field has definitely left the academic sphere and taken off in the public and commercial space, the field still has a heavy accent on academia. There are even […]

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Raspberry Pi Smartphones

A Raspberry Pi Based Smart Phone!

If the cost of a new smartphone makes you cringe, then check out this video to learn how to create your own with a Raspberry Pi!

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AI

The Code Behind Deep Learning for Music Generation

In this episode of the AI show Erika follows up on her previous episode by showing the actual code behind training and using the music generation model. This includes the code for both creating the features from the midi file and returning a midi file from the features. She also shows how Keras is used […]

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Raspberry Pi

Top 5 Operating Systems and Uses for the Raspberry Pi 3

Marcello Silva explains the top five operating systems and uses for a Raspberry PI 3.

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IoT Raspberry Pi

Magic Mirror Build with Raspberry Pi

If you’r curious about how to build your own Magic Mirror, the Youtube channel Nerdphilia has a walkthough, complete with pet shenanigans.

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