Day: April 13, 2019

In praise of the autoencoder
Neural Networks TensorFlow

In Praise of the Autoencoder

Of all the machine learning algorithms, the most fascinating are neural networks. They don’t require statistical hypothesis or rigorous data preparation save for normalization. The power of a neural network lies in its architecture, its activation functions, its regularization, etc. Here’s an interesting article exploring a particular kind of neural network: the autoencoder.  The autoencoder […]

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AI Autonomous Vehicles

Elon Musk on Tesla Autopilot

Lex Fridman scores the mother of all interview guests for his podcast when he sits down with Elon Musk to talk about Tesla’s Autopilot feature.

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The Brave New World of Computer Vision: 4 Things Retailers Need to Know
TensorFlow

The Brave New World of Computer Vision: 4 Things Retailers Need to Know

Computer vision may be just what retail needs to stay competitive with online giants and increasing costs. While still in its infancy, computer vision is quickly becoming a part of everyday life. Over the next few years, this technology will continue to evolve and scale at and its impact will be felt by in a […]

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Digital transformation: 5 signs your organization is stalled
AI Business Economics of AI

5 Signs Your Organization is Stalled in Its Digital Transformation

AI will is disrupting every business in every industry. Usually, this process has been labelled by some as “Digital Transformation.” Working with customers has shown me that, while many want to be ready for the Age of AI, most have not taken the steps necessary to truly transform into a data driven organization. Here’s a […]

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Azure Anomaly Detector service spots business data deviations
Azure Machine Learning Microsoft

Azure Anomaly Detector service spots business data deviations

There’s a new Cognitive Service in town and it detects anomalies. From the article in TechTarget. The Azure Anomaly Detector service, now in preview, is an addition to Azure Cognitive Services. It takes in customers’ time-series data — information collected at and stamped with specific points in time — and applies the most efficient algorithm […]

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