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Data Science

What Data Scientists Really Do, According to 35 Data Scientists
Yet the terms “data science” and “data scientist” aren’t always easily understood, and are used to describe a wide range of data-related work. What, exactly, is it that data scientists do? As the host of the DataCamp podcast DataFramed ... @ 2018-08-15T14:45:00
Can a data scientist become a software engineer quite easily or is the transition quite hard?
Earn your Master's in Data Science online from Syracuse ... My guess is that there will be a lot more machine learning engineers in a decade than their will data scientists. The hard part for many isn’t the modeling part, it’s the data wrangling ... @ 2018-08-14T23:13:00
Reddit and the aspiring data scientist
is another of the aspiring data scientists on Reddit. Like Tran, Peterson is working on a data science project on the side and learning a number of new skills while doing so. Called Farsight Forecast, his project is a predictive analytics tool that is ... @ 2018-08-15T14:33:00

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Artificial Intelligence Will Replace Tasks, Not Jobs
There is no shortage of angst when it comes to the impact of AI on jobs. For example, a survey by Pew Research Internet finds Americans are roughly twice as likely to express worry (72%) than enthusiasm (33%) about a future in which robots and computers ... @ 2018-08-15T03:09:00
Research: Artificial intelligence quickly, accurately detects eye diseases
Aug. 14 (UPI) --An artificial intelligence program can quickly and accurately spot signs of eye disease, according to a new study. Researchers from Moorfields and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology in Britain developed machine learning that can recommend ... @ 2018-08-14T15:37:00
Artificial Intelligence Can Help Leaders Make Better Decisions Faster
Decision-making remains one of the ultimate tests for leadership in new entrepreneurs. Even experienced leaders who have a track record of sound decision-making have, at some point, made a drastically poor decision that shook their reputation. As the talk ... @ 2018-08-15T13:30:00

Extra - If You Have Time

Future Vision: A Sneak-peek Into Machine Learning
Inspired by one of humans' strongest senses, Dr. Jürgen Beyerer has had a longstanding fascination with machine ... neural networks (CNNs) about ten years ago," says Beyerer. "A revolution started: with huge amounts of data, progress in learning ... @ 2018-08-15T13:02:00
Training Time Slashed for Deep Learning
Fast.ai, an organization offering free courses on deep learning, claimed a new speed record for training ... “A lot of people mistakenly believe that convolutional neural networks can only work with one fixed image size, and that that must be rectangular ... @ 2018-08-15T00:33:00
AutoKeras: The Killer of Google’s AutoML
searches for the most optimal neural network to perform a certain task on that dataset. AutoML is then a suite of machine learning tools that will allow one to easily train high-performance deep networks, without requiring the user to have any knowledge of ... @ 2018-08-15T14:32:00