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Data Science

How I used a bootcamp to get a data job in finance
... glad I was exposed to a wide variety of data-science tools, because I’ll often try to find new ways to approach and assess more open-ended ideas. Long-term success as an investor and a data scientist is dependent on your ability to adapt and stay ... @ 2018-01-22T17:32:00
11 Popular Data Science Projects For Aspiring Data Scientists
The trick to successfully reach out to a potential employer is to make sure that one’s resume stands out from the rest. For an aspiring data scientist, it is imperative that he/she does more than just acquiring a specialisation in data science. @ 2018-01-22T19:37:00
MIT Spinout Aims To Make Data Scientists Heroes
This challenge is exacerbated by a general shortage in employees skilled in data science. Even when you have the talent ... Suffice to say, the tool isn’t designed to replace the work data scientists do, but rather to compliment their work and empower ... @ 2018-01-23T06:11:00

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Facebook is planning to spend €10 million expanding its artificial intelligence centre in Paris
Facebook has announced that it plans to invest €10 million (£8.8 million) in its artificial intelligence (AI) centre in Paris, The Financial Times reports. The AI lab in Paris was opened in 2015, but now Facebook said it's investing money in expanding ... @ 2018-01-21T18:11:00
Why Artificial Intelligence Is The Future Of Accounting: Report
After decades stuck in research labs, artificial intelligence (AI) is ready for prime-time, transforming if not disrupting all the sectors of the economy that generate lots of data (big data), from tech to finance, communications, energy, healthcare ... @ 2018-01-23T12:05:00
Artificial Intelligence Is Important, But ‘We Have To Be Concerned,’ Google CEO Says
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is the latest high profile figure to warn about the dangers of artificial intelligence. In an interview with Recode and MSNBC set to air Jan. 26, Pichai likened AI to fire: dangerous, but useful. Pichai said the technology was ... @ 2018-01-22T18:35:00

Extra - If You Have Time

Transfer Learning: Leverage Insights from Big Data
Deep learning techniques require massive amounts of data in order to tune the millions of parameters in a neural network ... are then fed into a pre-trained network (for example, VGG or AlexNet) and a different machine learning method is used on the ... @ 2018-01-22T17:38:00
Machine Learning Infrastructures Require Scale to Spare
Used across a wide range of processes to improve or replace human input, machine learning is attractive because ... of the overall program because if inputs and the depth of deep learning networks can’t grow, outputs can’t scale. Unfortunately when ... @ 2018-01-22T22:59:00
Getting to the Heart of Arrhythmia with GPU-Powered AI
Medical-device maker AliveCor, based in Mountain View, is building deep learning AI algorithms to enable people ... fits the context or is a sign of trouble. “We can run a neural network on a user’s Apple Watch every five seconds all day long ... @ 2018-01-22T16:18:00