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4 powerful custom visuals in Power BI: Why, When, and How to add [Tutorial]

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Power BI report authors and BI teams are well-served to remain conscience of both the advantages and limitations of custom visuals. For example, when...
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5 polarizing Quotes from Professor Stephen Hawking on artificial intelligence

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Professor Stephen Hawking died today (March 14, 2018) aged 76 at his home in Cambridge, UK. Best known for his theory of cosmology that...
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Implementing 3 Naive Bayes classifiers in scikit-learn

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Scikit-learn provide three naive Bayes implementations: Bernoulli, multinomial and Gaussian. The only difference is about the probability distribution adopted. The first one is a...
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9 Useful R Packages for NLP & Text Mining

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The following excerpt is taken from the book Mastering Text Mining with R, co-authored by Ashish Kumar and Avinash Paul. This book lists various...
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Image filtering techniques in OpenCV

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In the world of computer vision, image filtering is used to modify images. These modifications essentially allow you to clarify an image in order to...
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Top 10 Tools for Computer Vision

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The adoption of Computer Vision has been steadily picking up pace over the past decade, but there’s been a spike in adoption of various...
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What is PyTorch and how does it work?

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PyTorch is a Python-based scientific computing package that uses the power of graphics processing units. It is also one of the preferred deep learning...
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Extending OpenAI Gym environments with Wrappers and Monitors [Tutorial]

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In this article we are going to discuss two OpenAI Gym functionalities; Wrappers and Monitors. These functionalities are present in OpenAI to make your...
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Fingerprint detection using OpenCV 3

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In this article by Joseph Howse, Quan Hua, Steven Puttemans, and Utkarsh Sinha, the authors of OpenCV Blueprints, we delve into the aspect of...

Katie Bouman unveils the first ever black hole image with her brilliant algorithm

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Remember how we got to see the supermassive black hole in the movie Interstellar? Well, that wasn’t for real. We know that black holes...

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Top life hacks for prepping for your IT certification exam

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I remember deciding to pursue my first IT certification, the CompTIA A+. I had signed up for a class that lasted one week, per...

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Learn Transformers for Natural Language Processing with Denis Rothman

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Key takeaways The transformer architecture has proved to be revolutionary in outperforming the classical RNN and CNN models in use today. Artificial intelligence is...

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