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25 Datasets for Deep Learning in IoT

Deep Learning is one of the major players for facilitating the analytics and learning in the IoT domain. A really good roundup of the...
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5 polarizing Quotes from Professor Stephen Hawking on artificial intelligence

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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9 Useful R Packages for NLP & Text Mining

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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Implementing 3 Naive Bayes classifiers in scikit-learn

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...

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

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...

Top 10 Tools for Computer Vision

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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Image filtering techniques in OpenCV

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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What is PyTorch and how does it work?

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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Fingerprint detection using OpenCV 3

In this article by Joseph Howse, Quan Hua, Steven Puttemans, and Utkarsh Sinha, the authors of OpenCV Blueprints, we delve into the aspect of...
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Extending OpenAI Gym environments with Wrappers and Monitors [Tutorial]

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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ServiceNow Partners with IBM on AIOps from DevOps.com

ServiceNow and IBM this week announced that the Watson artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps) platform from IBM will be integrated with the IT...

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Training, Visualizing, and Understanding Word Embeddings: Deep Dive Into Custom Datasets...

One of the most powerful trends in Artificial Intelligence (AI) development is the rapid advance in the field of Natural Language Processing... The post Training,...