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Build a generative chatbot using recurrent neural networks (LSTM RNNs)

In today’s tutorial we will learn to build generative chatbot using recurrent neural networks. The RNN used here is Long Short Term Memory(LSTM). Generative chatbots...

Three.js – Materials and Texture

In this article by Jos Dirksen author of the book Three.js Cookbook, we will learn how Three.js offers a large number of different materials...
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Do you write Python Code or Pythonic Code?

If you’re new to Programming, and Python in particular, you might have heard the term Pythonic being brought up at tech conferences, meetups and...
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5 ways artificial intelligence is upgrading software engineering

47% of digitally mature organizations, or those that have advanced digital practices, said they have a defined AI strategy (Source: Adobe). It is estimated...

Building a Recommendation Engine with Spark

In this article, we will explore individual machine learning models in detail, starting with recommendation engines. (For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Recommendation...

The Deep Learning Framework Showdown: TensorFlow vs CNTK

The question several Deep Learning engineers may ask themselves is: Which is better, TensorFlow or CNTK? Well, we're going to answer that question for...
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How to earn $1m per year? Hint: Learn machine learning

Internet job portal ‘’ links potential employers with people who are looking to take the next step in their careers. The proportion of job...
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Patreon speaks out against the protests over its banning Sargon of Akkad for violating...

Patreon, a popular crowdfunding platform published a post yesterday in defense of its removal of Sargon of Akkad or Carl Benjamin, an English YouTuber...
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6 most commonly used Java Machine learning libraries

There are over 70 Java-based open source machine learning projects listed on the website and probably many more unlisted projects live at university...

Top 5 tools for reinforcement learning

After deep learning, reinforcement Learning (RL), the hottest branch of Artificial Intelligence that is finding speedy adoption in tech-driven companies. Simply put, reinforcement learning...

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ServiceNow Partners with IBM on AIOps from

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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Why I am running for the PASS Board in 2020 from...

This blog post lists the reasons why I felt the need to run for a 2 year term. The post Why I am running for...