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Springer has released 65 Machine Learning and Data books for free

2020-04-26 towardsdatascience.com 3,002 MachineLearning BigData DataScience RStats 100DaysofCode

Springer has released hundreds of free books on a wide range of topics to the general public. The list, which includes 408 books in total, covers a wide range of scientific and technological topics…
Self Driving Cars, The Most Hyped Thing Since…The Segway?

2017-11-14 towardsdatascience.com 1,572

With headlines like these, it’s hard not to get excited about autonomy and self driving cars. After all, we’ve seen the cars in Minority Report, Total Recall, and iRobot, and thought to ourselves:…
Vehicle Detection and Tracking – Towards Data Science

2018-01-08 towardsdatascience.com 1,534

This is the Udacity’s Self-Driving Car Engineer Nanodegree Program final project for the 1st Term. Source code and a more technically elaborated writeup are available on GitHub In my implementation…
Lane Detection with Deep Learning (Part 2) – Towards Data Science

2018-01-08 towardsdatascience.com 1,383

This is part two of my deep learning solution for lane detection, which covers the actual models I created in finding my final approach to the problem, as well as some potential improvements. Be sure…
Robots Are Wrong Too—Confusion Mapping for the Worst Case

2017-11-17 towardsdatascience.com 1,281

When was the last time a calculator didn’t do what you wanted it to? When was the last time that a person did? Algorithms like machine learning are in between these two from a deterministic…
Vehicle Detection and Tracking: Udacity’s Self-driving Car Nanodegree

2017-12-11 towardsdatascience.com 1,227

Vehicle detection and tracking is important in self-driving technologies to drive car safely. In this project, goal is to write a software pipeline to detect vehicles in a video. Here are links to…
AI & Architecture – Towards Data Science

2019-02-26 towardsdatascience.com 1,183

Artificial Intelligence, as a discipline, has already been permeating countless fields, bringing means and methods to previously unresolved challenges, across industries. The advent of AI in…
Artificial Intelligence and Bad Data – Towards Data Science

2017-11-07 towardsdatascience.com 1,147 datascience FinTech BadData

Facebook, Google, and twitter lawyers gave testimony to congress on how they missed the Russian influence campaign. Even though the ads were bought in Russian currency on platforms chalk full of…
Understand these 5 basic concepts to sound like a machine learning expert

2017-11-27 towardsdatascience.com 1,042 DataScience ArtificialIntelligence IoT DeepLearning BigData fintech

Most people seem a bit intimidated or confused by machine learning. What is it? Where is it going? Can I have some money now please? All valid questions. The truth is, you’ve been training machine…
The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

2017-11-07 towardsdatascience.com 1,007 datascience

Regardless of where you stand on the matter of Data Science sexiness, it’s simply impossible to ignore the continuing importance of data, and our ability to analyze, organize, and contextualize it…
How to learn Deep Learning in 6 months – Towards Data Science

2018-02-07 towardsdatascience.com 991 DeepLearning

It is quite possible to learn, follow and contribute to state-of-art work in deep learning in about 6 months’ time. This article details out the steps to achieve that. - You are willing to spend…
Object Detection with 10 lines of code – Towards Data Science

2018-06-17 towardsdatascience.com 890 MachineLearning

One of the important fields of Artificial Intelligence is Computer Vision. Computer Vision is the science of computers and software systems that can recognize and understand images and scenes…
No, Machine Learning is not just glorified Statistics

2018-06-28 towardsdatascience.com 782 ArtificialIntelligence DataScience

This meme has been all over social media lately, producing appreciative chuckles across the internet as the hype around deep learning begins to subside. The sentiment that machine learning is really…
A Tour of The Top 10 Algorithms for Machine Learning Newbies

2018-01-20 towardsdatascience.com 769 BigData MachineLearning DeepLearning

In machine learning, there’s something called the “No Free Lunch” theorem. In a nutshell, it states that no one algorithm works best for every problem, and it’s especially relevant for supervised…
Essential Math for Data Science - 'Why' and 'How' – Towards Data Science

2018-08-10 towardsdatascience.com 738 Bigdata

Mathematics is the bedrock of science. We discuss the essential math topics and give pointers to curated online resources to become a better data scientist by acquiring these skills.
10 Machine Learning Methods that Every Data Scientist Should Know

2019-05-02 towardsdatascience.com 685 datascience BigData

To demystify machine learning and to offer a learning path for those who are new to the core concepts, let’s look at ten different machine methods.
Background removal with deep learning – Towards Data Science

2017-11-15 towardsdatascience.com 662 Artificialintelligence

Throughout the last few years in machine learning, I’ve always wanted to build real machine learning products. A few months ago, after taking the great Fast.AI deep learning course, it seemed like…
A New Beginning To Deep Learning – Towards Data Science

2017-11-10 towardsdatascience.com 644 Artificialintelligence

This is an introductory post to mark the start of a series of posts focusing on understanding Deep Learning & staying updated with the major advances due to it in the field of Artificial Intelligence.
Understand these 4 advanced concepts to sound like a machine learning master

2018-11-21 towardsdatascience.com 636 MachineLearning

This is a sequel to the post I wrote over a year ago about some basic concepts of machine learning. Sometimes sequels are better like Terminator 2 or Wrath of Kahn, but you can’t enjoy them unless…
Intro to Deep Learning – Towards Data Science

2019-01-13 towardsdatascience.com 625

We live in a world where, for better and for worse, we are constantly surrounded by deep learning algorithms. From social network filtering to driverless cars to movie recommendations, and from…