Month: February 2021

Understanding open source databases

An open source database is just a regular database that’s distributed with its source code. Users can read, revise, and…

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AmpliPi – A Raspberry Pi-based whole house audio amplifier (Crowdfunding)

Micro Nova has put together an open-source, whole-house audio amplifier called AmpliPi based on Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3+. It…

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Robots Aren’t Stealing Jobs — They’re Making Them Better

Not that long ago, the process for filling orders or assembling a product involved mind-numbing tasks done over and over…

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Python strings are immutable, but only sometimes

Update 2/16/2021: See the discussion of this post on Hacker News. The standard wisdom is that Python strings are immutable. You…

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Quantum systems learn joint computing

Today’s quantum computers contain up to several dozen memory and processing units, the so-called qubits. Severin Daiss, Stefan Langenfeld, and…

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Weight Initialization for Deep Learning Neural Networks

Weight initialization is an important design choice when developing deep learning neural network models. Historically, weight initialization involved using small random…

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What Budget 2021 has in Store for Artificial Intelligence

Needless to say, budget presented every year draws attention from all corners of the country. This surely remains a hot…

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The 12 Most Important and Stunning Quantum Experiments of 2019

The smallest scale events have giant consequences. And no field of science demonstrates that better than quantum physics, which explores…

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Why Consumer Insights And Analytics Teams Should Merge

Consumer insights (CI) refers to the practice of looking for patterns in customer behaviour and using the findings to inform…

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Feature Selection using Scikit-Learn in Python

Learn how to use Scikit-Learn library in Python to perform feature selection with SelectKBest, random forest algorithm and recursive feature…

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IBM Introduces Open Quantum Software Ecosystem. Why Is It Significant?

Rapid advancements in quantum technology have helped solve complex computational problems in a significantly lesser amount of time. On account…

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What’s the Difference Between No-Code and Low-Code App Development?

If your business uses custom apps or is in the market for one, you’ve probably come across the terms no-code…

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Microsoft launches Viva – a new employee experience platform

Microsoft Corp. is focusing on the employee experience and they proved it with the new launch of Microsoft Viva that will bring…

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Customer Insights That Can Be Unearthed From Retail Transactions

What insights could be unearthed from a retail transaction data? This would be of interest to any retailer, marketer amongst others….

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How Pre-Finetuning Boosts Performance Of Language Models

Pre-training is a machine learning technique employed to train a model to recognise patterns using one task and apply the…

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How to Solve Coding Problems with a Simple Four Step Method

I had fifteen minutes left, and I knew I was going to fail. I had spent two months studying for…

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The Garrison Platoon Of Books: How To Read 43 Machine Learning Books in a Year

 bestselling… READ NEXT The Power Imbalance Between Tech Firms & Users: Data Governance Models Can Address This The Garrison (armies…

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Everything will soon be on the blockchain,..

On the internet, as a friend recently reminded me, everything looks permanent until it isn’t. As technology evolves, the most…

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Function Optimization With SciPy

Optimization involves finding the inputs to an objective function that result in the minimum or maximum output of the function….

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