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How Much Training Data is Required?
From The Eponymous Pickle

How Much Training Data is Required?

In Machine Learning Mastery.  Good place to start, but there is rarely a precise answer.  More is usually good.  A look at one of the most common questions to be...

Here are a couple of relevant papers:
From The Noisy Channel

Here are a couple of relevant papers:

Here are a couple of relevant papers: Scaling Semantic Parsers with On-the-Fly Ontology Matching Ontology-Based Translation of Natural Language Queries to SPARQL...

Taxonomies and Ontologies
From The Noisy Channel

Taxonomies and Ontologies

In order to understand queries, it’s important to ground that understanding in a knowledge base. Two common ways to represent a knowledge base are taxonomies and...

Do We Want Computer Science to be Required?
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Do We Want Computer Science to be Required?

Is making computer science a required course for everyone really a good idea? Doug Bergman made some interesting comments on Facebook today:"A required course means...

Alexa Defies and Defines the Moment of Truth
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa Defies and Defines the Moment of Truth

From Wayfind, thought provoking.  No longer a moment of truth, but a moment of speech?  But isn't the cylinder now in control of the conversation?   Sure Brands...

P&G Cuts Digital Spending, Sales Rise
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Cuts Digital Spending, Sales Rise

So digital advertising not directly tied to sales here.   Stock is up.   Requires sign-in/subscription:In Adage:    P&G Slashes Digital Ads by $140M Over BrandNet...

IOT vs IIOT
From The Eponymous Pickle

IOT vs IIOT

Overview that is useful ...IOT vs IIOT   Do you know the difference?Not all Devices are IoT or IIoTPosted by Daniel Ehrenreich  in IOT CentralBusiness opportunities...

Nick Nystrom Named Interim Director of PSC
From insideHPC

Nick Nystrom Named Interim Director of PSC

Nick Nystrom has been appointed Interim Director of the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center. Nystrom succeeds Michael Levine and Ralph Roskies, who have been co-directors...

Development Workflows for Data Science
From The Eponymous Pickle

Development Workflows for Data Science

Nicely done free Book/PDF on the topic.  My experience is most people don't consider workflow at all, so even an overview of a resource like this is worthwhile....

City-Scale Intelligent Systems and Platforms
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

City-Scale Intelligent Systems and Platforms

Roughly 12% of the global population today lives in 28 megacities, and at least 40 megacities are projected by 2030. Cost-effective management and sustainability...

Interview: Hot Interconnects Conference to Focus on Next-Generation Networks
From insideHPC

Interview: Hot Interconnects Conference to Focus on Next-Generation Networks

The Hot Interconnects Conference is coming up Aug. 28-30 in Santa Clara. To learn more, we caught up with Program Chairs Ryan Grant and Jitu (Jitendra) Padhye.Interview...

Podcast: Andrew Ng on why AI is the New Electricity
From insideHPC

Podcast: Andrew Ng on why AI is the New Electricity

In this AI Podcast, Andrew NG from Deeplearning.AI describes why he thinks Artificial Intelligence is the new electricity. "Just as today I see a lot of S&P 500...

Seagate ClusterStor Employees Move to Cray in Strategic Transaction
From insideHPC

Seagate ClusterStor Employees Move to Cray in Strategic Transaction

Is Seagate getting out of the HPC business? That would appear to be the case with news that Cray has signed a definitive agreement with Seagate to complete a strategic...

Speeding Up Big Data Analysis With Intel MKL and Intel DAAL
From insideHPC

Speeding Up Big Data Analysis With Intel MKL and Intel DAAL

"New algorithms that can query massive amounts of data an draw conclusions have been developed, but these algorithms need to be optimized on the underlying hardware...

Wayfind Research on Amazon and History
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wayfind Research on Amazon and History

Research pieces in Wayfind regarding Amazon and Customer ExperienceCurrent Issue- Alexa is Brand Agnostic- If it’s the Amazon Century, how did we get here?- Amazon...

From Computational Complexity

Lessons from Norway

For the last two weeks, the wife and I took a vacation to beautiful Norway to see the fjords and the North Cape, effectively the northernmost point in Europe. It...

Completion Obsession
From The Eponymous Pickle

Completion Obsession

Recall making some very informal observations in this space.    It also appears to be a particular obsession with some people.  A completion obsession?   Application...

Model Ensembling to Reduce Error
From The Eponymous Pickle

Model Ensembling to Reduce Error

Technical but nicely done piece, with code and intuitive arguments as to value.Via O'Reilly:An introduction to model ensembling by Jovan SardinhaModel ensembling...

Open Innovation at Fujitsu
From The Eponymous Pickle

Open Innovation at Fujitsu

Via Ideaconnection.comOpen Innovation Gatewayis dedicated to activating innovative practices — fasterOpen Innovation Gateway uses a collaborative approach to innovation...
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