Musings from my development journey.Topics
Talk from Aja Hammerly on Natural Language Processing for the machine learning track at Rails Conf 2017.
NLP is a field of computer science, artificial intelligence, and computational linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human (natural) languages.
Bad NLP requires too much specificity and requires a specific structure in order to be properly proc... Continue reading
Talk on machine learning by Ju at Rails Conf 2017.
I really enjoyed Ju's approach to approaching machine learning. Instead of jumping straight to the algorithm calls, he showed how to build a basic statistical analysis program, and then afterwards showed how machine learning algorithms can automate the process.
matplotlib.pyplot(can help with visualizations, plotting... Continue reading
Talk on machine learning given at Rails Conf 2017, by Matthew Mongeau
Pattern recognition is one of the keys to humans being able to understand what elements are based on historical fuzzy learning. Aka, being able to recognize when something is food vs when something isn't food.
Clustering and recognizing patterns of data to see how they fit together.... Continue reading
Talk given by Justin Searls at RailsConf 2017.
Issues with learning how to program:
"Programming is a philosophical activity that occurs in ... Continue reading