“Exploration vs Exploitation” Dilemma of autodidacts

In Reinforcement Learning, there is something known as Exploration vs Exploitation tradeoff. In this post I would be talking about the tradeoff and some personal dilemma as well. Follow this thread once - https://twitter.com/alienelf/status/1082949406977114112 I think if you are in self learning mode then you must have gone through this. So Let me explain a … Continue reading “Exploration vs Exploitation” Dilemma of autodidacts

AI an embarrassment?

With that start of 2019, I would like to point our attention to the danger we are posing to the world as AI community. I am not saying that the whole AI community is thoughtlessly progressing. No! The best part about our community is that we are thinking and debating openly about the steps we … Continue reading AI an embarrassment?

Which one should I choose as a beginner in Deep Learning pytorch or tensorflow?

I know I know. It is really daunting to start learning deep learning today. I remember August-September of 2017 when I was starting to tiptoe in the waters of deep learning. I still remember reading my first paper and how formidable experience it was, specially for an autodidact programmer like me. I was so confused … Continue reading Which one should I choose as a beginner in Deep Learning pytorch or tensorflow?

Airflow, Hadoop, Hue, Python and Twitter Sentiment Analysis

So this week at my work place I took baby steps to being a Data Scientist! I just peaked into distributed computing, data warehousing and data crunching(add more terms like these, to sound cool). Airflow and Hadoop ecosystem made me go "oh wow!". I built a very simple Twitter sentiment analysis big data solution using … Continue reading Airflow, Hadoop, Hue, Python and Twitter Sentiment Analysis

When mathematics lover meets Computer…

People often ask, why learn mathematics? Where do I apply it? Well this is how mathematics influences you everyday, every minute whenever you click and upload a pic. This post is going to be targeted for those who love mathematics and are mesmerised by its beauty. Today I implemented very simple version of something known as … Continue reading When mathematics lover meets Computer…