T-4

So a few more days until my trip and I am so excited! I am 99.2% packed! A few more things left to do: Sync my music Print the first three days of my list Print my reservations, tickets,  and itineraries Charge all electronic devices a day before Check-in and print boarding passes Photocopy paperwork […]

Beyond Passion: The Science of Loving What You Do – Study Hacks – Cal Newport

Beyond Passion: The Science of Loving What You Do – Study Hacks – Cal Newport. Everything is sort of like a chain of events with me and it always ends with a book purchase for my Kindle. The specific post above (and the book I bought) was triggered by a different post at ma.tt talking about […]

Why deep learning is at least inspired by biology, if not the brain

Originally posted on Gigaom:
As deep learning continues gathering steam among researchers, entrepreneurs and the press, there’s a loud-and-getting-louder debate about whether its algorithms actually operate like the human brain does. The comparison might not make much of a difference to developers who just want to build applications that can identify objects or predict the next word…

Why deep learning is at least inspired by biology, if not the brain

Originally posted on Gigaom:
As deep learning continues gathering steam among researchers, entrepreneurs and the press, there’s a loud-and-getting-louder debate about whether its algorithms actually operate like the human brain does. The comparison might not make much of a difference to developers who just want to build applications that can identify objects or predict the next word…