How AI and deep learning relates to big data

12 Mar 2018 | Tags: , , , , | Posted by Doug Rose

Fueling the rise of machine learning and deep learning is the availability of massive amounts of data, often referred to as big data. If you wanted to create an AI program to identify pictures of cats, you could access millions of cat images online. The same is true, or more true, of other types of […]

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Why did machine learning take so long to catch on?

05 Mar 2018 | Tags: , , , | Posted by Doug Rose

You may be wondering why machine learning took so long to catch on. After all, Arthur Samuel created his revolutionary checkers program in 1959. Machine learning was poised to become the dominant form of artificial intelligence. It had the wind at its back. What happened is that machine learning took a backseat to other innovations […]

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