The Role of Probability in Machine Learning!

Greeting to all! This post is an extension to the post I wrote last time. In the last post I talked a bit about linear algebra. In this post I’ll talk about Probability and it’s importance in Machine Learning. With the recent advancement of Statistical Machine Learning theory probability is the most powerful tool for analyzing Machine … More The Role of Probability in Machine Learning!

Mathematics 101

When I started Machine Learning course, there were plenty of courses online. I started watching these courses without refreshing my math concepts, initially I felt there is no need for mathematical basis, but as I started exploring advanced stuff I realized that one cannot master the subject and obviously cannot apply it for real world … More Mathematics 101

Let’s jump straight to Machine Learning. But wait!

Ok now you know what Machine Learning, Data Science means let’s dive into it. But wait !,should we jump straight into the meat of ML?. I have done some courses on Machine Learning and Data mining, in college and through some MOOC’s (Massive Open Online Courses). What I observed was most instructor’s jump straight to … More Let’s jump straight to Machine Learning. But wait!

Introduction.

Hello World! This is my first post in the series of posts I’ll be writing on Machine Learning, Big data and stuff. I’ll start by giving introduction to these fields and some terms which have been popping a lot these days. You might be wondering why you should read a new blog when there are … More Introduction.

What the heck is this big data and data science ?

These days terms like big data, Machine Learning, Predictive analytics, data mining, Pattern recognition are popping up frequently. But these are lot of terms and there is lot of confusions related to these names and their meanings. I thought for the first post I’ll explain meaning of all these terms and relation between these fields. … More What the heck is this big data and data science ?