“if the history of machine learning were a Hollywood movie, the villain would be Marvin Minsky.” – Pedro Domingos Last year, Google Deepmind published in Nature journal that its program, AlphaGo has beaten a 2-dan professional Go player five out of five matches. This is an exciting news because in artificial intelligence (AI) field, Go […]

I am interested in machine learning and deep learning and this book gave an overview of the field for me. Machine learning can be categorized into 5 groups, symbolists, connectionists, evolutionaries, bayesians, and analogizers. All are looking to ways to simulate intelligence in machines by learning. Symbolists are the pure math type, using logic to […]