Tag - Markov

adam kelleher

The Data Processing Inequality If you look at the wikipedia article for the data processing inequality, it’s really just a stub (as of the time this article was published). The inequality is given, but there is little context. The data processing ine...

Decision Modelling in R Workshop in The Netherlands!

Share Tweet The Decision Analysis in R for Technologies in Health (DARTH) workgroup is hosting a two-day workshop on decision analysis in R in Leiden, The Netherlands from June 7-8, 2018. A one-day introduction to R course will also be offered the da...

Devin Soni

Introduction to Markov Chains What are Markov chains, when to use them, and how they work Markov chains are a fairly common, and relatively simple, way to statistically Scenario To begin, I will describe them with a very common example: Imagine that...

Go, Marvin Minsky, and the Chasm that AI Hasn’t Yet Crossed

An exclusive inside look at how artificial intelligence and machine learning work at Apple On July 30, 2014, Siri had a brain transplant. Three years earlier, Apple had been the first major tech company to integrate a smart assistant into its operati...

Introduction to Markov Chains

What are Markov chains, when to use them, and how they work comments By Devin Soni, Computer Science Student (Generated from http://setosa.io/ev/markov-chains/) Markov chains are a fairly common, and relatively simple, way to statistically model rand...

Qualitative Data Science: Using RQDA to analyse interviews

Share Tweet Qualitative data science sounds like a contradiction in terms. Data scientists generally solve problems using numerical solutions. Even the analysis of text is reduced to a numerical problem using Markov chains, topic analysis, sentiment...

Reinforcement Learning in R

161 SHARES Share Tweet Reinforcement learning has gained considerable traction as it mines real experiences with the help of trial-and-error learning to model decision-making. Thus, this approach attempts to imitate the fundamental method used by hum...

Steven Levy

An exclusive inside look at how artificial intelligence and machine learning work at Apple On July 30, 2014, Siri had a brain transplant. Three years earlier, Apple had been the first major tech company to integrate a smart assistant into its operati...