Tag - Neural Networks

A Concise History of Neural Networks

“From the barren landscapes inside our personal devices come furtive anthems hummed by those digital servants who will one day be our overlords" A.I. winter The idea of neural networks began unsurprisingly as a model of how neurons in the brain funct...

A Quick Introduction to Neural Networks

This article provides a beginner level introduction to multilayer perceptron and backpropagation. By Ujjwal Karn. An Artificial Neural Network (ANN) is a computational model that is inspired by the way biological neural networks in the human brain pr...

An Intuitive Explanation of Convolutional Neural Networks

This article provides a easy to understand introduction to what convolutional neural networks are and how they work. By Ujjwal Karn. What are Convolutional Neural Networks and why are they important? Convolutional Neural Networks (ConvNets or CNNs) a...

Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) Introduction, Part 1

This intro to ANNs will look at how we can train an algorithm to recognize images of handwritten digits. We will be using the images from the famous MNIST (Mixed National Institute of Standards and Technology) database. By Kenneth Soo, Stanford. Take...

Book Review: Learning TensorFlow

AI and deep learning are pretty hot technologies right now, what with the accelerating interest in computer vision, image recognition and classification, natural language processing (NLP), and speech recognition. Deep Neural Networks (DNNs), upon whi...

Custom Optimizer in TensorFlow

How to customize the optimizers to speed-up and improve the process of finding a (local) minimum of the loss function using TensorFlow. comments By Benoit Descamps, BigData Republic. Introduction Neural Networks play a very important role when modeli...

Deep Learning – Past, Present, and Future

There is a lot of buzz around deep learning technology. First developed in the 1940s, deep learning was meant to simulate neural networks found in brains, but in the last decade 3 key developments have unleashed its potential. comments By Henry H. Ec...

Devin Soni

Spiking Neural Networks, the Next Generation of Machine Learning Everyone who has been remotely tuned in to recent progress in machine learning has heard of the current 2nd generation artificial neural networks used for machine learning. These are ge...

KDnuggets A Beginner’s Guide to Neural Networks with R!

In this article we will learn how Neural Networks work and how to implement them with the R programming language! We will see how we can easily create Neural Networks with R and even visualize them. Basic understanding of R is necessary to understand...

KDnuggets A Quick Introduction to Neural Networks

This article provides a beginner level introduction to multilayer perceptron and backpropagation. By Ujjwal Karn. An Artificial Neural Network (ANN) is a computational model that is inspired by the way biological neural networks in the human brain pr...