Monthly Archives: June 2019

Association Rule Mining

Users who bought this… Also bought this…‘ can be considered as the statement of this generation. There is not a single shopping application not showcasing this feature to gain more from the buyers. We humans always look for more similar … Continue reading

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The first robot artist exhibition in Oxford

Described as “the world’s first ultra-realistic AI humanoid robot artist”, Ai-Da brings “a new voice” to the art world by opening her first solo exhibition of eight drawings, 20 paintings, four sculptures and two video works. Link

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Bringing Analytics to the Soccer Transfer Season

SAS posted an article that shares how they applied analytics to optimize players movements between clubs during the soccer transfer season. Every team needs to answer the ultimate question: “How should we allocate our transfer budget to maximize the benefit … Continue reading

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From “Monolithic” to “Microservices”

Traditionally web applications wrapped up business logic, data retrieval, validation, persistence, security and UI in a single bundle deployed on a web server such as Tomcat. This approach continues to work well but nowadays it’s called “monolithic” and many web … Continue reading

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The math problem that could bring the world to a halt

Dynamic resource allocation problems arise from a range of different real-world scenarios and each one has its own specific issues. “Dynamic resource allocation problems deal with changing inputs and environments, which are highly dynamic and difficult to estimate and predict, … Continue reading

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Context Rules The Modern World

John Hagel published the article “Navigating from the Industrial Age to the Contextual Age“:  “Context is becoming more and more central to value creation. If we don’t pay attention to the circumstances surrounding a person or an event, we’re unlikely … Continue reading

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Google Research Football: A Novel Reinforcement Learning Environment

Today Google Research announced the release of the Football Environment, a novel Reinforcement Learning (RL) environment where agents aim to master the world’s most popular sport—football (soccer). Modeled after popular football video games, the Football Environment provides a physics based … Continue reading

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