Celebrity Style Transfer

It’s the weekend and time for more machine learning fun! This time, we’re going to do some celebrity style transfer - neural style transfer is a machine learning technique for recomposing images in…


AI Augmented Creativity

With the rate of technological change faster than ever, companies cannot leave research and development to chance. The increase in publishing scientists and the number of academic journals has caused…


Grow Your Business with Machine Learning

Whether your goal is to voice enable your applications or simply "solve intelligence", there has never been a better time to get started with machine learning. I wrote recently about how 7.5 million…


Fisher Iris Dataset Classification with Torch

Note: The code supporting this post can be found on GitHub. For people interested in deep learning, there's never been a better selection of open-source frameworks available. I recently took some…


Baidu Open-Sources AI Secrets

Baidu (the Chinese Google) has just released its WARP-CTC library on GitHub under an open-source Apache licence. CTC is an objective function that can be used for the supervised training of sequence…


From Deep Blue to Deep Trouble?

On 11th May 1997, Deep Blue, a chess-playing computer developed by IBM, beat the then world champion Gary Kasparov at chess.  It won the six game match with two wins and three draws. Kasparov accused…


From Neural Networks to Deep Learning

A few years ago, I began blogging about Neural Networks. I have had an interest in this side of machine learning for more time than I can remember. However, even though these amazingly useful…