Horse Racing

Horse Racing and the Wisdom of Crowds

I am a firm believer in the Wisdom of Crowds. Sometimes if I’m running an event, I like to pass a jar of sweets through the audience and have everybody guess how many sweets are contained. Plotting…


Building Word2vec in TensorFlow

The rise of TensorFlow over the past year has been amazing. It is now one of the most popular open source projects on GitHub and certainly the fastest growing deep learning library available. At the…


Semantically Ordering Word Lists in Python

I am sure most people who read this blog are familiar with word embedding. If not, word embedding is a feature learning technique in natural language processing (NLP) where words or phrases are…


Sentiment Analysis with Python

In this post, I will demonstrate  how quick and easy it is to run sentiment analysis on text data - inspiration for this post came from Sirajology - many thanks for your awesome videos! Sentiment…