Recursive (not Recurrent!) Neural Networks in TensorFlow

Previous post Next post            Tweet Tags: Neural Networks, TensorFlow Learn how to implement recursive neural networks in TensorFlow, which can be used to learn tree-like structures, or directed acyclic graphs. By Alireza Nejati, University of Auckland. For the past few days I’ve been working on how to implement recursive neural networks in TensorFlow. Recursive neural networks (which I’ll call TreeNets from…
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Jimdo: Data Scientist

Previous post Next post            Tweet Tags: Data Scientist, Germany, Hamburg, Jimdo Seeking a Data Scientist to be a part of Jimdo’s data team, using Data Science and Big Data tools to achieve data-driven goals. Company: JimdoLocation: Hamburg, GermanyWeb: www.jimdo.comPosition: Data Scientist_Contact_: Send resumes to jobs@jimdo.com.For information contact Mareike Frerichs, mareike.frerichs@jimdo.com. With Jimdo’s simple, click to edit interface,…
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Jimdo: Data Engineer

Previous post Next post            Tweet Tags: Data Engineer, Germany, Hamburg, Jimdo Seeking a Data Engineer to be a part of Jimdo’s data team, using Data Science and Big Data tools to achieve data-driven goals. Company: JimdoLocation: Hamburg, GermanyWeb: www.jimdo.comPosition: Data Engineer_Contact_: Send resumes to jobs@jimdo.com.For information contact Mareike Frerichs, mareike.frerichs@jimdo.com. With Jimdo’s simple, click to edit interface,…
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Sean Suchter on the promise and challenges of Spark

Construction progress on the Guiyang-Guangzhou high-speed railway. (source: Billyshanenunn on Wikimedia Commons).To learn more about running your clusters more effectively and consistently in multitenant environments, download the free report Hadoop and Spark Performance for the Enterprise. I recently talked to Sean Suchter, co-founder and CEO of Pepperdata, about why Spark has become so popular and where it still presents challenges.…
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The useR! 2016 Tutorials

by Joseph Rickert Over the years I have seen several excellent tutorials at useR!conferences that were not only very satisfying “you had to be there” experiences but were also backed up with meticulously prepared materials of lasting value. This year, quite a few  useR!20i6 tutorials measure up to this level of quality. My take on why things turned out this way…
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Determining the Economic Value of Data

Previous post Next post            Tweet Tags: Big Data, Business Context, Business Strategy, Economics This post introduces a data economic valuation process that uses an organization’s key business initiatives as this basis for establishing prudent value. By William Schmarzo, EMC. comments [Note: I have been trying to write this blog for several years. But instead of trying to…
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Why experimental economics might well be doing better than social psychology when it comes to replication

There’s a new paper, “Evaluating replicability of laboratory experiments in economics,” by Colin Camerer, Anna Dreber, Eskil Forsell, Teck-Hua Ho, Jürgen Huber, Magnus Johannesson, Michael Kirchler, Johan Almenberg, Adam Altmejd, Taizan Chan, Emma Heikensten, Felix Holzmeister, Taisuke Imai, Siri Isaksson, Gideon Nave, Thomas Pfeiffer, Michael Razen, Hang Wu, which three different people sent to me, including one of the authors…
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Big Data into Big Profits: Northwestern Executive Education Course, Aug 25-26, San Francisco

Big Data into Big Profits: Northwestern Executive Education Course, Aug 25-26, San Francisco            Tweet Previous post Next post Tags: Big Data, CA, Monetizing, Northwestern, Profit, Russell Walker, San Francisco Join Northwestern Executive Education Course “Big Data to Big Profits: Strategies for Monetizing Social, Mobile, and Digital Data with Data Science”, Aug 25-26, in San Francisco. Join Northwestern…
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British Geological Survey: Senior Data Scientist

Previous post Next post            Tweet Tags: Data Scientist, Geoscience, Nottingham, UK The British Geological Survey (BGS) is one of the world’s leading and forward thinking geological science institutes with a focus on both public good science for government and geoscientific research to understand earth and environmental processes. Company: BGSLocation: Nottingham, UKWeb: www.bgs.ac.uk/Position: Senior Data Scientist_Contact_:Apply online and…
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