SAS: The Unreasonable Benefits of Deep Learning

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Earlier this month, Dan gave a talk at Sentiment Analysis Symposium discussing why businesses should consider adopting deep learning solutions. His slides and a video of the presentation are available for those of you who couldn’t make it — if you have any questions, click the little chat bubble at the bottom right hand corner… Read more

Claim this Bounty: Build an Image Classifier

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If you haven’t already played around with Custom Collections, now is a good time to get started — we’re offering a bounty for the best new image classifier created with our Custom Collections API. Custom Collections is one of our new training APIs that allows you to build your own machine learning model with roughly… Read more

How Machine Learning is Shaping Digital Marketing

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Last week Dan Kuster held a workshop at General Assembly Boston on how machine learning is changing — and improving — the way digital marketers do their jobs. Video and slides below. Overview Machine learning allows a marketer to target people based on an actual understanding of their interests, habits, and personality, rather than typical… Read more

Deep Advances in Generative Modeling

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Earlier this month, Alec Radford — indico’s Head of Research — led a talk at Boston ML Forum. He presented an overview of recent work in generative modeling, including research that he, Luke Metz, and Soumith Chintala (FAIR) released in November 2015: Unsupervised Representation Learning with Deep Convolutional Generative Adversarial Networks. Video and slides below.… Read more

indico Wins Boston TechJam 2015

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On Thursday, the indico team piled into an Uber with a flat screen TV, bags of cool swag, a N64, Super Smash Bros, and a mission to tell everyone at Boston TechJam 2015 how machine learning can – and will – change the world. We couldn’t have expected a more inspiring response. It was thrilling… Read more

Using Passage for Text Analysis with Recurrent Neural Networks at Next.ML Cambridge

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Next.ML made its way over to our side of the country on April 27 in Cambridge, MA. At the conference, our Head of Research, Alec Radford, led his workshop on General Sequence Learning Using Recurrent Neural Networks again with a couple of new updates. Alec’s presentation now includes a tutorial with sample code on how… Read more

Create a Customized RSS Feed with indico Text Tags, Python, & HTML

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Introduction This tutorial describes how to create a customized, automated RSS feed for reddit using the indico Text Tags API with Python and HTML/CSS. This takes four steps: Setup [Python] Categorization and setting thresholds [Python] Access reddit’s RSS feed [Python] Create a basic front-end [HTML/CSS] This tutorial assumes that you’re already familiar with Python and… Read more