January 30, 2017
Introduction Deep Learning isn't a recent discovery. The seeds were sown back in the 1950s when the first artificial neural network was created. Since then, progress has been rapid, with the structure of the neuron being "re-invented" artificially. Computers and mobiles have now become powerful enough to identify objects from images. Not just images, they can […]
Webinar Date: February 12, 2017
HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar to help you understand what it really takes to become a data scientist. Agenda of this webinar will include answers to these questions: - Why is it the best time to take up Data Science as a career? - How can you take the first step in […]
January 24, 2017
Most of the cable network companies use the Disjoint Set Union data structure in Kruskal’s algorithm to find the shortest path to lay cables across a city or group of cities. Which leads us to this post on the properties of Disjoint sets union and minimum spanning tree along with their example. Before we proceed with […]
January 22, 2017
In recent times, the Internet of Things is ubiquitous and is now a popular domain in the developer community. According to research by Statista, there are 6.21 million developers working in IoT and 5.36 million developers planning to work in IoT in next 6 months. If you want to get started in IoT and are […]
January 21, 2017
"Data Scientist: Sexiest Job of the 21st century"- Harvard Business Review, 2012 Talking of more recent times, Glassdoor also named it the "best job of the year" for 2016. Where did the title "Data Scientist" come from? It has been there in the market for less than a decade. It was coined by Dr. Dhanurjay Patil, […]
Webinar Date: January 24, 2017
HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on healthcare, to help you learn from the best programmers and domain experts from all over the world. Agenda of this webinar would include: - KONE, History, Event outline - Enabling Innovation by Integrations through KONE API - Using Bluemix platform to build your product. Innovation is […]
January 20, 2017
Is innovation is the key to a successful business? It is, but it cannot be a one-time thing. The key to a successful business is sustained innovation. The key lies in sustaining the culture of innovation that you started off with when you began operating out of your dorm room/garage, even after growing out of […]
January 20, 2017
When Donald Trump tweets about a company in your stock portfolio, you get an instant notification. You can then buy, sell, or hold the stocks. This is the function of a new app called Trump Trigger launched by Trigger Finance—an American Fintech company. This is the rapidly changing landscape of Fintech 4.0, and it is […]
Webinar Date: January 25, 2017
HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on healthcare, to help you learn from the best programmers and domain experts from all over the world. About the webinar: Healthcare in India is 100B$ market growing at a 22.9% CAGR and this sector became the fifth largest employer in 2015, both in terms of direct […]
January 19, 2017
Introduction Clustering algorithms are a part of unsupervised machine learning algorithms. Why unsupervised ? Because, the target variable is not present. The model is trained based on given input variables which attempt to discover intrinsic groups (or clusters). As the target variable is not present, we can't label those groups. Then, how is it done? That's the interesting part […]