KDnuggets™ News 17:n48, Dec 20: Machine Learning 2017 Key Trends; New Poll: When is AGI Coming?; AI Year End Roundup

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence: Main Developments in 2017 and Key Trends in 2018; New Poll: When will Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) be achieved?; Xavier Amatriain's Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Year-end Roundup; How to Generate FiveThirtyEight Graphs in Python; Transitioning to __data scientist Features |  Tutorials |  Opinions |  News |  Webcasts |  Courses |  Meetings |  Jobs |  Tops |  Image of the week


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Very Deep Learning, and Interesting Discoveries!

  Features
  • Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence: Main Developments in 2017 and Key Trends in 2018
  • New Poll: When will Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) be achieved?
  • Xavier Amatriain's Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Year-end Roundup
  • How to Generate FiveThirtyEight Graphs in Python
  • Transitioning to data Science: How to become a data scientist, and how to create a data science team
  • Cartoon: AI and Technology Transforming Christmas?
  • Deep Learning by Uber - at PAW Vegas 2018 - Best Price Ends Friday

  Tutorials, Overviews
  • Getting Started with TensorFlow: A Machine Learning Tutorial
  • A Guide for Customer Retention Analysis with SQL
  • NIPS 2017 Key Points & Summary Notes
  • Best Masters in data Science and Analytics - Asia and Australia Edition
  • The 10 Deep Learning Methods AI Practitioners Need to Apply

  Opinions
  • Industry Predictions: Main AI, Big Data, data Science Developments in 2017 and Trends for 2018
  • Accelerating Algorithms: Considerations in Design, Algorithm Choice and Implementation
  • Building an Audio Classifier using Deep Neural Networks
  • How Big data and New Technologies Are Changing Aging
  • How to Improve Machine Learning Performance? Lessons from Andrew Ng

  News
  • $5 data science eBooks and videos from Packt
  • Get Network insights in Excel with NodeXL
  • Watch the Best of Open data Science Talks of 2017 for Free

  Webcasts and Webinars
  • Data Science in 30 Minutes: A Conversation with Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro, President of KDnuggets, Jan 11
  • The Fastest Way to Benefit from Text Analytics, Dec 20 Webinar

  Courses, Education
  • Best data Science, Machine Learning Courses from Udemy, only $10 until Dec 21

  Meetings
  • Deep Learning by Uber - at PAW Vegas 2018 - Best Price Ends Friday
  • CogX London 2018, The Festival of all things AI, exclusive KDnuggets Discount
  • Learn from Google Brain, DeepMind, Facebook & other AI experts, KDnuggets offer
  • 4th AI NEXTCon Conf. Seattle, Jan 17-19, Early bird (50% off) ends soon

  Jobs
  • athenahealth: data Scientists
  • Ingram Micro: data Infrastructure Architect
  • The Humanalysts: data Analytics Team, 10
  • CloudStream: data Scientist

  Top Stories, Tweets
  • Top Stories, Dec 11-17: data Science, Machine Learning: Main Developments in 2017 and Key Trends in 2018; Top data Science and Machine Learning Methods Used in 2017
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 06-12: Top #DataScience and #MachineLearning Methods Used in 2017; Geoff Hinton Capsule Networks - a new way for machines to see


   Image of the week
Self-driving sleighs

From Cartoon: AI and Technology Transforming Christmas?