Kaggle is an Airbnb for Data Scientists — this is where they spend their nights and weekends. It is a crowd-sourced platform to attract, nurture, train, and challenge data scientists from all around the world to solve data science, machine learning and predictive analytics problems (Usmani).

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Cloud provides several technology options targeted towards solving a business challenge in a cost-effective way and minimizing the burden of maintaining hardware and software. However, in the cloud word technology choices are enormous and it evolves rapidly. This creates a challenge (arguably good to have) of using relevant technologies for…


ChatBots are cool and there is nothing more satisfying than to make a ChatBot in 10 minutes. We are pretty stoked about best practices too. Because of that although this article is aimed at someone who is building a chatbot for the first time, even experienced developers would take home…


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Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility grant is a five year $25 million program that harnesses the power of AI to amplify human capability for more than one billion people around the world with a disability. …


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Standard implementations of python today translate the source code into byte code and then the byte code is parsed and interpreted during execution. Since this byte code is generally not compiled as a machine level code a similarly written Python program can perform slower than a low-level compiled language like…


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I was fascinated when I first heard the term Exhaust Data. There are a lot of definitions floating around on the same topic, and I wanted to dig an inch deeper. In simple words exhaust data is the data which is generated without a specific purpose in mind and immediately…


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No more watching of recorded subtitled presentations, no more being passive and only leap reading, no more gulping questions, no more language barrier, no more special institutions. The real leap happened when Microsoft researchers reached human parity * in conversational speech recognition back in 2016 [1]. …

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