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Overfitting

Overfitting

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed or receive an email of new posts [served by Google].In a probably apocryphal story, an AI research team tried to train a computer to detect a tank among a forest.  They showed it 50 tanks in a…

Squirrel!

Squirrel!

Sometime ago, I showed up at a potential customers office to provide a demonstration of our software product.  When we entered the conference room about 16 employees had already arrived.  Normally in this situation, people would be making small talk or joking among themselves, but in this case, they were…