Tag Archives: industry

Machine learning in practice

In the last week of my old job, I saw a talk from one of Facebook’s Engineers about how they use machine learning in practice. His talk boiled down to 4 points: More data, better quality data: spend time collecting … Continue reading

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Industry vs. Academia

The question of industry vs. academia is on the mind of most PhD students and postdocs, especially at the point your current contract is about to end.  So I was interested to read the Guardian’s live chat yesterday about the pros … Continue reading

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