Assessing Text Through Bag of Words Model in Natural Language Processing
According to McKinsey, NLP accelerates the synthesis of various non-automated processes by 60% and has a great impact especially in the field of healthcare Natural Language Processing (NLP) has become an important part of modern systems. It is used extensively in search engines, conversational interfaces, document processors, and so on.... Read more
WhiteNoise is the newly available Differential Privacy System by OpenDP.  The intent of Differential Privacy is to preserve the security of personally identifiable information & prevent against database reconstruction attacks.  The methods provided by the WhiteNoise system are part of a toolkit that enables researchers to readily enhance their... Read more
How You Can Use Federated Learning for Security & Privacy
We’re seeing an increased focus and effort by consumers and policymakers toward enhancing privacy related to the collection and usage of data. In 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect in Europe and affected enterprises doing business in the European Union. GDPR requires enterprises to be more... Read more
There are tons of options in the Machine Learning world. You may have noticed a large number of frameworks, libraries, and formats that are floating around. Machine Learning is one of the most “hot” topics of the decade, and the tooling built as we are riding this train. The... Read more
Top Data Engineering Talks from ODSC East 2020
It’s one thing to build a Machine Learning model, it’s another thing to effectively deploy it in your business. To navigate the challenges of moving Machine Learning models through production and deployment, it’s essential to have a strong understanding of MLOps and Data Engineering. It’s perhaps unsurprising, then, that... Read more
Free Download: The ODSC Introduction to Machine Learning
Machine learning is arguably the most popular starting point for anyone looking to get into data science, and where many organizations start to implement AI into their practice. With AI becoming commonplace in much of the world, even the term “machine learning” itself is starting to become common knowledge.... Read more
Designing a Practical and Compelling Data Visualization
Data visualization is the most powerful way to communicate data to both technical and non-technical audiences. It’s also the most “taken-for-granted” component of analytics. Few analysts have formal training in data visualization best practices. Exacerbating the problem is that the default options in applications like PowerPoint and Excel are poorly designed;... Read more
AI-Driven Methods for Detecting and Preventing Online Fraud
Today’s fraudsters leverage increasingly sophisticated techniques to infiltrate networks and cause harm. From distributed DNS attacks to fake accounts, account takeovers, credential stuffing, and card cracking, their methods are varied and hard to detect — let alone preventing online fraud. Fraud can have a tremendous financial impact on an... Read more
10 Python Image Manipulation Tools
Our world today is full of data and images form a significant part of this data. However, to be put to any use, these images need to be processed. Image processing is thus the process of analyzing and manipulating a digital image, primarily aimed at improving its quality or... Read more
Predictive Analytics in Business | ML vs. System Modeling
Predictive analytics works in the real world without us understanding exactly how. We turn on our cell phones and expect them to work without understanding the fundamentals. We push the gas pedal and expect the car to go. Even something as simple as a pencil may not be common... Read more