Machine Learning 101

Follow the White Rabbit The field of artificial intelligence and machine learning has exploded in the last decade. And thanks to The Matrix and Keanu Reeves, it’s all a bit scary and sexy. In this post, I’ll talk about some basic concepts of machine learning. Like with kids, there are different “learning styles”; in the case of the machines, they’re known as either supervised or unsupervised learning. Semantics You can teach a child to do something. You can even teach a dog! But, you cannot teach a machine. The word is train. Write that down because machine learning people will…