Tag - machinelearning

MIT shows how to tackle fake news using AI and ML

After the recent uproar about “fake news” , it is again all quiet in India. Well, not until, another lynching or riot happens. Whatsapp is busy spreading the use of it’s service, rather than strengthening it. The issue is going to haunt us again, very soon. There are two big...

FIFA 2018 Winner? Well, Machine Learning Algo Has Picked One

Goldman Sachs used machine learning to run 200,000 models, mining data on team and individual player attributes, to help forecast specific match scores. They then simulated 1 million possible variations of the tournament in order to calculate the probability of advancement for each squad. And the...

Google’s AlphaZero Destroys Stockfish In 100-Game Match

Machine learning wins. AlphaZero won the closed-door, 100-game match with 28 wins, 72 draws, and zero losses. it looks at “only” 80,000 positions per second, compared to Stockfish’s 70 million per second. AlphaZero was not “taught” the game in the traditional sense.

Of Machines and Humans : Morph or Die

Humans have another competitor in life these days. Machines. The recent trend of machine learning in the Information Technology (IT) sector, as reported widely in the media, may be a cause for alarm, concern, and uncertainty. Yet, could there be a solid lesson to be learnt by both professionals and...