Matt Escobar
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Matt Escobar

Postdoctoral researcher on machine learning applied to chemical engineering, University of Tokyo

Confused By Data Visualization? Here'S How To Cope In A World Of Many Features
Data ScienceData Science 101Understanding Big Data

The late data visionary Hans Rosling mesmerised the world with his work, contributing to a more informed society. Rosling used global health data to paint a stunning picture of how our world is a better place now than it was in the past, bringing hope through data. Now more than

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Artificial Intelligence: Here'S What You Need To Know To Understand How Machines Learn
Artificial IntelligenceData ScienceMachine Learning

From Jeopardy winners and Go masters to infamous advertising-related racial profiling, it would seem we have entered an era in which artificial intelligence developments are rapidly accelerating. But a fully sentient being whose electronic “brain” can fully engage in complex cognitive tasks using fair moral judgement remains, for now, beyond

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