NLP metablog – A blog of blogs

NLP has grown into a field of wide applications ranging from chatbots to news generation. I started my journey into NLP with standard courses but a majority of my practical learnings came from personal blogs…

My Hackathon Experiences

My experiments in the world of hackathon started out of my boredom in office work and have turned out to be a rich collection of experiences. You can find my solutions at my github. RBL…

Towards Mature Data Science

Some pointers I learnt with time: Think of a variety of solutions instead of going for the first solution that comes to mind Define train/test/validation data Don't commit metrics to stakeholders before trying the solutions…

Machine Comprehension – 2

[latexpage] I have been interested in exploring the direction of machine comprehension from a long time and the new year seemed just perfect. This post is mostly about discussing the progress we have made to…

Is There A Curse Of Dimensionality?

The curse of dimensionality is a famous concept in Machine Learning which says that adding more features has to come at the cost of more data otherwise the model might not generalize. Hence, it is…

Making Amazon Hiring AI Unbiased

Why make an algo? The news of gender-bias in Amazon's hiring algorithm is all over the internet and this has opened a new thread on the topic of interpretability of machine learning models. Let me…

My Cryptocurrency Hackathon Strategy

On one fine afternoon, I was consuming LinkedIn and randomly stumbled upon a Cryptocurrency Hackathon post. I quickly checked the problem statement and event location. I had a 100% match on the problem statement as…

The Definitive Guide To Get In Data Science

If you are here, I believe that you have a strong interest to understand what it takes to become a Data Scientist. I am writing this post because I see a tremendous amount of people…