The Data Science of Abuse

Findings suggest that the more men were abused as children, the more they were likely to rape as adults. Let us talk about the good side of Facebook, Google, Instagram and all other platforms which…

Artificial Intelligence in Dating

30% of Tinder users are married people. Enough has been said about the dangers of AI; I want to throw a light on something else. AI can not only disrupt professional life but personal as…

Men Vs Artificial Intelligence

“The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.” ― Edsger W. Dijkstra I and Pavan, a man with extensive experience in making trading…

Henry Miller on Writing & Everything

“When you can’t create you can work.” Just stumbled upon these pearls in book "Henry Miller on writing" Work on one thing at a time until finished. Start no more new books, add no more…

Facebook’s Analysis on Relationships

Facebook ran a series of blog entries about relationships for Valentine's Day in 2014. Here they are: the latest and greatest data on love from people who love data. Love and Religion The Age of…

Blown by Imbalance – Part 1

Imagine a bank wants to predict which of its future customers would default on a loan granted by the bank. The bank would already have historical data from the past years that says how many…

How to choose a Machine Learning algorithm

This post is taken from Microsoft's blog and gives a good approach on the dilemma of algorithm selection. Considerations when choosing an algorithm Accuracy Getting the most accurate answer possible isn't always necessary. Sometimes an…

A hypothesis of life

At any point of time we have x number of possibilities for a given action. The action can be a random variable or a calculated variable. The logic which is used to calculate the variable…

How to train your Neural Network

[latexpage] The value of a neural network lies in its hyper-tuning. General intuition The VA(validation accuracy) of your NN(Neural network) is always going to be less than TA(train accuracy). So if the maximum TA it…