My Teachers

My Teachers

Jeff, you have the board. Ummm… I’ll take Random James Trivia for $400, Alex. (( u can read right? )) Oh! I know this one. What is a male prostitute? (james XD) Ok, that bit’s done now. Male prostitute was never a career goal. Well, I mean, it’s not COMPLETELY off the table. You never

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Learning to See [Part 4: Machine Learning]

Learning to See [Part 4: Machine Learning]

Last time, we left off wondering how to improve on our knowledge engineering approach to identifying fingers in images. Fortunately for us, there is a better approach, and its roots go all the way back to the beginning of AI. In the late 1940s, IBM engineer Arthur Samuel took on an interesting side project, writing

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