Artificial Intelligence for Humans, Volume 2: Nature-Inspired Algorithms – Book Review

 

 In recent years Artificial Intelligence (AI) has rapidly gone from an obscure academic research field, to an ever more useful […]

Earth System Science: A Very Short Introduction – Book Review

 

 Years ago, while I was still a (precocious) teenager I had been gifted by my late great uncle a copy […]

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Darknet – Book Review

 

 Darknet is one of the most interesting and thought provoking sci fi books that I have read in awhile. As someone who is deeply immersed in the fields of machine learning and artificial intelligence, I have come across or thought […]

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Integrated Analytics – Platforms and Principles for Centralizing Your Data – eBook Review

 

 This is another short and to the point ebook from O’reilly media exploring various insights from the current developments in machine learning, data science and analytics fields. This one geared primarily for the analytics practitioners in corporate world who want […]

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The Future of Machine Intelligence – eBook Review

 

 I have read several of these short ebooks from O’Reilly Media, and even though most of them are interesting and informative, this one is quite in a league of its own. This is due in part to the very fascinating […]

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Getting Analytics Right – eBook Review

 

 Over a relatively short time period, analytics and data-driven decision making in corporate world have gone from obscure topics that only the most powerful companies could indulge in, to something that any business regardless of its size must dedicate a […]

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Computer Science: A Very Short Introduction – Book Review

 

 I have been writing code ever since I was a teenager, and these days it’s a major part of my work life. However, I have never had the opportunity to formally study Computer Science. Over the years, I have picked […]

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What is Artificial Intelligence? – eBook Review

 

 Thanks to many impressive and rapid advances over the past few years, Artificial Intelligence has come into the spotlight – again. This could just be one of many false starts that this field has seen over the many years of its […]

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Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know – Book Review

 

  This is a very engaging and informative introduction to cybersecurity and cyberwarfare. These topics have been getting a lot of spotlight lately, and they are only going to be more prominent in the upcoming years. Unfortunately, these topics are […]

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Water: A Very Short Introduction – Book Review

 

  This is a very well written and informative introduction to our scientific understanding of water. Even though water is one of the most common substances around (we ourselves are 70% water), the actual deep understanding of water has been […]