Abhishek Sharma
Abhishek Sharma
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I research and cover latest happenings in data science. My fervent interests are in latest technology and humor/comedy (an odd combination!). When I'm not busy reading on these subjects, you'll find me watching movies or playing badminton.

All You Need To Know About The 2018 Cryptocurrency Slump

Earlier this March, the cryptocurrency market took a massive hit in terms of price. The total market capitalisation went from $372 billion to $309 billion in just one day. Bitcoin was the most affected in this $60 billion variation. Although…

Understanding Type I And Type II Errors

Starting on a lighter note, let’s dig into one area called hypothesis testing. In statistics, hypothesis testing is used to decide whether a particular claim made on a population of data is true or false from a sample available. Just…

Meet Weka, The Wonderkid Of Machine Learning Software

While Python and R have been dominating the programming domain for long, one particular tool that rose in parallel is Weka. Developed by University of Waikato, New Zealand, Weka stands for Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis. This software was exclusively…

5 Reasons Why Linux OS Is A Hot Favorite Among Coders

Operating systems have come a long way in the past few decades. What was once dominated by Microsoft Windows or Apple MacOS is no longer the norm these days. After Y2K, a variety of OS have come into play as…

Tableau’s NLP-Driven Ask Data Will Transform BI And Data Visualisation

Tableau, a platform which specialises in visualisation software for analytics recently added a feature which uses natural language in its software. The feature called ‘Ask Data’, allows users to work with data by just conversing with the software. What Is…

India And Russia Collaborate To Strengthen AI And Blockchain Systems

On Tuesday, India and Russia signed an agreement to increase cooperation in areas of artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and explore the possibility of joint work in healthcare sectors. Apart from these areas, the two nations have also agreed to increase…

China Wants To Setup Earth’s First AI Colony

In the coming days, China is set to build the first ever artificial intelligence colony on Earth. Speaking on this development, President Xi Jinping told media that this AI colony would serve as a base for unmanned submarine science and…

Tackling Underfitting And Overfitting Problems In Data Science

One of the major challenges in data science, especially concerning machine learning, is how well the models align themselves to the training data. Underfitting and overfitting are familiar terms while dealing with the problem mentioned above. For the uninitiated, in…

5 Ways In Which Artificial Intelligence Has Changed Smartphone Cameras

Smartphones have become an indispensable part of most people’s lives. Be it in terms of camera, build quality, design, performance or features, all of these are packed in today’s phones. Over the last two years, artificial intelligence has also become…

Machine Learning 101: How To Kickstart Your Learning Journey

When it comes to pursuing a career in machine learning, it is not as simple as learning and getting ahead in their careers. Beginners are often bewildered with countless learning resources out there. This guide tells exactly where to kickstart…

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