Category Archives: Machine Learning

“Ich traue meinen Augen nicht mehr!” – News im Artificial Intelligence Zeitalter

„Fake News!“ – seit ein paar Jahren vergeht kaum ein Tag, an dem wir diesem Begriff nicht begegnen. Aber wie es scheint, sind wir gerade erst an der Spitze des Eisbergs angekommen, denn die Zukunft unseres Nachrichtenkonsums ist ebenfalls durch einen Begriff geprägt, der uns fast täglich begegnet: „Artificial Intelligence“ (AI). Wie das nun alles zusammenhängt, erfahrt ihr, wenn ihr weiterlest.

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Chatbot to go, extra smart

Chatbots are a dime a dozen. Except for Alexa, Siri and co most of them are pretty stupid though. They only react to specific keywords and respond with a pre-defined phrase. Wouldn’t it be great to actually use the current hype around Machine Learning (ML) and NLP / NLU (Natural Language Processing / Understanding) to bring your chatbot to the next level? With a little bit of help from Microsoft Bot Framework, Botkit, Botmaster, API.AI, Wit.ai, Watson, LUIS and whatnot, you are in for a treat.

Chatbot/Robot by Alex Knight
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Machine Learning for Automatic Breast Cancer Detection

You may ask yourself the question: What is this Machine Learning thing all about? Why is it getting so much attention these days and why should I care? If you are a non-technical person, you may have heard the name many times before, but chances are you may not know what the fuss is all about. In this article, I want to give you a very quick hands-on impression of how machine learning can be useful to you and why it is so interesting. You do not need any technical background to follow through.

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