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B.A. in Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, University of Connecticut

EDA part 2: Learning about Estimates of Location

## EDA part 2: Learning about Estimates of Location

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Exploratory Data Analysis: what is it?

## Exploratory Data Analysis: what is it?

Softmax Activation Function: walk through the math with me

## Softmax Activation Function: walk through the math with me

How Neural Networks work: activation functions

## How Neural Networks work: activation functions

Random Forests: improving decision trees (ML Log 12)

## Random Forests: improving decision trees (ML Log 12)

Deep Learning: when and why is it useful? (ML Log 11)

## Deep Learning: when and why is it useful? (ML Log 11)

Entropy: what is it and why should you care? (ML log 10)

## Entropy: what is it and why should you care? (ML log 10)

Machine Learning Log 9: Decision trees and mushrooms

## Machine Learning Log 9: Decision trees and mushrooms

Do you need math to get started with Machine Learning? My slightly ranty opinion and some tips for growth

## Do you need math to get started with Machine Learning? My slightly ranty opinion and some tips for growth

Machine Learning Log 8: an intuitive overview of gradient descent

## Machine Learning Log 8: an intuitive overview of gradient descent

Machine Learning Log 7: understanding the loss function - fancy math symbols explained!

## Machine Learning Log 7: understanding the loss function - fancy math symbols explained!

Machine Learning Log 6: Linear regression explained by a non mathy person (part 1)

## Machine Learning Log 6: Linear regression explained by a non mathy person (part 1)

Machine Learning Log 5: a brief overview of unsupervised learning

## Machine Learning Log 5: a brief overview of unsupervised learning

Machine Learning log 4: resources and thoughts on self-study

## Machine Learning log 4: resources and thoughts on self-study

Machine Learning Log 3: a brief summary of supervised learning

## Machine Learning Log 3: a brief summary of supervised learning

Studying a programming language: tips from a former language teacher

## Studying a programming language: tips from a former language teacher

Machine Learning Log: how Python works in 1 minute or less

## Machine Learning Log: how Python works in 1 minute or less

Machine Learning Log: what's the difference between AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning?

## Machine Learning Log: what's the difference between AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning?

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