18 04, 2016

Free Deep Learning Books in Spanish

2019-01-10T14:59:51+00:00April 18th, 2016|

Deep Learning – Introducción práctica con Keras En este libro el lector encontrará una guía para adentrarse de manera práctica al Deep Learning con la ayuda de la librería Keras. Aunque el Deep Learning se sustenta en fascinantes matemáticas, estas no son estrictamente necesarias para poder iniciarse e incluso crear proyectos que generen valor a la empresa gracias a [...]

13 04, 2016

New release of TensorFlow with distributed computing support

2017-08-08T22:45:33+00:00April 13th, 2016|

Few hours ago Google announced his TensorFlow 0.8 that includes distributed computing support. As we already presented in this blog, distributed TensorFlow is powered by the high-performance gRPC library, which supports training on hundreds of machines in parallel according Google post. It complements the recent announcement of Google Cloud Machine Learning, which enables us to use the Google Cloud Platform. The post also announces [...]

9 04, 2016

Calçotada season and the new Deep Learning book

2017-08-08T22:46:00+00:00April 9th, 2016|

The calçotada season is coming to an end. Keep this excellent recipe from Tampa Bay Times for next year. Now it is time to read First contact with TensorFlow book. Already available a paper version, PDF version and Kindle version. Also this book is going to be freely available on-line in my web page (html version) next April 23th , Saint George's day  (Sant Jordi Day). [...]

7 04, 2016

Cognitive Computing: Issues & Challenges

2017-08-08T22:46:11+00:00April 7th, 2016|

  (copy of a post appeared on BSC-CNS blog) Our last newsletter issue presents the BSC view about the challenges of Cognitive Computing. Some of you asked us a more extensive explanation. Here we go! Cognitive Computing? Intelligent systems are mainstream now in most industries [1]. They use artificial intelligence, natural language processing, machine learning, artificial neural networks, streaming analytics, unstructured [...]