Installing Theano on Windows 8.1

So I tried using Caffe for some natural language processing and found it wasn’t well suited. While it’s great for image processing with convolution networks (CNN), it would take quite a bit of effort to add looping output to make a recurrent (RNN). Recurrent Neural networks are helpful in natural language processing. For instance, if … Read more

The State of Bitcoin in 2017

So I recently was corresponding with a friend about Bitcoin. Since I haven’t mentioned anything about my interest in cryptocurrency, here’s the summary I sent them, reposted with permission ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Totally in agreement that it’s a radical departure from previous asset transfer mechanisms.  Bitcoin is the first generation of tech that enables uncensorable payments in … Read more