I previously talked about the curse of dimensionality (more than 2 years ago) related to Machine Learning. Here I wanted to discuss it in more depth and dive into the mathematics of it. High dimensions might sound like Physics’ string theory where our universe is made of more than 4 dimensions. This isn’t what we … More Hyperspheres & the curse of dimensionality
Unless you graduated in art, chances are you did a course in Statistics. Chances are you hated it. Most people I know postponed that course until the end of their degree, didn’t understand much about it and hated it dearly. I didn’t like it either and understood very little. A few years later when I … More What is Statistics and why should you care?
I often try to explain what Machine Learning is to people outside the field. I’m not always good at it but I am getting better. One of the confusion I often get when I start to elaborate the details is the presence of statistics in Machine Learning. For people outside the field, statistics are the … More Where is the statistics in Machine Learning?