Data

How Many Murderers Will You Walk Past?

Note: the below is an exercise in Fermi estimation, which is a great way of making accurate, if not precise,...

The Value of the Qualitative Experience: Reversing Neural Networks

As a child, I would often stare at the clouds and assign identities to their shapes. There were clouds that...

Teaching a Computer to Play Video Games

One of the coolest new videos making the rounds is a video by Seth Bling where he introduces a scheme...

How Small is Big Data?

A quick exercise in market sizing It’s a pretty wild world out there. If you ask IBM, they’ll tell you...