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A generalized quadratic loss for deep neural network for multi-class classification

I'm evaluating the possibility to introduce a new loss for the subject described above. Let $l$ be the number of examples, $q$ the number of classes, $p_{i,r}$ the $r$ classifier output on example $i$...
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Growth function of a 6-dimensional linear classifier

In our course, we are dealing with a d-dimensional classification problem ($\chi = \mathbb{R}^{d}$ as our input space, and $y = \{-1,+1\}$). Our hypothesis class $H$ consists of all hypotheses of the ...
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Learning to rank: how is the label calculated?

I am studying learning to rank and not sure I understand how the train sample and final label (relevance score) is constructed. Lets assume we sell furniture online. We have logged customer's query, ...
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Linear Regression

I'm starting to learn machine learning and one of the first things that is mentioned is the usage of a linear regression method. Basically, we have a bunch of data points and we want to fit a line ...
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How do I approach learning Data Science/ML the 'rightest' way? [closed]

First of all, I am not sure if this is the right place to post this so please do let me know if it isn't and tell me where it should be. I really just don't know where to go with this question. Some ...
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Which machine learning algorithm can be used for traffic prediction using images from Google Maps? [closed]

I am doing a traffic prediction project. I am using data from Google Maps. I'm collecting maps of different location and analyzing them. I am converting the maps to images, analyzing the image, and ...
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Checking skewness of variables

I follow a tutorial for the current dataset I'm working on. In this tutorial the target variable is check for skewness, and corrected het for by by taking the log transformation. Hereafter, skewness ...
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CNN to many outputs

I have a dataset with 100 columns (categorial one-hot encoded) and 1 column with text data (simple sentences) and i want to build a neural network to arround 380.000 outputs labels. I have no idea ...
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Why can't continuous variables be used for the estimator of learning curves, when using StratifiedKFold to split the dataset?

I want to produce learning curves for three regression models run on data containing 200 samples, 10 features and 1 target variable. The target variable contains two clusters/peaks, making it ...
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How to know for sure if we can learn from a given data or not?

I want to know that given a set of data and a target, how we can know for sure whether we can learn from that data to make any inference or not?
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Machine Learning/Text Analysis/Algorithm Pointers

I'm looking for a reference or point in the right direction since I'm not too familiar with machine learning or algorithms. I'd prefer to work in R, but I could also do Python. Any reference to a ...
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Columns with no (or nearly no) differences between rows worth keeping?

I have a dataset which contains multiple columns. On analysis, I found out that there were few columns which contain just a single value. There was 0 in all the rows of these columns. Does it hold any ...
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Learning to cluster using one sample per class

I have a question regarding an idea. I know many ML algorithms and I know how they work and perform. But I have an idea which I believe in should be similar to one of the current available methods. ...
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How to prepare data for LSTM time series prediction

I have a binary classification task for time series data. Every 14 rows in my CSV is relevant to one time slot. How should I prepare this data to be used in LSTM? In other word how to feed the model ...
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Which is better for Data Science, a double major in Math & CS or Physics & CS? [closed]

My dream occupation is to work as a Data Scientist. I'm soon going to be completing my first semester as a physics student, as part of an incredibly prestigious physics program. We get to run an ...
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Topics to cover for software developer interested in data analytics

First of all I don't know if this is the appropriate place to post this question. If it's not, I apologize in advance. It seems like the most relevant Stack Exchange sub. A little about myself: I'm ...
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Any guidance for new beginners interested in data science [closed]

I am a student with a master degree in biostatistics. I am interested in data science. I know SAS and R. No experience with python. May I ask for your experts' advice on how to teach myself data ...
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Verification of trained system

I have trained a system in order to detect some features from a set of scenarios. Now the system can detect and classify that set. How can I validate how that system works in real world? What ...
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Interpret User Interfaces with Machine Learning

I am currently working on a prototype of an application that should be able to interact with user interfaces. Now every user interface has some common elements, like buttons, scrollbars, input fields ...