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If you’re an experienced programmer interested in crunching data, this book will get you started with machine learning—a toolkit of algorithms that enables computers to train themselves to automate useful tasks. Authors Drew Conway and John Myles White help you understand machine learning and statistics tools through a series of hands-on case studies, instead of a traditional math-heavy presentation.


On Sep 1 Allan Dahl wrote: Basic machine learning theory
I’ve long been fascinated by Artificial Intelligence and wanted to get started without knowing where to begin. This is why I picked up this book, thinking this would be a good starting point. Truth be told, this was a good book and gave some insight, but not what I was currently looking for though. So for beginners into AI this is not the starting point. Full Review  >

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On Aug 22 Mary Anne Thygesen wrote: Machine Learning for Hackers
Good introduction on using R for Machine learning Full Review  >

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