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Machine Learning

  • Machine Learning, meet Computer Vision – Part 2

    This blog post is co-authored by Jamie Shotton , Antonio Criminisi and Sebastian Nowozin of Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK. In our last post , we introduced you to the field of computer vision and talked about a powerful approach, classifying pixels...
  • Exploration: Data Science... with Mario Garzia

    This blog post is authored by Mario Garzia, Partner Data Sciences Architect, Technology and Research Data Science and “big data” have become 21 st century buzzwords in the tech industry. Yet in many ways the term “Big Data”...
  • Vowpal Wabbit for Fast Learning

    This blog post is authored by John Langford , Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, New York City. Vowpal Wabbit is an open source machine learning (ML) system sponsored by Microsoft. VW is the essence of speed in machine learning, able to learn...
  • Machine Learning, meet Computer Vision

    This blog post is co-authored by Jamie Shotton , Antonio Criminisi and Sebastian Nowozin of Microsoft Research, Cambridge, UK. Computer vision, the field of building computer algorithms to automatically understand the contents of images, grew out of...
  • In Conversation with John Platt

    You’ve heard from John Platt a few times on this site, including his introductory post on What is Machine Learning? and this piece where he talks about Twenty Years of Machine Learning at Microsoft . Larry Larsen from Channel 9 recently got the...
  • Machine Learning Summer School at CMU

    This blog post is authored by Markus Weimer , Principal Scientist at Microsoft Eight years ago, I made the 24-hour journey from my college town of Darmstadt, Germany, to Canberra, Australia to attend a Machine Learning Summer School (MLSS) there. Why...
  • Machine Learning and Text Analytics

    The following post is from Dr. Ashok Chandra , Distinguished Scientist at Microsoft Research and Dhyanesh Narayanan , Program Manager at Microsoft Research When I (Ashok) was a student at the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory in the 70’s...
  • Users Embrace Azure ML Public Preview

    This blog post is authored by Roger Barga , Group Program Manager for Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Last month we announced Microsoft Azure Machine Learning and, this week, we made it available for public preview at our Worldwide Partner Conference...
  • How Azure ML Partners are Innovating for their Customers

    This blog post is authored by Joseph Sirosh , Corporate Vice President of Machine Learning at Microsoft. Last week, Microsoft announced a preview release of Azure Machine Learning (Azure ML) which is now available for customers and partners to try...
  • Machine Learning for Industry: A Case Study

    This blog post is authored by Chris Burges , Principal Research Manager at Microsoft Research, Redmond. Hi, I’m Chris Burges. Over my last 14 years at Microsoft, and my previous 14 at Bell Labs, I’ve spent much of my time dabbling with...
  • Recommendations Everywhere

    This blog post is authored by Thore Graepel , Principal Researcher at Microsoft. Good recommendations are needed everywhere. Whether you are looking for a movie you might enjoy watching or a book that you might enjoy reading or even suggestions for...
  • Twenty Years of Machine Learning at Microsoft

    This blog post is authored by John Platt , a Distinguished Scientist at Microsoft Research. People may not realize it: Microsoft has more than twenty years of experience in creating machine learning systems and applying them to real problems. This...
  • What is Machine Learning?

    This blog post is authored by John Platt , a Distinguished Scientist at Microsoft Research. Hi, I’m John Platt. For 17 years now, I’ve been creating and using machine learning (ML) algorithms at Microsoft. ML has become very popular lately...
  • The Joy (and Hard Work) of Machine Learning

    This blog post is authored by Joseph Sirosh . Few people appreciate the enormous potential of machine learning (ML) in enterprise applications. I was lucky enough to get a taste of its potential benefits just a few months into my first job. It was...
  • Machine Learning at Microsoft

    This blog post is authored by Joseph Sirosh , Corporate Vice President of Machine Learning at Microsoft. Some months ago, my colleague and friend John Platt and I were bouncing around a few ideas to disseminate the deep advances and practical expertise...