Wiki: Neural Networks and Deep Learning: Assignment 1


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Discussion Questions (Write your responses in a reply to this thread)

  • Deep learning is not the only way to create intelligent machines. What are the alternatives to Deep Learning?
  • There is scepticism surrounding the Deep Learning hype, as discussed in this article. What are your opinions on this matter?

Programming assignment:

  • Code up a simple gradient descent algorithm on a linear regression problem (example).

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