The Dot Product

Because I got asked that question in interviews now several times, I figured I will write it down here.

Vectoring Words (Word Embeddings)

How do you represent a word to a neural network? In a neural network, we are viewing things as a vector of real numbers or vector floats. If we are thinking about something like an image, we can take all...

Recursion - Super Power

Recursion can be tricky to grasp. To demonstrate its power we are using the famous “Tower of Hanoi” problem. The “Tower of Hanoi” is a mathematical puzzle which consists of three towers (pegs) and more than one rings is as...

8 Rules for Success

Marc Randolph’s (CEO of Netflix) father gave him a handwritten list of instructions when he was fresh out of college and about to start his first job at age 20.