Web Picks (week of 2 November 2015)

Every two weeks, we find the most interesting data science links from around the web and collect them in Data Science Briefings, the DataMiningApps newsletter. Subscribe now for free if you want to be the first to get up to speed on interesting resources.

  • Theoretical Motivations for Deep Learning
    This post explores the idea that if we can successfully learn multiple levels of representation then we can generalize well. It hence outlines theoretical motivations towards the use of deep learning based techniques.