AlphaGo Zero: An overview of the algorithm

Jessica YungArtificial Intelligence, HighlightsLeave a Comment

In this post I go through the algorithms presented in the groundbreaking AlphaGo Zero paper using pseudocode. The objective is to provide a high-level idea of what the model does. Why AlphaGo Zero matters Last week, Google DeepMind published their final iteration of AlphaGo, AlphaGo Zero. To say its performance is remarkable is an understatement. AlphaGo Zero made two breakthroughs: … Read More

How I completed Udacity’s Machine Learning ND in just over one month

Jessica YungCareers, Education, Machine LearningLeave a Comment

How can we learn more effectively in a short amount of time? In this post, I describe how I went about finishing Udacity’sĀ Machine Learning NanodegreeĀ in about a month when it usually takes 6-12 months. I hope this will give you some insight and ideas as to how you might work more effectively to accomplish your own learning goals. Sections in … Read More