I had a problem with my email distributor last week. Please check your spam folder. It looks like only 10% of you actually got the last email! But with this email, we should be back on track! I hope you had a lovely holiday season! 2023 is almost here, so let’s hit the ground running with some fascinating machine learning!
this week had more deadlines than days and I’m severely jetlagged. However, this is the 100th issue of this newsletter! How could I not share more awesome things?! Let’s dive into some machine learning!
if you go back and analyse how many newsletters were late and which ones mention that I’m stressed, I think there’s some overlap. But regardless, there has been some amazing machine learning going one, so let’s check those out for a break!
Also welcome to all those 100s new subscribers! We're over 850 now!
I’m back in the office playing catch-up. The last quarter of the year has started, and I feel behind on everything. I know I tend to do too much, but is it finally catching up to me? Anyways, let’s catch up on some awesome machine learning!
it’s been a while! My vacation made me forget the time, as it should, so I completely missed last week. Apologies! But I’m back at my desk now. Full of energy. Ready to take on the world of machine learning! So let’s dive in.
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You know the advice to not “copy and paste commands” because it’s unsafe and you still always do? Shellfirm tries to secure your shell for risky command patterns like deleting everything with rm -rf *
I just emerged on a beautiful beach in Mozambique after 3 days of travelling, apologies for the delay! The next few newsletter issues will be reduced to still share awesome things with you, while honoring that I am on vacation. But I genuinely enjoy writing these issues too much to skip them completely, so let’s dive into some machine learning!
In these anniversary issues, I like to go through the last year of writing this weekly newsletter and see what everyone liked. So, in case you missed these awesome links, this is what everyone else enjoyed!
it’s finally cooling down over here. The sun is nice and all, but above 20°C, my brain just stops working. But that shouldn’t stop us from finding some awesome machine learning and some Python this week! Let’s dive right in!
it's been a mixed bag of a week. The weather is great and I made fantastic progress, but the state of the world is still shocking. Anyways, let's look at some machine learning.
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Pen and Paper Exercises in Machine Learning just dropped. It’s fairly basic with a focus on math instead of applied ML or models, but insightful in that regard and great for preparation for technical interviews.
I went viral this week and put a massive amount of effort into creating content. I would say it already paid off. We are now 400 subscribers strong. Welcome to all the new folks! Let’s dive into some machine learning awesomeness!
I had a fairly frustrating week, dealing with things breaking and some migraines from the rapid weather changes. But that won’t keep us from some awesome machine learning, now does it? Here we go!
Also check out the new segment on data stories!
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Deepmind was inspired by the successes of large language models lately, so they extended this innovation to reinforcement learning, introducing a general agent that can perform many different tasks out of the box.
the weather over here has been incredible this week, so I have been going out as much as possible. Additionally, I have started writing more again, which feels great. But let’s dive into our weekly machine learning:
I’m back! Apologies for the one-week hiatus, but the anxiety around the current world got the better of me causing some health issues. Regardless, we have some great links (and things that might help if you too are suffering). Let’s do some machine learning!
between robots and a better view of Arxiv Preprints, I wrote a long piece about how I unscheduled my time to beat procrastination and reclaim my personal life.
My time as a PhD instilled a bit of an unhealthy imbalance, which I am now working on undoing. Please let me know what you think, as this is breaking the short form of this newsletter a bit. I’ll never break with the awesome links though, let’s go!
I moved to Germany on New Year’s Day. Since everything in Germany works a bit slower, I will only get internet next week. But my limited consumption of awesome machine learning shall not hold us back. To the links!