The new Microsoft

Ever since my internships there, I've been impressed with MSFT as a company; especially since Satya has taken over. But that was internal. That was how I felt whilst being there. What we're seeing now, (and have started since the release of the Surface Studio) is Microsoft playing Apple's "cool factor" game. Rather, kicking Apple's … Continue reading The new Microsoft

Turing awards 2018

The Turing awards have been announced last week, and I am delighted to find out that the prize this year went to the "godfathers of AI". Yann LeCunn, Yoshua Bengio, and Geoff Hinton have been awarded the most prestigious award in computer science for their contributions to the development of deep learning, or more specifically, … Continue reading Turing awards 2018