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What is machine learning and why it gained so much popularity?

2/21/2018 7:51:07 AM

richa choudhary

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machine learning is used to discover patterns in large amounts of data

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This video is a good description of machine learning. https://youtu.be/WXHM_i-fgGo There are a lot reasons why it gets so popular, but I guess one of the main reasons is the massive amount of research done by big companies. The industry is increasingly using it as a tool to predict all kinds of things they need to know in a lot of different areas. This is a very important part of the next industrial revolution. The concept of machine learning isn't new, but the effectivity of it increased a lot because of new algorithms. Here is an article about machine learning and the 4th industrial revolution: https://medium.com/mmc-writes/the-fourth-industrial-revolution-a-primer-on-artificial-intelligence-ai-ff5e7fffcae1