Pic Credits

Note Taking & Journaling

Whether we are students taking classes in college or working professionals, we do have the need to take note of things during the day to day routine. Depending on how we spend the day and our own personal preferences, note taking can vary a lot from person to person. What’s…


Note: This article is inspired by FAIR’s paper — Rethinking ImageNet Pre-training

From the Abstract: We report competitive results on object detection and instance segmentation on the COCO dataset using standard models trained from random initialization.The results are no worse than their ImageNet pre-training counterparts, with the sole exception of increasing the number of training iterations so the randomly initialized models may…


Pic Credit

When I look back and think of the defining moments of political interest in my life, I can think of two such moments. The first was sometime in 2008 when the popular Telugu movie actor Mr. Chiranjeevi announced his own political party Praja Rajyam Party(PRP). I was in school back…


Introduction: What is Deep Learning?

There has been tremendous development and progress over the past few years in how some technologies have impacted and blended into our human lives. …


Udacity offers several scholarship programs in partnership with leading technology companies like Google, Facebook, KPIT. I got a chance to apply for one of their recent scholarship programs — Udacity KPIT Autonomous Tech Scholarship. As part of this program, the scholars who get accepted will have access to Udacity’s Self…


Pic Credit

There are frequent tech events that keep happening in Bangalore, sometimes more than one good event on the same day. Google’s DevFest Bangalore was scheduled to happen on 13th October and on the same day there was InOut too. And I had to choose which one to attend as I…


TensorFlow Roadshow Bangalore

After having started as an internal project developed by researchers from Google Brain team, TensorFlow has now become the most loved software library of 2018(Stack Overflow’s 2018 survey). Google has made TensorFlow open source in 2015 and ever since then, it has been continuously evolving and also growing in terms…


Pic Credit

Unless you are someone who for some very mystical or other reasons have been living away from technology, you must be very used to what I call the Map Talk — “Can you share the location?”, “Map’s showing a lot of traffic on the way!” etc. Digital and web mapping…


Pic Credit

After Sundar Pichai took the stage and began his Google I/O 2018’s keynote, I started to take a note of interesting things that were being announced and demoed. There were some very interesting demos and announcements, especially for those who are into Deep Learning. I was curious about Gmail’s Smart…


The last time I blogged which was a few days ago, I told myself that the next time I do it, it should be something other than writing about my experience in some tech event. Looks like I should postpone that for another time. Because here I am, writing again…

Avinash

Software Engineer | Conversational AI | Books and Reading | Blog - http://theimgclist.github.io/

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store